|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Bluefield College and can I get accepted? The school has a 99% acceptance rate ranking it #45 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,525 out of 1,534 applicants were admitted making Bluefield College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent. Bluefield College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Bluefield College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||540|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||1070|
|Average SAT Score||990|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Bluefield College?
Bluefield College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 810. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #33 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 69 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1070 and Above||Good||>99%|
|985 to 1070||Avg +||99%-99%|
|900 to 985||Avg -||98%-99%|
|815 to 900||Reach||97%-98%|
|Less than 815||Low||<97%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Bluefield College?
Admission data indicates that Bluefield College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #33 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 30 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Bluefield College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>99%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||99%-99%|
|16 to 19||Avg -||98%-99%|
|13 to 16||Reach||97%-98%|
|Less than 13||Low||<97%|
What GPA do you need to get into Bluefield College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Bluefield College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Bluefield College was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #37 in Virginia for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.0 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Bluefield College accepts 99% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||17%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||10%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||24%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||14%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||3%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
66% of Bluefield College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||0%|
|Top 25% of class||0%|
|Top 50% of class||66%|
|Bottom 50% of class||34%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||8%||16%||12%|
Applicants have 343 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Aug 31, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Bluefield College is $0.
What are the requirements for admission to Bluefield College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=231554 IPEDS survey data for Bluefield College.
69% of students submit their SAT scores to Bluefield College. 30% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
99% of those who apply are granted admission to Bluefield College. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 900 and 1070. 69% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 22. 30% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.