The Higher Learning Commission accredits Bluefield State University. The Commission may be contacted at https://www.hlcommission.org
The following Engineering technology programs are accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology 415 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, telephone (410) 347-7700, and http://www.abet.org. (A.S.) Civil Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology; (B.S.) Civil Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, and Mechanical Engineering Technology. Bluefield State University is a member of the American Society for Engineering Education.
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 Atlanta, GA, 30326, telephone (404) 975-5000. http://www.acenursing.org
The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Bluefield State University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001 (202) 887-6791.
The Associate Degree Radiologic Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, (JRCERT) 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606, telephone (312) 704-5300.
Programs in Teacher Education are accredited by the to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), 1140 19th Street NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C. 20036, telephone (202) 223-0077, and are approved by the West Virginia Department of Education. Bluefield State University is a member of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.
The Business Administration and Accountancy programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th Street, Suite 420, Overland Park, Kansas 66213, telephone (913) 339-9356.