Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) is a complete educational institution providing access to educational, cultural and social opportunities to students.
This college is an excellent learning experience for students who are getting ready for direct entry into the workforce once they graduate, or want to transfer to a baccalaureate institution and for community members who seek to improve their knowledge and skills.
Big Sandy has available programs and courses that offer diplomas, certificates and associate degrees.
Associate in Applied Science Degree programs is designed for students who complete the requirements of a career program. This program offers careers in Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene, Respiratory Care and Nursing. Diploma and Certificate Programs includes Practical Nursing.
To be admitted in the nursing career, you must provide the application for admission, official high school transcript or GED official score report, transcripts of all post-secondary education or training, attend a pre-admission nursing conference and complete a nursing program application.
General admission process demands students to be at least 16 years of age, fill out the Application for Admission, submit an official copy of the high school transcript or GED scores and submit qualified entrance test scores.
BSCTC provides services such as bookstore, counseling center, financial Aid, distance learning, tutoring, learning center, library, clubs and organization and instructors site.
This college has other campuses: Hager Hill, Mayo, Pikeville and Prestonsburg.