Upcoming Network Outage / Service Delay

alert icon (1) Upcoming Network Outage: On Saturday, August 5th from 7:30AM to roughly 5:00PM, many of our servers and services will be unavailable due to extensive electrical work in the main server room at Newtown Campus. Network and phone service may also be disrupted during this time. (2) Service Delay: We are currently experiencing longer load times for our online application. We apologize for this delay and appreciate your patience.
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Dedication Ceremony of Georgetown-Scott County Advanced Manufacturing Center

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Augusta A. Julian, Ed.D.
Bluegrass Community and
Technical College

President's Perspectives

June 22, 2017

Read, learn, and apply your knowledge to improve your world

I like to read. I read professional journals, fiction and non-fiction books, newspapers, essays, articles, magazines, BLOGS, tweets, postings, and comments. I listen to webinars, conference calls, presentations, and speeches. I listen to news and commentary. You get the picture.
June 9, 2017

Come to BCTC for the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Program

The Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Program is an exciting opportunity for people who want to get trained quickly for high wage, high demand careers. The program was approved as part of the 2016-18 Commonwealth budget and is currently operating under an Executive Order from Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin.
May 23, 2017

Perceptions of Community Colleges

A recent article by Paul Fain in Inside Higher Ed reported on the value Americans place on higher education. A new survey has been conducted by New America, a think tank based in Washington, D.C.
April 26, 2017

Celebrating Achievement

On May 7 this year, we will hold Commencement for the 2017 graduating class of BCTC. It is my favorite time of year. I am struck each year with the dual meaning of that word. “Commencement” is used to denote a graduation or degree-completion ceremony, and also the opposite, a beginning.
March 7, 2017

The 4 Disciplines of Execution

At BCTC, we have begun a new initiative based on the research and strategies offered in The 4 Disciplines of Execution by Chris McChesney, Sean Covey, and Jim Huling, and published by FranklinCovey in 2012.