Institutional Closing

alert icon BCTC campuses and offices will be closed starting on December 16, 2017. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 with normal operating hours. Have a wonderful holiday and a great new year!

Accreditation and Compliance Statements

College Accreditation

Bluegrass Community and Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bluegrass Community and Technical College.

Note: The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution's significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.

EEO Statements

BCTC utilizes two basic non-discrimination statements for stationery, publications, advertisements, and websites. The long statement is recommended for use on all publications except when space is limited due to the size of the communication piece.

Short EEO Statement:
BCTC is an equal educational and employment opportunity institution.

Long EEO Statement:
The Kentucky Community and Technical College System is an equal educational and employment opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, family medical history, or genetic information. Further, we vigilantly prevent discrimination based on sexual orientation, parental status, marital status, political affiliation, military service, or any other non-merit based factor.

Publications
Short EEO Statement
Long EEO Statement
Recruitment Materials (small pieces) mini-viewbooks, financial aid brochures, program brochures, print ads, postcards, direct mail pieces, posters, etc.) X
Recruitment Materials (large multi-page pieces such as large viewbooks, etc.) X
General Advertising print ads, posters, flyers, etc. X
Official Reports (Business Plan, Profile, Annual Reports, Board of Regents materials, etc.) X
Admission materials applications, financial aid materials, checklists, etc. X
KCTCS Catalog X
Employment package for potential employees X
Website X
Employment Ads X

Bluegrass Community and Technical College Compliance with Regulations

Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) is committed to a policy of providing educational opportunities to all qualified students regardless of economic or social status, and will not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, family medical history, or genetic information. Further, we vigilantly prevent discrimination based on sexual orientation, parental status, marital status, political affiliation, military service, or any other non-merit based factor.

Compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, which prohibits sex discrimination, and with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is coordinated by Jane Goatley, Director of Human Resources, 500 Newtown Pike, Administration Building, Room 207, Lexington, KY 40508-1207, (859) 246-6704. Efforts to comply with the laws and regulations applicable to people with disabilities are also coordinated by Jane Goatley, Director of Human Resources, as required by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Questions concerning compliance with regulations may be directed to the Bluegrass Community and Technical College s Director of Human Resources or to the Director of the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Philadelphia, PA.

BCTC is in compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 and the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendment of 1989. Questions may be directed to the BCTC s Student Affairs Office or the Director of Human Resources Office.

Questions about admission to the college should be directed to the Admissions Office.