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Main Phone Number: (606) 886-3863

The Region’s First Choice in Higher Education

Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) is committed to quality educational opportunities for student success, promotes economic growth and enhances the quality of life of its constituents. With campuses in Prestonsburg, Pikeville, Paintsville and Hager Hill, BSCTC offers 30 academic and technical programs and more than 200 credentials with an emphasis on innovation in learning and student access, transfer and success.

Celebrating more than 75 years of educational excellence, BSCTC features multiple career pathways for students. Our Go2Work program allows for accelerated training that leads to rewarding, high-demand and high-wage careers in two years or less. For those seeking to continue their education at a four-year school, our Go2Transfer program allows you to get your basics close to home and transfer with ease – for a fraction of the cost of other colleges. Choose the academic program that best fits your needs.

Our caring faculty and staff take a personal approach to your education. By offering small class sizes in modern, state-of-the-art facilities, your success is our top priority. We also realize students need convenience, and that’s why