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Visitors and Community

Big Sandy Community and Technical College is your college.

Big Sandy Community and Technical College is committed to providing accessible, high-quality opportunities to meet the educational and workforce needs of the residents of the Big Sandy region. With campuses in Prestonsburg, Pikeville, Paintsville and Hager Hill, BSCTC offers more than 25 academic and technical programs with an emphasis on innovation in learning and student access, transfer and success.

 


Visit BSCTC

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions Big Sandy has four convenient campus locations across eastern Kentucky. Follow these links for maps and detailed driving instructions to each of our regional campuses. Whether you are beginning your journey in post-secondary education, returning to school or seeking to complete one of our many certificate and short-term training programs, BSCTC has a place for you.

East Kentucky Science Center & Planetarium

East Kentucky Science Center & PlanetariumLooking for an educational adventure that is out of this world? Visit the East Kentucky Science Center on the campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Prestonsburg and we can take you to the stars or even the edge of space and time with one of our many exciting planetarium shows.

Alumni Association

Alumni AssociationThousands of you attended or graduated from one of our institutions and others of you are currently enrolled.No doubt about it, some of the best experiences come through forming friendships with faculty, staff and students. Wouldnt you like to reconnect with those with whom you have lost touch?

Events

news & EventsFrom academic presentations, concerts, Science Center, holidays, and more. There is always something happening on our BSCTC Campuses. Find out what's coming up at BSCTC and plan your visit today.

 

 


Lifelong Learning

Workforce Solutions

Workforce SolutionsBig Sandy Community and Technical College provides many types of training to the community. Our traditional programs offer degrees, diplomas, and certificates. We also have programs where companies or community groups may request specialized training.

Adult Education

Adult EducationIt's never too late for a new beginning. Get Your GED, Improve Your Job Skills, Prepare for Testing, and more. BSCTC hosts Adult Education centers in Johnson Co. and Floyd Co. Our GED classes are completely free. We provide the books, class materials, and experienced instructors to help you earn your high school equivalence at your own pace.

 

 


Community Programs

Speakers Bureau

SpeakersBureauThe Speakers Bureau of BSCTC lists employees of Big Sandy Community and Technical College who have volunteered to serve as public speakers on a wide variety of topics in varying formats, from information sharing to hands-on activities.

 

 



News

 
July 19, 2017

New President Selected for Big Sandy

Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) President Jay K. Box announced today the appointment of Dr. Sherry Zylka as president of Big Sandy Community and Technical College.
July 10, 2017

BSCTC graduate working as Associate Editor for the Register of the Kentucky Historical Society

Dr. Stephanie Lang sits at her office at the Kentucky Historical Society and thinks about her journey through higher education and into employment.
July 10, 2017

WellCare: Working Toward a Healthier Kentucky

WellCare's Nonprofit Foundation Supports the Community College System in Kentucky With $50,000 Worth of Scholarships
July 10, 2017

Big Sandy student selected as Eastern Regional Director of Kentucky Association of Nursing Students

Tonya Shepherd, a second-year nursing student at Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC), has been named the Eastern Regional Director of the Kentucky Association of Nursing Students (KANS).
July 6, 2017

Finalists Named in Presidential Search for Big Sandy Community and Technical College

Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) President Jay K. Box announced today the finalists for the position of president/CEO of Big Sandy Community College and Technical College (BSCTC).