Admissions Guidelines

Thank you for your interest in Big Sandy Community and Technical College! We recommend that you take a look around the website to get a feel for what attending college at BSCTC will be like. Once you decide to apply, this section will provide all the information that you'll need to do so!

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Admission Requirements

Prospective students must meet certain criteria in order to be admitted to the Big Sandy Community and Technical College.

A completed application must be either completed online or downloaded, printed, and completed from the section "How to Apply" of the admissions website.

What additional information will I need to submit?

You'll need to provide:

  • your high school diploma or GED test scores
  • scores from a placement test such as the ACT, KYOTE, or TABE A
  • an official transcript from all post-secondary institutions attended

In order for a transcript to be considered "Official," it must come directly from the school. 

Are there other requirements?

Students must be at least 16 years of age to enroll.

If you want to enter a technical program or other selective programs, you may have a few more special requirements. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions or a counselor a few months before you plan to begin your studies.

Are there any other admission restrictions?

Not at all. If you meet the general requirements for admission, you will be considered regardless of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability.