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BSCTC Offers 8-week Courses

PRESTONSBURG, KY. – BSCTC is gearing up for another great session of classes beginning October 18. This eight-week session offers classes to build your better life with workforce training, general education courses, and technical education courses. We have a lot to offer you—if you are ready to begin that career you’ve always considered. If a new career is a new idea for you, let’s get started this October! 

The eight-week program is a fast-track through courses that are also offered in a traditional semester timeframe. President Sherry Zylka, a community college graduate herself, stated, “Life happens, and plans change. BSCTC provides the opportunity to focus and complete requirements sooner. We are proud to provide the answer for so many people who choose education with flexibility.”

New students can follow these easy steps to navigate the admissions process:

  • Complete an admissions application online at
  • Apply for financial aid by completing the FAFSA at
  • Schedule an advising session by calling 606-886-3863 

Big Sandy Community & Technical College (BSCTC) provides accessible quality educational opportunities for student success, promotes economic growth and enhances the quality of Life of its constituents.  As the region’s premier community and technical college, BSCTC is recognized as the first choice for higher education; academic achievement; cultural enrichment; student success; and community, workforce and economic development.  With campuses in Prestonsburg, Paintsville, Hager Hill and Pikeville, BSCTC offers 30 programs and more than 200 credentials. Visit to learn more.

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