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Make Priority Registration Your Priority!

Perhaps you have taken a few months off from school to figure out what you want to do with your life. Maybe you are really thinking about changing careers? Now is the time to take those necessary steps to plan your future with Big Sandy Community & Technical College (BSCTC). Priority registration begins October 18 and runs through November 15. While these are certainly not the only days you can register for the spring semester, they are the beginning days of spring enrollment.

Priority registration is the best time to plan your career with the experts in our advising center, apply for financial aid and register for classes that make sense with your demanding schedule.

“There is no better time than the present to begin your better life. With over 30 academic programs and more than 200 credentials, BSCTC can provide a pathway to your career goals,” stated President Sherry Zylka.

From fast program training with our Workforce Solutions to technical hands-on careers and traditional college transfer pathways, BSCTC offers many options to help you accomplish your goals. A college degree from BSCTC can save you thousands of college dollars right here at home.

New students can also 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

You are also welcomed to simply stop by any of our campus locations (Paintsville, Prestonsburg, or Pikeville) and create the plan that will catapult you into your better life in a very short time!


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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