BC3 @ Cranberry

BC3 @ Cranberry offers a variety of programs to prepare you for a career or transfer to a four-year institution. Whether you are interested in social work or graphic design, or transferring to earn your bachelor's degree, BC3 is the Smart Place to Start.

Fall 2016: Registration Dates

Now - August 3
Monday & Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

August 3 – August 26
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Evening hours available by appointment.

Fall 2016: Sessions & Fast Track

BC3 offers flexible options that fit your schedule. There are 6 opportunities to enroll throughout the semester:

Fall Sessions

Classroom, online, or hybrid classes

Fast Track

Accelerated, 5-week online classes

Associate Degree Programs

Earn an associate degree at BC3 @ Cranberry and transfer BC3 credits to earn a bachelor's degree. BC3 credits are recognized by public, private, and online 4-year colleges and universities.

~ Courses only. Nursing, R.N. degree available on Main Campus.

* Students who complete a degree in one of these programs can transfer to any Pennsylvania state institution with junior standing.

Certificate Programs & Professional Education

Human Resource Management
  • Compensation: Pay & Benefits
  • Employee & Labor Relations
  • Employee Training & Development
  • Recruiting, Selection, and Hiring
  • The Role of the HR Professional

Leadership & Supervision

Certificate and Professional Education Programs are noncredit and offerings vary from semester to semester.

Scheduled Open Enrollment Training - Workplace Skills

  • Basic Excel – Business
  • PowerPoint Made Easy
  • Intermediate Excel 2013 – Business
  • One Note
  • Cloud Basics for Business
  • Enhanced Business Skills for the Workplace Week 1: Business Etiquette & Work Ethic
  • Enhanced Business Skills for the Workplace Week 2: Communication
  • Enhanced Business Skills for the Workplace Week 3: Project Management
  • Enhanced Business Skills for the Workplace Week 4: Adaptability / Change Leadership
  • Leadership II: Building Cathedrals #1– Management vs. Leadership
  • Leadership II: Building Cathedrals #2- Building A Winning Team
  • Leadership II: Building Cathedrals #3- Are You a Change Driver or Passenger?
  • Leadership II: Building Cathedrals #4- Playing in the Organizational Sandbox
  • Leadership II: Building Cathedrals #5- Meeting Leadership Challenges
  • Tactical Sales

Tuition & Fees: 2016-2017

BC3 offers an affordable, quality education. 75% of students receive financial aid and 80% receive grants and scholarships that help them to graduate debt-free!

Credit Classes:
Butler County Residents:
$153 per credit - Classroom
$178 per credit - Online
Pennsylvania Residents:
$257 per credit - Classroom
$282 per credit - Online

There is a flat tuition rate for students who take 12-17 credits per semester.