President Neupauer

Welcome to Butler County Community College!

You are going to love BC3.

You are going to love attending small classes. BC3 has a 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio.

You are going to love attending small classes close to home. BC3 has locations in Brockway, Butler Township, Cranberry Township, Ford City, Hermitage and New Castle.

You are going to love attending small classes close to home and saving money. Seventy percent of BC3 graduates are debt-free.

You are going to love attending small classes close to home, saving money and saving time. BC3 offers a 10-week online session and three five-week online Fast Track sessions every semester.

You are going to love learning. BC3’s menu includes 56 two-year career and transfer associate degree programs, and 22 certificate and workplace certificate programs. You can even receive one hour of tutoring for each course each week at BC3. Free.

You are going to love learning about the transferability of BC3’s credits. BC3 has nearly 500 outgoing transfer agreements with colleges and universities across Pennsylvania. Students who complete an associate degree in any one of 12 select BC3 programs can transfer to a Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education institution with junior standing.

You are going to love learning about the transferability of BC3’s credits, and the possibility of staying on our oak-tree-lined campus. BC3 has partnerships with senior institutions that allow students to pursue bachelor’s degrees right here in Butler Township.

You are going to love building your future at a college beloved by its graduates. An average of 98 percent of alumni who responded to post-commencement surveys since 2014 indicated they would recommend BC3.

You are going to love building your future and becoming a graduate of the community college ranked No. 1 in Pennsylvania five times since 2015, most recently by BestColleges.com.

You are going to love BC3.

And BC3 is going to love having you.

Dr. Nicholas C. Neupauer
President, Butler County Community College

The Shaffer Walking Trail

A Clear Path Forward

This Plan describes the Pathways BC3 will take to achieve and sustain our mission and vision as the community’s college.

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Master Plan

Campus analysis and Master Plan information has been approved by the BC3 Board of Trustees and presented to the BC3 Education Foundation, Inc. Board, faculty, staff and administrators.