Lifelong Learning

Join us for opportunities that will enrich your personal life by expanding your knowledge and skills. Classes are offered for all ages and skill levels throughout the year at a variety of sites, with new classes beginning every day.

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Lifelong Learning Schedule | Fall 2023

Butler, Cranberry & Online
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Lawrence, Mercer & Online
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View, register and pay for courses online using the category links below.


Call our staff to register and pay for courses using a Mastercard, Visa, Discover or American Express credit card.


Download and print a registration form. Checks should be made payable to Butler County Community College. Completed forms can be mailed to BC3 Lifelong Learning, P.O. Box 1203, Butler, PA 16003-1203.



Online Classes

Our instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. Courses are project-oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. You can complete any course entirely from your home or office, any time of the day or night.

  • Expert Instructor
  • 24-Hour Access
  • Online Discussion Areas
  • 6 Weeks of Instruction
  • Course Sessions Begin Monthly

Call us or visit Ed2Go to register.

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  • Accounting & Finance
  • College Readiness
  • Computer Applications
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing & Social Media
  • Personal Development
  • Teachers & Educators
  • Test Preparation
  • And More!


Create Your Own Class

Have an idea for a Lifelong Learning course? Want to learn about a subject with your friends? Tell us! We will work to find an instructor and provide the course at a reasonable cost. Contact Paul Lucas, Director of Lifelong Learning.


Call For Instructors

Are you passionate about a certain subject and enjoy teaching others? Share your knowledge through a new Lifelong Learning class at BC3. We are always looking for new ideas and enthusiastic instructors! Send your course proposal and resume to Paul Lucas, Lifelong Learning Director.


Have questions? Contact us!

Paul Lucas
Director of Lifelong Learning
724.287.8711, ext. 8504

Kristen Schooley
Lifelong Learning Secretary
724.287.8711, ext. 8419

Bella Smith
Lifelong Learning Secretary (PT)
724.287.8711, ext. 8301