Advanced Technology Improves Program at BCC

Brunswick Community College is proud to announce the purchase of the Amatrol Environmental Application System and Thermal Troubleshooting System for the Heating/Air Conditioning program. The state of the art troubleshooting training equipment consists of a mobile workstation, vapor-compression type thermal system, thermal multi-meter, gauge/manifold assembly, computer-based fault insertion system, student learning material for both theory Read More

Gone, but never forgotten: BCC honors heroes

SUPPLY — Never forget — That’s the message retired firefighters sent to a patriotic crowd at Brunswick Community College on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks that took the lives of nearly 3,000 American civilians, including 343 New York City firefighters. For the 11th consecutive year, a memorial service was held on Read More

Brunswick County Launches “1,000 in 100” Initiative

(Bolivia) – Beginning October 1, 2014, teams of workforce development partners from Brunswick County will begin visiting local businesses to hear their challenges and successes related to finding and retaining high-quality employees. These visits are part of Governor Pat McCrory’s “1,000 in 100” initiative announced last spring as part of NCWorks. “1,000 in 100” refers Read More

BCC Program Notches Perfect Pass Rate for Seventh Consecutive Year

For a seventh consecutive year, students in the practical nursing program at BCC have passed the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) with a 100 percent rate. Led by program director Tanya Mace and lead nursing instructor Shaylene Ball,the practical nursing curriculum prepares students to provide nursing care to children and adults. Twenty students took the Read More

New at BCC, Marine Biotechnology

BOLIVIA, NC – Brunswick Community College (BCC) announced today that it will offer a new degree program this fall. The new program, an Associate in Applied Science degree in Marine Biotechnology, will be offered beginning in the fall semester, which starts August 18, 2014.  Brunswick Community College the only Community College in NC that currently Read More

BCC Early Childhood Center to Hold Open House

Join the Early Childhood Education Center for Open House on July 23rd. Early Childhood Center Enrolling Flyer

BCC Graduates Receive Diplomas at Spring Commencement

Brunswick Community College Celebrated Commencement on May 9th.  Read the full story here:  http://www.brunswickbeacon.com/content/bcc-graduates-receive-diplomas-spring-commencement

Duke Energy awards $181,100 to Brunswick Community College

SUPPLY, N.C. – Duke Energy and Brunswick Community College today announced an $181,100 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funds will be used to furnish a lab for a basic machining program to train and prepare individuals for jobs in the metalwork industry. The grant will also be used to purchase equipment needed to Read More

BCC’s Summerlin makes nutrition fun for kids at camp

Just after turning 36, Lori Summerlin made a major reboot in her life, leaving a lunch-bucket construction job to begin a career in education dedicated to the health, fitness and nutrition of fellow citizens in Brunswick County.  Click here to continue reading.

NC Community Colleges Launch NCReady4Work

Learning Summits Focused on Identifying Best Practices and Barriers in Workforce Development RALEIGH – Workforce plays a key role in the location, retention and global competitiveness of businesses in 2014.  The North Carolina Community College System is launching a strategic planning initiative focused on ensuring North Carolina’s workforce is number one in the nation. The Read More