Accreditations

 

In June of 2006, Butler County Community College received a re-accreditation from the Middle State's Commission on Higher Education for the next 10 years and 43 commendations from the self-study evaluation team.

Middle State's Commission on Higher Education Commendations

BC3 was commended for its comprehensive education and cultural enrichment programs, grant support for off-campus sites, resource allocation, student support services and professional development of its faculty. The Public Safety and EMS programs, Graphic Design program, FACETS art and literary magazine and Distance Education online courses were singled out as outstanding in the report.

Nursing Program Approval and Accreditation 

Butler County Community College's Nursing Program is approved by the Pennsylvania  State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Accreditations & Awards

Middle States Association
Butler County Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission On Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; Phone: 217-662-5606; Fax: 215-662-5501; www.msche.org.

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
Butler County Community College is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. (ACBSP) for the offering of all business programs that culminate in the Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science Degrees.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
The Butler County Community College Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA, 30326. Phone: 404.975.5000; www.acenursing.org

BC3 Associate Degree Nursing Program
The Butler County Community College is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA, 30326.
Phone: 404.975.5000;  www.acenursing.org

BC3 Physical Therapist Assistant Program
The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Butler County Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.

American Association of Medical Assistants
The Medical Assistant Program is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), on recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants' Endowment (AAMAE).