Nursing & Allied Health Division
BC3 Health Care Programs provide clinically-based learning experiences that prepare graduates for employment in numerous settings.
The BC3 Nursing, R.N. program is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
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: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.
The BC3 Medical Assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (AAMAE).
The following 2-year programs enable students to develop the technical and professional skills necessary to start a career upon graduation:
- Medical Assistant, A.A.S.
- Nursing, R.N., A.A.S.
- From 2014-2015, 86.49% of NCLEX test takers who graduated from BC3’s Nursing, R.N. program passed the test on the first time.
- Physical Therapist Assistant, A.A.S.
- Technical Trades - Massage Therapy Management option, A.A.S.
- Technical Trades - Radiologic Technology, A.A.S. (Armstrong)
- Technical Trades - Radiologic Technology, A.A.S. (Sharon)
Botinovch, Karen, MSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
Carney, Julia, MSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
DeVore, Amy - Assistant Professor, Program Director Medical Asst.
Esplen, Ashlee PTA, MS, CMT - Professor, ACCE PTA Program, Coordinator Massage Therapy Program
Fallow, Theresa MSN, BSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
Griffie, Melissa BSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
Jurysta, Sherri - Instructor
Kenny, Kristine MSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
Kruger, Randall MPT - Instructor, Program Director PTA
Lasanich, Jessica BSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
Ratti, Diane MSN, RN, CRNP - Professor, Nursing
Tiche, Nichole L., MSN, BSN, RN - Instructor, Nursing
Earn a Bachelor's Degree at BC3
Unique partnerships with 4-year colleges & universities give students the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree on main campus. Students earn an associate degree from BC3 and transfer credits towards completing a bachelor’s degree with curriculum and instruction offered on main campus by the 4-year college or university. Courses are offered in the classroom, online, through ITV, or as a hybrid.
Earn a Nursing, R.N., A.A.S. from BC3 and transfer credits towards a Nursing, B.S.N., from Chatham University