Education and Behavioral Sciences Division
BC3 Education and Behavioral Sciences Programs
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The following 2-year programs enable students to develop the knowledge and professional skills necessary to start a career upon graduation:
- Child Development Education, A.A.S.
- Park and Recreation Management
Out of the total number of students enrolled at BC3, 70% transfer their credits to a 4-year college or university. BC3 credits are recognized by public, private, and online 4-year colleges and universities. Students who complete an associate degree in one of the PASSHE* programs can transfer to any Pennsylvania state institution with junior standing:
- Early Childhood Education (Pre K-4), A.A.*
- Physical Education
- Psychology, A.A.*
- Secondary Education - English Option, A.S.
- Secondary Education - Social Studies Option, A.S.
- Social Work, A.A.*
* PASSHE - PA State System of Higher Education
The following certificate programs can be completed within a year and provide students with a foundation and/or expand their knowledge base.
* Workplace Certificate - Specific skill development for a particular profession
Contact Our Faculty
Campbell, Dr. Diana - Health and Physical Education
Calhoun, Chris A. - Park and Recreation Management
Galante, Mary Beth - Early Childhood Education (Pre K - 4)
Hanks, Ashley - Social Work
Lindsay, Annie - Education Faculty and Praxis Program Director
Long, Stephanie - Early Childhood Education (PreK-4)
Philson, Melissa - Psychology
Sarabok, Jennifer - Psychology
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 Psychology, A.A. from BC3 and transfer credits towards a Psychology , B.A. from La Roche College