N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,804

Avg.Financial Aid

003240

FAFSA Code

About Butler County Community College (BC3)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,305

Website

www.bc3.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

Butler County Community College was established in 1965 and it is a community college headquartered in Butler Township, Pennsylvania. The College was earlier part of the Butler Community College which was formed way back in 1927. The College is committed to fostering a supportive, student-centered environment that values integrity, diversity, and excellence. Their goals are multifold. 

They aim to provide programs and services to students that enable diverse students to explore, clarify and achieve educational goals and offer professional and personal development options that support work performance and employee well-being to the faculty. Butler County Community College campus also offers affordable tuition and for both their online and campus students. 

  • It has a student-faculty ratio of 16:1

  • The College accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). 

  • The College's notable alumni are Shaun Smith, David Irons, Stephen Jackson, and Markus White.


Online Education at Butler County Community College

Several factors like day-care, job schedules, long commutes, and tuition costs can come in the way of earning our college degree. As a solution, the College has provided the option of online courses in which most courses are taken entirely in a virtual setting but some are blended, meaning that some of the coursework is completed on campus.

  • The College offers 3 online programs across multiple disciplines. College majors include Business Management.


Reviews

The reviews show that the college is more than satisfactory and has several positives reviews. Some of them are given below -

  • Teachers are always available for clarification and are very approachable. 

  • Flexible schedule and timings with excellent management who are always available to help students reach their goals.

  • Collaborative and supportive students. The actual student of the college is very diverse and one can get to meet individuals from all parts of the world.

Location & Contact

Address

107 College Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7242878711
Fax: 7242878711
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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

N/A

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$3,938

Average Annual Cost

$6,390

Books And Supplies

$1,400

Other Fees

$1,560

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

60%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

44%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

34%

Male Professors

66%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business/Commerce, General

63 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

62 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

53 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

47 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

46 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

33 Graduates

Psychology, General

29 Graduates

Education, General

24 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

22 Graduates

Social Work

21 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

17 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

16 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

14 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

10 Graduates

Somatic Bodywork and Related Therap...

9 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

9 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

9 Graduates

Electromechanical Instrumentation a...

8 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

8 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

7 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

6 Graduates

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement,...

6 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

5 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

4 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

3 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

3 Graduates

Engineering, General

3 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

3 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

3 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

2 Graduates

Precision Production Trades, Genera...

2 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

2 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

2 Graduates

Computer Programming

2 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Physical Sciences

1 Graduates

Biology, General

1 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

1 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

1 Graduates

Legal Support Services

1 Graduates

Mining and Petroleum Technologies/T...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,305

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

37%

Full-time

42%

Part-time

58%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

89% White

3% Unknown

4% Black

2% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

0 Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

0

Out Of State

100%

In State

0

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$52,324 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$26,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$31,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$7,640

$12,934

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$79 - 134

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

60%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,804

Students Receiving Federal Grants

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,847

Students Receiving State Aid

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,211

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

27%

Average Aid Per Year

$917

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$7,141

$30K - $48K

$6,233

$48K - $75K

$3,710

$75K - $110K

$520

> $110K

$201

Knowing full well that paying off educational expenses can be a challenge, the Financial Aid counselors at College work with students to help them receive federal funding like grants and direct loans.

Students can avail these fundings by filing the FAFSA form. The Butler County Community College federal school code is 003240. The several funds available are - 

  • Federal aids like Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, TEACH Grant, and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans can also be availed.

  • Butler County Community College scholarships like Athletic Scholarships, Academic Scholarships, and Butler Technical Scholarships are available.

  • Students employed through the Federal Work-Study (FWS) program benefit from an 'Income Exclusion' on the following year's FAFSA application for Federal Student Aid.  

  • Military Aid includes Post 9/11 GI Bill.