Bossier Parish Community College

6220 East Texas Street
318-678-6000

The purpose of the BPCC Foundation is to host fundraising events and activities to raise monies that will assist the College in the following manner: to provide additional student scholarships, to sponsor faculty and staff professional development workshops, and to support the athletic programs.


Recent News

Bpcc Theatre Announces Its Production Of Hold Me

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre Program and the Cavalier Players announce the final show in the 2018-19 season, Hold Me! – a blended series of comedic sketches based on Jules Feiffer’s renowned comic strip…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Graduates for the Summer 2018 Semester

BPCC announced the students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on July 20, 2018 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex.Commencement speaker for the ceremony was Dr. Peggy W. Murphy, associate professor of medicine…

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BPCC Theatre to Host Auditions For Its Fall Musical Production of Once On This Island

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre Program and the Cavalier Players encourage local actors to audition for the Broadway musical, Once on This Island.Auditions are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 13 and 14 in the Stephen W. Slaughter…

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BPCC Announces Next Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program Course

This program prepares one to work with long-term care patients, such as those in nursing homes and home health care. Instruction includes medical terminology, health care safety, patient care lecture, patient care studies, practice lab situations,…

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BPCC To Hold On-Campus Registration for Spring 2018 Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Bossier Parish Community College’s on-campus registration for its spring 2018 term is set for Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA.Students can select classes from a variety of spring sessions:-…

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Bpcc Announces Nc-Sara Approval

Bossier Parish Community College, a leader in online education in Louisiana, is proud to announce that the College has been approved to operate under the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA).NC-SARA authorizes…

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Fall 2017 Music Scholarship Audition Date Announced at Bpcc

The date for fall 2017 music scholarship auditions has been scheduled for Saturday April 29, 2017. Auditions will take place in the Performing Arts Theatre, Building C, Room 123 on the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas St., Bossier City, LA.  Students must…

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Bpcc Highlights Careers in Welding in Observation of National Welding Month

National Welding Month, observed in April each year, is dedicated to celebrating the critical role that the welding trade plays in supporting the manufacturing sector. Now more than ever, the need for advanced welders is crucial.This April to…

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Valveworks USA Donates to BPCC

Valveworks USA is expanding its partnership with Bossier Parish Community College. Today, the company donated $100,000 over a four year period, payable in $25,000 annual installments, to support programs within the College’s Technology,…

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BPCC to Hold on-Campus Registration for Spring 2017

Bossier Parish Community College’s on-campus registration for its spring 2017 term is set for 9am-6pm Wednesday, January 11 and 9am-5pm Thursday, January 12 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA.Students can select classes from a…

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BPCC's Institutional Partnerships Offer Local Nursing Students Specialized Training

This summer, Bossier Parish Community College is excited to offer a unique opportunity to a group of students from another Shreveport/ Bossier City institution. During the months of May - July, thirty-one (31) LSUS LPN students will benefit from an…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Its Graduates For The Spring 2016 Semester

The following students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on May 13, 2016 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex.- List of GraduatesCommencement speaker for the 9:30 a.m. ceremony was Dr. Phillip Rozeman, local…

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BPCC Film Institute Announces Its Next Production

Bossier Parish Community College Film Institute will begin filming this summer’s movie A Bus from Dallas on Wednesday, May 25. A Bus from Dallas will be filmed around the Shreveport/Bossier area and will wrap shooting on Monday, June 20, 2016.…

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Service Dog Assists BPCC Student With PTSD, Receives Recognition for Her Role In Helping Owner Graduate

On May 13, BPCC celebrated its 72nd commencement exercises. A joyous occasion for many and shared with friends and family as the college packed in a larger than normal crowd who were cheering on and supporting graduates.The mortars adorned, the…

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BPCC To Hold Partner Recognition Ceremony For Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation

Bossier Parish Community College, in collaboration with the BPCC Foundation, will recognize the Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation (GBEDF) for the investments the organization has made to support Bossier Parish Community College, and…

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BPCC Students Win 5 Gold & 1 Silver Medals

Bossier Parish Community College took home five gold medals and one silver medal at the 2016 State Leadership and Skills Conference (Skills USA® Competition) held recently at Northwest Louisiana Technical College in Shreveport.BPCC students Sean…

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BPCC Announces Camp CAVS Offerings Youth Camps for Summer 2016

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2016. Camps are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps will include softball, basketball, culinary, cheer, dance, guitar, theater/drama to name…

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The Honorable Lt. Gov Nungesser And Dr. Phillip Rozeman To Deliver BPCC’s Spring 2016 Commencement Addresses

The Honorable Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser and Shreveport physician Dr. Phillip Rozeman and are set to give the commencement addresses at Bossier Parish Community College’s 72nd spring commencement ceremonies at the College’s Health &…

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BPCC Summer & Fall 2016 Online/On-Campus Registration Dates

Registration for Bossier Parish Community College’s summer and fall 2016 terms are listed below: ONLINE REGISTRATION for both summer and fall 2016 are available NOW at www.bpcc.edu/admissions. ON-CAMPUS REGISTRATION:6220 E. Texas St., Bossier…

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BPCC Presents Line-Up For May Continuing Education Course Offerings

With the summer season around the corner, look to BPCC to gain a new skill or earn a certification through the college’s Continuing Education non-credit course offerings. Courses are facilitated by highly trained and qualified instructors in their…

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BPCC Wins Big At The Kennedy Center In Washington, D.C.

Students and staff of Bossier Parish Community College’s Theatre Program received seven awards for distinguished achievement this past weekend (April 16) at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival at the John F. Kennedy Center for the…

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BPCC OTA Students Present Research Findings At NSU, Advocate For Heart Screenings Among The Student Athlete Population

Students from BPCC’s Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program were on the Northwestern State University campus yesterday sharing research findings with the University’s athletic staff. The presentation was centered on students suffering…

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BPCC Student to Participate in Nasa Aerospace Scholars 5-Week Program

BPCC Cyber student Jennifer Olah has been selected to travel to NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center next week to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS).Olah was selected as one of 216 community college…

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BPCC'S Spring Swing Golf Tournament 2016 Set To Raise Funds For Workforce Training Scholarships

BPCC'S Spring Swing Golf Tournament 2016 Set To Raise Funds For Workforce Training ScholarshipsThe Bossier Parish Community College 2nd Annual Spring Swing Golf Tournament is scheduled to be held on Thursday, April 28 at Stonebridge Golf Course.…

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BPCC Announces Continuing Education, Non-Credit Courses for April 2016

There’s something for everyone in the spring line up of BPCC’s continuing education, non-credit course offerings. BPCC’s upcoming offerings for the month of April can help all ages to embrace creativity, gain valuable certifications that…

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Veteran Narcotics Agent to Deliver Address at BPCC on Current Drug Trends

Lt. Carl Townley, a decorated veteran narcotics agent with the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, will be on BPCC’s campus in the Theatre (Building C) to address students, faculty and staff on current drug trends, dangers of illegal drugs and the…

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BPCC Receives $25,000 From Citizens National Bank

Citizens National Bank President Woody Schick presented Dr. Rick Bateman with a $25,000 donation. The gift was payment toward Citizen's pledge of $250,000 to the school's Capital Campaign.“The significant effort BPCC makes toward training and…

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Free Training For Elementary School Teachers Aims To Close Workforce Gaps In Computer Science

Bossier Parish Community College’s Department of Workforce & Continuing Education will host Computer Science for Elementary School Teachers, a FREE, one-day professional development workshop for K-5 educators. Three course times are available…

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BPCC Presents Line-Up For March Continuing Education Course Offerings

There’s something for everyone in the spring line up of BPCC’s continuing education course offerings. The college’s upcoming offerings for the month of March can help all ages gain valuable certifications that enhance their resume or help to…

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Local Businessman Establishes Scholarship Fund For Barksdale AFB Military Personnel

To honor the service, dedication, and sacrifice of members of the U.S. military stationed at Barksdale AFB, local businessman John E. Atkins of Atco Investment Company is donating $50,000 to Bossier Parish Community College to establish the Atkins…

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BPCC Louisiana Region I Science And Engineering Fair

Sponsored by BPCC; the City of Bossier; and Kilpatrick’s Rose-Neath Funeral Homes, Cemeteries, and Flower Shops, Inc.DivisionsA - Grades 4-5 (Elementary)B - Grades 6-8 (Junior)C - Grades 9-12 (Senior)Schedule:Friday, March 4, 2016Judging 9:00 -…

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BPCC Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program Begins March 2, 2016

The Bossier Parish Community College’s Certified Nurse Assistant program will begin its spring 2016 classes beginning Wednesday, March 2 through May 19 on Monday through Thursday.  Seating is limited. Class time is from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This…

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Free HiSET Prep, ESL, and Basic Computer Skills Classes Offered By BPCC At Shreve Memorial - Main Branch

BPCC classes for HiSET prep, English as a Second Language, and basic computer skills are being offered at the main branch location of Shreve Memorial Library in downtown Shreveport, 424 Texas St.       Classes are open to all adults 18 years…

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2016 Ms BPCC & Miss Tiny Cavalier Chosen

Allison Leone was named the new Ms. BPCC and Aryebellah Johnson was selected Miss Tiny Cavalier at the 2016 Ms. BPCC Pageant held Saturday evening at BPCC’s Performing Arts Theater.Leone, a Nursing major, is the daughter of Bubba and Kim Leone and…

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BPCC Provides Community with Educational Film on Topic of Human Trafficking

According to the U.S. State Department, human trafficking is one of the world’s fastest growing criminal enterprises, and to address this growing concern, Bossier Parish Community College will hold a public screening of the feature film, 8 Days,…

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BPCC Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program Begins February 10, 2016

Bossier Parish Community College Certified Nurse Assistant program’s spring classes beginning Wednesday, February 10 and run through Thursday, April 28 - Monday through Thursdays.  Seating is limited. Class time is from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This…

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BPCC Partners with Shreve Memorial Library to Bring HiSet Prep, Esl and Digital Literacy Courses to Main Branch Location

Bossier Parish Community College and Shreve Memorial Library are partnering to bring classes to the main branch location of Shreve Memorial Library in downtown Shreveport, 424 Texas St. Classes are open to all adults 18 years old and older who want…

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BPCC’s Black History Month Events Celebrate Milestones And Achievements Of Black Americans

Bossier Parish Community College will celebrate Black History Month with events that will allow the community to study and experience the impact of African Americans through the lens of American History.     This year’s theme “BPCC…

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BPCC Committed To Serving Students, Meeting The Workforce Demands Of Business/Industry Despite Budget Cuts To Higher ED

On January 22, Louisiana’s Division of Administration laid out a proposed plan that addresses the budget shortfall for FY2016, and like in years past, higher education and health care are the only areas not constitutionally protected.Throughout…

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BPCC To Hold Community Service Program Focused On Domestic Violence

The Honorable Judge Jeff Cox of the 26th Judicial Court will serve as a special guest presenter at a seminar addressing the laws surrounding domestic violence. The seminar will also feature a variety of information to help the community understand…

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BPCC Film Institute’s 2014 Film To Be Featured At 'Cinema On The Bayou' Film Festival

Bossier Parish Community College Film Institute’s 2014 film Suite Dreams will be featured at the Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival on January 24 at the Lafayette Public Library South Regional Branch. Suite Dreams will be competing for the…

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BPCC’s New Advanced Welding Program Awards First Technical Certifications

Advanced Welding program continues with new cohorts this spring Last month, Bossier Parish Community College awarded technical certifications in its newly-formed Advanced Welding program to a pretty unique group of individuals.   The first set of…

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BPCC Receives Donation From Manufacturing Managers Council Of Northwest Louisiana

BPCC has received a $1,000 donation from the Manufacturing Managers Council of Northwest Louisiana (MMC) in memory of Red Ball Oxygen’s late founder Gary Kennedy. The donation will benefit BPCC’s Advanced Manufacturing Program. MMC has pledged…

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BPCC's Cyber Programs Prepare Students To Be Workforce Ready

You may have heard the phrase before, “find what you love to do and then find a way to make a living doing it.” So this begs the question, “what is your ‘IT’?” To help answer this question look no further than the technology that…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Its Graduates For The Fall 2015 Semester

The following students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on December 11, 2015 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex.- Fall 2015 GraduatesCommencement speaker for the 9:30 a.m. ceremony was Scott Wolverton, Shreveport…

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BPCC Named Finalist For National Bellwether Award

Bossier Parish Community College has once again made national headlines; the College was just named a Bellwether Award finalist for its Open Campusâ„¢ initiative, its series of free, online prep courses in math, English, reading, science, and…

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The Nation’s Best: BPCC Debater Tops National Rankings

BPCC debate team also ranked #3 community college team As the first half of the debate season draws to a close, BPCC’s Jakob Volcheck is the #1 ranked junior varsity debater in the nation in the International Public Debate Association’s…

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BPCC Names New Vice Chancellor Of Economic And Workforce Development

Bossier Parish Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Gayle Flowers as Vice Chancellor of Economic and Workforce Development. “Gayle Flowers brings unparalleled expertise when it comes to workforce and economic development…

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BPCC and NSU Develop New Transfer Agreements: Signing

Agreements allow for seamless transfer of credits in Industrial Tech, CIS, and Business Admin programs Bossier Parish Community College and Northwestern State University have developed several new articulation agreements that will allow students to…

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BPCC Performing Arts Theatre Wins Top Honors at Theatre Festival in Pasadena, TX

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre’s production of The Turn of the Screw, adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher from the Henry James novella, took top honors November 5th with awards at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF)…

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Bossier Parish Community College’s Art Gallery Hosts NWLA Ceramicists

The Art Faculty at Bossier Parish Community Colleges is proud to announce “FIRED UP,” a new show at the Donna Service Gallery featuring the works of Northwest Louisiana ceramicists.  The exhibition features forty-five ceramic works by eleven…

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Bossier parish community college Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly Schools List

Bossier Parish Community College is proud to announce that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM JobsSM and…

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BPCC PTA Program Continues To Produce Quality Graduates

Producing quality, highly-skilled and educated graduates is what Bossier Parish Community College continues to do on a daily basis and this is definitely the case with BPCC’s Physical Therapist Assistant program.BPCC’s PTA program administrators…

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BPCC Workforce Development & American Society of Safety Engineers ARK-LA-TEX Chapter offers Arc Flash Training

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education and the American Society of Safety Engineers – Ark-La-Tex chapter – offers “Arc Flash Training: Are Your Electrical Systems OSHA Compliant?”.  This seminar is designed for those working…

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BPCC Debater Earns Tournament Victory, Vaults To #2 Nationally

Bossier Parish Community College Debate Team captain Jakob Volcheck is no stranger to national success. He finished the 2014-2015 season as the #10 ranked novice debater in the nation, and his tournament victory at the University of…

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BPCC One Of Three Community Colleges In Nation Awarded Funding For Veteran Training In Manufacturing

WASHINGTON - The Manufacturing Institute announced three community colleges will receive support for training of veterans in manufacturing programs. The three colleges—Bossier Parish Community College, located in Bossier City, La.; Lorain County…

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BPCC Receives $1.8M U.S. Dept Of Ed First In The World Grant

Officials at Bossier Parish Community College have been notified that the College will receive a $1.8M grant from the Department of Education as part of its First in the World grant program. BPCC is one of only five community colleges in the nation…

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BPCC Nursing Program Is Ranked First Among All Louisiana’s Community College Programs

Program also in TOP 20% of nursing programs in the eastern U.S. Bossier Parish Community College’s Nursing program is the #1 ranked nursing program among all of Louisiana’s community college programs AND is ranked in the top 20% of nursing…

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BPCC Communication and Performing Arts and NSU Theatre to hold “A Theatre Celebration”

Bossier Parish Community College will host Northwestern State University for “A Theatre Celebration” to commemorate a 2 + 2 articulation agreement for theatre students.  2 + 2 agreements facilitate the transfer of students from the community…

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Auditions Set For BPCC's Production Of Peter Pan

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre Program and the Cavalier Players announce auditions for the cast of the Broadway musical, Peter Pan. The show is musical adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s 1940 play Peter Pan and Barrie’s own novelization…

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Bossier Parish Community College to Hold On-Campus Registration Day for Fall 2015

Bossier Parish Community College’s on-campus registration day for its fall 2015 term is set for Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. Students can select classes from a variety of fall sessions: -…

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Register Now For BPCC’s College Transition Programs

Bossier Parish Community College’s College Transition Programs (CTP) will be holding general registration for its upcoming fall semester  at BPCC’s College Transition Programs’ building located at 415 Monroe St., Bossier City, LA. BPCC’s…

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BPCC Theatre Announces 2015-2016 Season

“ ‘Come with us where dreams are born!’ – as Peter Pan says in our first season show,” says Dr. Ray Scott Crawford, dean of Communication and Performing Arts.  “With a season membership, you will not miss a single event, and you can…

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Bossier Parish Community College Named A ‘2015 Great College To Work For’

Honor by The Chronicle of Higher Education puts Bossier Parish Community College in elite company  Bossier Parish Community College is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher…

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Bossier Parish Community College and NSU Officials Sign C4M Agreement

Officials with Bossier Parish Community College and Northwestern State University July 8, 2015 signed an articulation agreement between the two schools in which students who earn a Certification for Manufacturing (C4M) at BPCC will receive seven…

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Bpcc & Lsu-Baton Rouge Officials Sign Agreement In Engineering

Officials with Bossier Parish Community College and LSU-Baton Rouge today signed an articulation agreement between the two schools in which students who earn an Associate of Science degree in Engineering at BPCC will be able to transfer all credit…

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BPCC's Technology, Engineering and Mathematics' Career Fair Designed For Attendees to Learn Employers' Needs

Participants attending BPCC’s Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (TEM) Career Fair will be able to talk first-hand with local employers in order to learn what skills they are looking for in employees.“This career fair is not going to be…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces New Athletic Program to Begin in Fall 2015

Bossier Parish Community College will have a new sport to add to its list beginning this fall semester. The College is set to begin both men and women’s Cross Country programs. Head coach for BPCC’s Cross Country program will be Frank Trammel.…

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BPCC’s Two First-Generation Endowments Matched by the Board of Regents

The Louisiana Board of Regents has awarded Bossier Parish Community College $40,000 to fully endow two of the College’s First-Generation Undergraduate Scholarships, making these two endowments $50,000 each. The Board of Regents awarded $20,000,…

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Bossier Parish Community College Joins the M-List

School offers for-credit program options in advanced manufacturing The Manufacturing Institute is pleased to announce Bossier Parish Community College as the newest member of the M-List. “BPCC is proud to be the first college in Louisiana…

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Deadline Approaching: BPCC Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program

The Bossier Parish Community College’s Certified Nurse Assistant program will begin its summer classes. Seating is limited, and there are only a few spots left for the summer term.This program prepares one to work with long-term care patients,…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Camp CAVS Summer Youth Camps 2015 Offerings

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2015. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and include softball, basketball,…

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BPCC To Offer Accredited Paramedic Program at Northwest Technical College Campuses In Desoto and Natchitoches Parishes

Beginning January 2016, Bossier Parish Community College’s Paramedic program will partner with Desoto Parish EMS and Natchitoches Parish EMS to offer paramedic education to current and potential employees, allowing potential students access to an…

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Capital One Bank Presents The 6th Annual BPCC 100 Go-Kart Race

Capital One Bank and the BPCC Foundation present the 6th annual BPCC 100 Go-Kart Race on the Bossier Parish Community College campus. This annual event raises money to help support the student scholarship fund at BPCC.Local…

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Bossier Parish Community College Faculty Members Receive NISOD Excellence Awards

Bossier Parish Community College is proud to announce its recipients of the annual NISOD Excellence Awards for outstanding commitment and contribution to their students and colleagues. Honorees for the 2015 year include: Michael Walker, Instructor,…

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BPCC Music Program To Present Spring Jazz Ensemble Concert

The BPCC Jazz Ensemble will present its Spring concert in the Performing Arts Theatre on the BPCC campus. The concert is free and open to the public. The concert will include a variety of jazz-related styles including swing, rock, blues, ballads,…

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Rick Bateman Chosen as Bossier Parish Community College Chancellor

Baton Rouge, LA -- Dr. Douglas “Rick” Bateman was unanimously selected as the chancellor of Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) today by the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) Board of Supervisors. Dr. Monty Sullivan,…

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BPCC Debaters To Compete Against Ivy League And Colonial College Teams

Ivy League representatives Cornell and Yale University, along with Colonial Colleges Rutgers University and the College of William and Mary are amongst the perennial participants in the annual Madison Cup Debates. One of the nation’s most…

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Successful Women Share Inspiring Voices At BPCC Women’s History Month Program

In honor of Women’s History Month, Bossier Parish Community College’s Office of Diversity and Multicultural Relations, in collaboration with the Library and Multicultural Affairs Advisory Committee, recently held its annual 2015 Women’s…

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BPCC Cavalier Baseball ‘Goes Pink’ For Breast Cancer Awareness

The BPCC Cavalier baseball team will don pink jerseys in honor of breast cancer awareness for its game at against Mountain View College at BPCC’s ball field.  "Bossier Parish Community College's motto of embracing, educating, and empowering shows…

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BPCC Cavalier Players Announce Children’s Show Dates

Bossier Parish Community College’s Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce the next show in the ANECA-sponsored 2014-2015 season – Snow White. Everyone knows the story: a beautiful girl, Snow White, takes…

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Fall 2015 Music Scholarship Audition Dates Announced At Bossier Parish Community College

Audition dates for fall 2015 Music Scholarships have been scheduled for Saturday, April 18 and Saturday, May 16, 2015.  Auditions will take place in the Performing Arts Theatre (Building C), Room 123 on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier…

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Bossier Parish Community College Students Compete In State-Wide Singers Competition

Singers from Bossier Parish Community College competed in the annual NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) State Chapter student competition recently at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA. More than 140 singers from both…

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BPCC’s Announces Its Production Of Nicholas Nickleby

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre Program and the Cavalier Players announce the next show in the ANECA-sponsored season. Nicholas Nickleby, adapted by Tim Kelly, is based on the Charles Dickens’ novel. Dr. Ray Scott Crawford, dean of…

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Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights February 3 through March 24, 2015, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu…

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BPCC Foundation Holds Annual Scholarship Reception

Last Thursday (February 19, 2015), community leaders, donors, alumni, and friends attended BPCC Foundation’s Annual Scholarship Reception to celebrate the true access mission at Bossier Parish Community College.  Hosted by corporate partner,…

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Bossier Parish Community College Closure on February 24, 2015

Because of ice accumulations on roadways, BPCC will be CLOSED tomorrow, Tuesday, February…

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BPCC Music Program Schedules Spring Choir Pops Concert

The BPCC Choirs will present their Spring Pops Concert in the Performing Arts Theatre.The Concert Choir, accompanied by Dr. Dan Gibbs, and the Chamber Singers, accompanied by Ruben Reyes, will take the stage to perform popular selections guaranteed…

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BPCC’s Black History Month Programs Celebrate Culture

Bossier Parish Community College begins its Black History Month celebration with numerous events dedicated to commemorating, celebrating, and promoting diversity in the context of the African diaspora.  BPCC’s Coordinator of Diversity and…

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BPCC’s Office of Diversity and Multicultural Relations Hosts ‘Go Red for Women’ Health Awareness Event

BPCC’s Office of Diversity and Multicultural Relations, in collaboration with the Division of Science, Nursing, and Allied Health, February 6, 2015 sponsored “Go Red for Women” CPR training for students, faculty and staff. BPCC’s EMT…

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BPCC Offers Exam Prep and Pre-Licensing Courses Through Its Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education announce upcoming exam prep & pre-licensing courses:  AAPC CPC Exam PrepFeb 2–5 - 6:00-9:00 pm - M-Th - $299 Life and Health Insurance Pre-License PrepFeb 6-14 - 8:00 am-6:00 pm - F, Sat…

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BPCC Music Program’s Spring Guest Artist Series To Open

Bossier Parish Community College Music Program will host its first Guest Artist Series of the spring semester with a performance by the Black Bayou Brass in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre.  The concert is free and open to the public. The Black…

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BPCC Continues To Be Among Fastest Growing Community Colleges in Nation

Community College Week recently released its 2014 top community college rankings and Bossier Parish Community College is the only Louisiana community college ranked in the top 50 fastest growing community colleges in the nation with enrollments…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Its Graduates For The Fall 2014 Semester

The following students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on December 12, 2014 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex.  Commencement speaker for the College’s 68th graduation ceremonies was Dr. Jim Henderson,…

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BPCC To Hold On-Site Registration For Spring 2015

Bossier Parish Community College’s on-site registration for its spring 2015 term is set for Wednesday, January 14, 2015, at the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. Students can select classes from a variety of fall sessions: Session…

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BPCC Offers Property and Casualty Insurance Pre-Licensing Course Through Its Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education will offer a non-credit property & casualty insurance pre-licensing course. This course is designed to prepare individuals for the property & casualty exam and provide a good education…

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Bossier Parish Community College Partners with a Kid’s Choice Educational Services Foundation

Bossier Parish Community College and A Kid’s Choice Educational Services (AKCES) Foundation recently announced a partnership providing a vocational literacy reading program to students currently enrolled in the Program for Successful Employment…

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Interim Chancellor Named For Bossier Parish Community College

At its November board meeting, the Louisiana Community and Technical College System Board of Supervisors approved the recommendation of Dr. Rick Bateman Jr. as the Interim Chancellor of Bossier Parish Community College, effective January 1, 2015.…

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Sophomore Solo Recitals Set for BPCC Music Program

The BPCC Music Program has scheduled its fall 2014 Sophomore Solo Recital in the Performing Arts Theater. As partial fulfillment of their music degree requirements, music majors are required to perform a formal Sophomore Solo recital after four…

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The Division Of Communication and Performing Arts and The Cavalier Players of BPCC Announce The Fall Festival Of One-Act Plays

The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce the 2014 Annual Fall Festival of One-Act Plays.  The Fall Festival will kick off the theatre program’s fifteenth season of…

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Premiere Set For BPCC Film Institute’s Suite Dreams

Bossier Parish Community College’s Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the BPCC Film Institute announce the premiere of this year’s movie, Suite Dreams. The screenplay, written by BPCC English instructor Vicki Dennis and directed…

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BPCC Announces Upcoming November/December 2014 Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for November/December 2014.  A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation. COMPUTER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS Microsoft Access 2013, Basic ---…

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Capital One Bank Announced As Title Sponsor Of The 6th Annual Bpcc100 Race To Benefit Student Scholarships

Bossier Parish Community College and The BPCC Foundation today announced Capital One Bank as the title sponsor of the 6th annual BPCC 100 Race set at the Bossier Parish Community College campus, 6220 E. Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. This annual…

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BPCC Announces Cast, Crew, And Performances For A Year With Frog And Toad

Bossier Parish Community College’s Theatre Program and the Cavalier Players announce the cast, crew and performances of the Broadway musical fantasy, A Year with Frog and Toad. Adapted from the books and stories of Arnold Lobel, with book and…

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Bossier Parish Community College Named To Victory Media’s Military Friendly Schools List For 4th Consecutive Year

Bossier Parish Community College has again been designated a Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds. The 2015 Military Friendly® Schools designation is awarded to the top…

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BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education’s Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Course Begins September 30, 2014

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education’s next Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program begins at 8:00 am Tuesday, September 30, with an orientation to the program. The Certified Nurse Assistant program prepares students to work…

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BPCC’s Open Campus Reaches 74 Countries

Bossier Parish Community College’s Open Campus initiative is seeing remarkable growth – and reaching worldwide audiences.  Users are accessing BPCC’s Open Campus videos in all 50 states and DC as well as in 74 countries on 6 continents around…

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BPCC Offers Two Upcoming Pre-Licensing Courses Through Its Workforce Development & Continuing Education Division

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education announces October dates for two of its pre-licensing courses. The courses offered are designed for individuals interested in private investigation or real estate.  The 40-hour basic Private…

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BPCC Music Program Schedules Fall Pops Band Concert

The BPCC Concert Winds will present its Fall Pops Concert in the Performing Arts Theatre on the BPCC campus. The Concert Winds, under the direction of Dr. Michael D. Hart, will perform popular selections including, “Americans We” by Henry…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Partnership with BHP Billiton

NORTHWEST LOUISIANA – Bossier Parish Community College has announced a three-year investment totaling $300,000 from BHP Billiton for the reconfiguration and development of a more functional and technology-friendly Library/Learning Commons.  This…

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BPCC Theatre Announces 2014-2015 Season - Sponsored By ANECA Federal Credit Union

Bossier Parish Community College, the Cavalier Players and their official season sponsor - ANECA Federal Credit Union - announce the 2014-2015 season.  Dr. Ray Scott Crawford, dean of Communication and Performing Arts, is excited to have ANECA…

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BPCC Sets Another Enrollment Record

Bossier Parish Community College’s fall 2014 enrollment reached 8,695 students, marking the sixth consecutive year of record enrollment for the College. Beginning in 2009, BPCC has grown by more than 86%."Enrollment growth is a great indication…

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Bossier Parish Community College Makes Major Funding Announcement

Local and regional media are invited to join Bossier Parish Community College for the announcement of a substantial corporate gift that will have significant impact on the BPCC Library. Date: Friday, September 12, 2014 Time: 10:00 a.m. Venue:…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Its Graduates For The Summer 2014 Semester

GraduatesThe following students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on July 24, 2014 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex. Commencement speaker for the graduation ceremony was Dr. Randall Webb, NSU President. BPCC…

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BPCC’s Greater Tuna Production Traveled to Chicagoland

The Bossier Parish Community College Cavalier Players traveled to the Chicagoland area August 11-17 to perform the Performing Arts Theatre Program’s summer production of the hilarious Texas comedy, Greater Tuna by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and…

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BPCC Announces Upcoming August Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for August 2014. A complete listing of courses for August can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.  INTRODUCTION TO LEAN MANUFACTURING CERTIFICATE 8/18 - 8/28 -…

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Bossier Parish Community College To Hold On-Site Registration for Fall 2014

Bossier Parish Community College’s on-site registration for its fall 2014 term is set for Thursday, August 14, at the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. Students can select classes from a variety of fall sessions:- Session A -…

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Auditions Set For BPCC’s Production of A Year with Frog and Toad

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre Program and the Cavalier Players announce auditions for the cast of the Broadway musical fantasy, A Year with Frog and Toad. The show was adapted from the books and stories of Arnold Lobel, with book and…

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Greater Tuna Production Opens At Bossier Parish Community College

The Performing Arts of Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the production of Greater Tuna, written by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard.  The fictitious town of Tuna, Texas, is located in west Texas, about…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Announces Upcoming July Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for July 2014. A complete listing of courses for July can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.  CLAY SCULPTURE - $109 July 7 - July 11 - 8:00 am-12:00 pm…

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Bossier Parish Community College To Receive $1.4 Million To Launch AEP Foundation’s Credits Count Program

The American Electric Power (AEP) Foundation will partner with Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) to provide $1.4 million over five years to launch the Credits CountSM program, benefiting middle and high school students in north Louisiana. BPCC…

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BPCC Faculty Members Receive Nisod Excellence Awards

Bossier Parish Community College is proud to announce its recipients of the annual National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards. The College’s 2014 honorees include: Laura  Bryant ---- Science, Nursing,…

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BPCC to Host Energy Camp of Louisiana for Local High Schoolers

BPCC will be one of 3 host sites of Energy Camp Louisiana this summer. Energy Camp Louisiana, a weeklong camp designed to expose students to the exciting and vital role the energy industry is playing in Northwest Louisiana, is sponsored by Shell…

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BPCC Hosts Area-Wide Veterans’ Benefits and Resource Fair

BPCC will host a Veterans’ Benefits & Resource Fair. This event is sponsored by the Shreveport Veterans Center and is part of the Readjustment Counseling Services’ “Vets to Vets” tour. Area veterans who attend will receive resources and…

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Bossier Parish Community College’s Camp Cavs Summer Youth Camps 2014 Offerings

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2014. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-17 and will include softball, basketball,…

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BPCC to Hold On-Site Registration for Summer 2014

Bossier Parish Community College’s on-site registration for its summer 2014 term is set for Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA.Students can select classes from three different summer sessions: Session A…

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Bossier Parish Community College Records Largest Graduation in School’s 47-Year History

At its 66th commencement on Friday, Bossier Parish Community College will once again record the largest graduation in its forty-seven year history. The College will graduate its highest number of students during two graduation ceremonies in the…

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BPCC Middle College Students To Graduate Wednesday

BPCC Middle College will hold its graduation ceremony in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre (Building C), 6220 E Texas St., Bossier City, LA. The BPCC Middle College program is designed to prepare students, who did not graduate from high school, to…

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BPCC and Northwest La Technical College Officials To Sign Cross-Enrollment Agreement

Officials with Bossier Parish Community College and Northwest Louisiana Technical College will announce a cross-enrollment agreement between the two schools at a signing ceremony.The agreement allows a student to be eligible to take one course at…

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BPCC Open Campus Wins Global Award

Bossier Parish Community College’s Open Campus initiative has been chosen as one of three educational institutions worldwide to receive Blackboard’s  Catalyst Award for Innovation. Winners will be recognized in July at BbWorld 2014 in Las…

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BPCC To Participate In Louisiana Workforce Experience Event At State Capitol: Students/Faculty To Respresent Cyber/Engineering Programs

All 13 Community and Technical Colleges to Showcase Premiere Workforce Training ProgramsA handful of BPCC students, faculty and staff will participate in the Louisiana Community and Technical College System’s inaugural Louisiana Workforce…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming May Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for May 2014. A complete listing of courses for May can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.   Intermediate Computer Skills: $109 5/1-5/15 - 8:30 am-11:00 am -…

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BPCC Division of Communication and Performing Arts and The Cavalier Players Announce The Spring Festival of One-Act Plays

The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce the 2014 Annual Spring Festival of One-Act Plays at the BPCC Theatre. The work of three student directors--Denise Dalton, Emily…

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BPCC Concert Band To Present Spring Music Concert

The Concert Winds under the direction of Dr. Michael D. Hart will present their final spring concert in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre.  The concert repertoire will consist of “A.B.A. March” by John Cheetham; “Danse Diabolique” by Joseph…

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Fifth Annual College and Career Expo For Caddo/Bossier 8th Graders

For the fifth year, Bossier Parish Community College will partner with area businesses, other colleges, and technical schools in hosting two days of career and educational exploration opportunities for 8th grade students in Caddo and Bossier.…

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BPCC Music Program Schedules Spring Choir Concert

The BPCC Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will present its Spring Concert in the Performing Arts Theatre. Both choirs under the direction of Mr. William Bond will take the stage to perform traditional choral selections guaranteed to bring…

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‘Operatizer’ Scheduled As BPCC Guest Artist Series

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a Guest Artist Series performance featuring the 2013-2014 Shreveport Opera Artists in Residence. The Shreveport Opera Artists in Residence (also known as SOX – Shreveport Opera…

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BPCC and LED Announce a New Advanced Manufacturing Program: Public Interest Meeting Set

Companies guaranteeing interviews to qualified completers of C4M program Bossier Parish Community College is proud to announce a new program: Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics as part of its Division of Technology, Engineering and…

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Bossier Parish Community College Debate Team Earns National Honors

Hill and Lofton ranked 1st and 3rd; Alexander named Coach of the Year Bossier Parish Community College’s Debate Team recently returned from the 2014 International Public Debate Association National Championship Tournament with impressive honors…

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BPCC Music Program to Present Spring Jazz Ensemble Concert

The BPCC Jazz Ensemble will present its spring concert in the Performing Arts Theatre, Building C, on the BPCC campus at 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. The concert will include a variety of jazz related styles including swing, blues, ballads,…

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BPCC Liberal Arts Instructor Receives Two Awards for Poetry and Will Be Published Nationally

BPCC Liberal Arts Instructor Katie Bickham has been recently awarded two prestigious awards for her literary work – The Belle Mar, a collection of poems – and soon will be published nationally.  Bickham was named "Best in Show" at the…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming April 2014 Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for April 2014.  A complete listing of courses for April can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.  Basic Computer Skills: $119                  …

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BPCC and University of Louisiana at Lafayette Announce Partnership

Bossier Parish Community College and University of Louisiana at Lafayette® officials will announce a partnership between the two schools allowing for students to complete an associate of science in engineering at BPCC and transfer all credit hours…

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BPCC Guest Artist Series Presents Danyelle Adkins, Flute

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a Guest Artist Series performance featuring flautist and BPCC graduate Danyelle Adkins.  Adkins holds an associate of arts in music degree from Bossier Parish Community College and…

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Bossier Parish Community College Music Students Compete In State-Wide Competition

Singers from Bossier Parish Community College competed in the annual National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)-State Chapter student competition recently at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Singers from both universities and…

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The Division of Communication and Performing Arts and The Cavalier Players of BPCC Announce Auditions for The Fall Festival of One-Act Plays

The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce auditions for the 2014 Annual Fall Festival of One-Act Plays at the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City,…

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BPCC Student Art Work On Display In Donna Service Art Gallery

BPCC’s Liberal Arts Division is excited to announce its Spring 2014 opening exhibition of student artwork in the Donna Service Gallery.The exhibition showcases the final art projects from the 2013 fall semester and contains a variety of media from…

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BPCC to Hold Senior Fling Open House on Monday, March 3, 2014

Bossier Parish Community College will open its gymnasium to local high school seniors and their parents for Senior Fling Open House. This open house will give seniors and their parents the opportunity to visit with representatives from the various…

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BPCC Cavalier Baseball 'Goes Pink' For Breast Cancer Awareness

The BPCC Cavalier baseball team will don pink jerseys in honor of breast cancer awareness for its game against Wabash Valley Community College at BPCC’s ball field. All gate proceeds will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.  Admission…

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BPCC Sponsors Louisiana Region I Science and Engineering Fair 2014 at Bossier Civic Center

Bossier Parish Community College, Bossier City Optimist Club, Kilpatrick’s Rose-Neath Funeral Homes, Cemeteries and Flower Shops Inc., Louisiana Engineering Society, and the City of Bossier, will sponsor the 2014 Louisiana Region I Science and…

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2014 Ms. BPCC and Miss Tiny Cavalier Chosen

Larissa Phillips was named Ms. BPCC and Kaylei’ Edwards was selected Miss Tiny Cavalier at the 2014 Ms. BPCC Pageant held Saturday evening at BPCC’s Performing Arts Theater. Phillips, a sophomore criminal justice major, is the daughter of…

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BPCC and Northwest Louisiana Technical College-Mansfield Continue Partnership to Provide Training to Desoto Residents

Interested DeSoto Parish and surrounding area residents will soon have the opportunity to earn a Certificate of Technical Studies in Energy Services through the continued partnership between Bossier Parish Community College in Bossier City and…

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BPCC Music Program Schedules Spring Choir Pops Concert

The Concert Choir, under the direction of William Bond and accompanied by Gulya Chandler, will take the stage to perform popular selections guaranteed to bring enjoyment to audiences of all ages. The Concert Choir will perform popular selections…

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BPCC to Hold Stamp Dedication as Part of Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, BPCC’s Office of Diversity and Multicultural Relations will hold a stamp dedication of the U.S. Postal Service’s new Shirley Chisolm stamp.  According to the USPS, the Shirley Chisholm Stamp is “the 37th stamp…

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Fiddler On The Roof Show Dates Set At BPCC

Bossier City, LA - The Performing Arts of Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the production of the emotionally moving musical, Fiddler on the Roof, written by Joseph Stein, with music by Jerry Bock, and lyrics by…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Offers Real Estate 101: Pre-Licensing Education Course

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education will offer a Louisiana Real Estate Commission-approved pre-licensing course to prepare individuals pursuing a career in real estate.  The course satisfies the 90-hour education requirement to…

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BPCC Ranks Among Top Five Fastest Growing Community Colleges In Nation For Three Years In A Row

For the third consecutive year, Bossier Parish Community College ranks among the top five fastest growing community colleges in the nation in its category. BPCC is the only college of any size to place in the top five all three years. The ranking,…

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BPCC to Host College Board’s CLEP Worshop for High School Counselors/Advisors

In an effort to educate local high school counselors/advisors on how CLEP® (College-Level Examination Program) testing can save students time and money even before they attend college, Bossier Parish Community College’s Testing Center will host…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Offers Private Investigator Pre-Licensing Education and Exam

BPCC Continuing Education’s Private Investigator Pre-Licensing Education and Exam class. This Louisiana State Board of Private Investigator Examiners (LSBPIE) approved course satisfies the 40 hour Basic Private Investigation preparatory course…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Offers Certified Nurse Assistant Course

This Certified Nurse Assistant program prepares one to work with long-term care patients, such as those in nursing homes and home health care. Instruction includes medical terminology, health care safety, patient care lecture, patient care studies,…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu For February 11, 2014

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through April 1, 2014, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The Hawaiian-theme menu…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming February Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for February 2014. A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.   Develop Your Personal Brand & Network Your Way to Success!: $292/10…

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BPCC Art Instructor To Display Works At Bossier Arts Council’s Fine Art Center

Bossier Art Instructor John C. Wagoner, along with fellow artists Julie Crews and Steve Zihlavsky, will have their art on display at Bossier Art Council's Gallery Fine Art Center, 2151 Airline Drive, Suite 1200, Bossier City, LA.   Wagoner, who…

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BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming February Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for February 2014.  A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.  Mardi Gras Mesh Wreaths: $292/3------6:00 pm - 9:00…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu For February 3, 2014

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through April 1, 2014, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The Italian-theme menu…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu for January 28, 2014

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through April 1, 2014, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The German-theme menu…

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BPCC Cavalier Baseball Team Spreads Cheer At Shriner’s Hospital For Children

The Cavalier baseball team spent the morning visiting and spreading cheer to children and their families at Shriner’s Hospital for Children, Shreveport, LA. They gave autographed baseballs and posed for pictures with the children. The children…

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Bossier Parish Community College to Hold Registration for Spring 2014

Bossier Parish Community College will hold on-site registration for the spring 2014 semester from 9:00 am-6:00 pm on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. Students can meet with advisors and select…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming January Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for January 2014. A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.   30 Hr. Construction Safety: $4691/17 - 5/13 - 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm -…

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Unique Program At BPCC Designed To Assist Individuals With Cognitive Disabilities And Autism Prepare For The Workforce

Unique Program At BPCC Designed To Assist Individuals With Cognitive Disabilities And Autism Prepare For The Workforce: Memorandum of Understanding Signing ScheduledBPCC’s Program for Successful Employment (PSE), a new, “first-of-its-kind”…

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BPCC Holds Pinning And First Nursing Honor Society Induction Ceremonies For Fall 2013 Nursing Class

Bossier Parish Community College will hold the pinning ceremony for its third graduating class of nursing students at 6:00 pm in the Performing Arts Theatre on the BPCC campus. Also, during the pinning ceremony, six of the nursing graduates will be…

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Bossier Parish Community College to Hold Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Induction Ceremony

The Bossier Parish Community College Alpha Rho Phi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society will induct its 2013 members at the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, 6220 E. Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. “These students exemplify excellence in…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Christmas Buffet Menu For December 10, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through December 10, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for…

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Bpcc Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming December Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for December 2013.  A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation. DSW Medication Administration: $20012/11 - 12/13 -- 8:00 am - 5:00 pm --…

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Santa Makes A Special Appearance To BPCC Campus

Bossier Parish Community College’s Office of Student Life and Student Government Association will host “A Visit with Santa Claus”  in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Building (Building F) on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier…

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BPCC and City of Bossier City to Host 22nd Annual Christmas Show for Community

Bossier Parish Community College, in collaboration with the City of Bossier City, is proud to present the 22nd Annual Christmas Show slated at the Bossier Civic Center, 620 Benton Road, Bossier City, LA. This year’s show, “Around the World with…

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Christmas Music Faculty Concert Scheduled At BPCC

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a Christmas Music Faculty Concert. The evening’s program will feature Christmas classics and popular holiday favorites that are known and loved by children of all ages. Performers…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming December Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for December 2013. A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.   Credit Reports: Get the Score on Your Score: $2912/3 - 6:00 pm -9:00 pm…

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BPCC’s Open Campus Highlighted In National Advising Publication

Bossier Parish Community College’s Open Campus initiative has once again been highlighted in a national publication-Academic Advising Today, the National Academic Advising Association’s (NACADA) quarterly electronic publication. This publication…

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BPCC Concert Winds to Present Final Fall Performance

The BPCC Concert Winds will present their final fall performance in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA.  The ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Michael D. Hart, will present a variety of works representing a…

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BPCC Basketball Teams To Host BPCC Classic

Bossier Parish Community College Cavalier and Lady Cavs’ basketball teams will host the BPCC Classic this weekend tipping off at 2:00 pm Friday, November 22nd.  Games will be played at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas St., Bossier City, LA. The…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Thanksgiving Buffet Menu for November 19, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through December 10, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for…

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BPCC Testing Center Recognized For Performance

Bossier Parish Community College recently received notification from the College Board that BPCC’s National Test Center at Barksdale Air Force Base is among the 25 military test centers in the country that administered the most CLEP exams in…

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BPCC Music Program to Present Fall Jazz Ensemble Concert

The BPCC Jazz Ensemble will present its fall concert in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, 6220 E. Texas St, Bossier City, LA. The concert will include a variety of jazz related styles including swing, blues, ballads, jazz standards, and Latin. The…

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BPCC Celebrates Veterans Day - November 8, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College will hold its annual Veterans Day Commemoration. Lt. Colonel LaDaryl D. Franklin is the Professor of Military Science and Battalion Commander for the Senior Reserve Officer Training Corps (SROTC) Program at…

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Guest Artist Series Performance Scheduled At BPCC

The BPCC Music Program will present a Guest Artist Series performance in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. The program is "The Tromb-uba-phone-Experience - Three" and will feature music for low brass ensemble.…

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BPCC Division Of Communication And Performing Arts And The Cavalier Players Announce The Fall Festival Of One-Act Plays

Bossier City, LA - The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce the 2013 Annual Fall Festival of One-Act Plays. BPCC’s Theatre program showcases the work of five student…

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BPCC Division of Communication and Performing Arts and BPCC Film Institute to Premiere the Remnants

Bossier Parish Community College’s Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the BPCC Film Institute is pleased to announce the premiere of this year’s movie, The Remnants, a ghost story inspired by BPCC Performing Arts Theatre major…

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Guest Artist Series Performance Scheduled At BPCC

The BPCC Music Program will present a Guest Artist Series Concert at the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, 6220 E. Texas St, Bossier City, LA. The program is "A Tribute to Giacomo Meyerbeer" and will feature Meyerbeer's Sonata for Clarinet and String…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu for November 5, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through December 10, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for…

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BPCC Choirs To Present Fall Joint Concert

The BPCC Chamber Singers and Concert Choir will present their Fall Concert. The ensembles, under the direction of Mr. William Bond, will present a variety of works representing a diversity of styles. The concert will open with the Concert Choir…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming November Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for November 2013.  A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.  Decorating Modern Cakes: $39…

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BPCC Set To Make History With Inaugural Women's Basketball: Opening Game Of Season - November 4, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College is making history once again. Women’s basketball is set to begin at BPCC with the opening game. The Lady Cavs will play East Texas Flight – beginning the College’s inaugural women’s basketball season. Head…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu for October 29, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for Tuesday, October 29, 2013, is:- Crawfish Bisque- Chicken Wellington-…

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BPCC And Local Council Of League Of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) To Sign Agreement Providing Community With Hispanic Resource Center

Officials with Bossier Parish Community College and the local chapter of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC Council #16001) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding  in the Chancellor’s Boardroom, Building A Room 230 on the BPCC…

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100% Of BPCC’s Most Recent Respiratory Therapy Graduates Pass Board Exam – With One Graduate Scoring Highest In The Louisiana History Of Exam

Bossier City, LA - College officials at Bossier Parish Community College announce that 100% of the graduates from its most recent respiratory therapy class have passed the National Certified Respiratory Therapy (CRT) exam on their first attempt. One…

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BPCC Student Art Work On Display In Donna Service Art Gallery

Bossier Parish Community College’s Liberal Arts Division announces a Student Art Show in the Donna Service Gallery, located in Building A, on the College campus, 6220 E Texas St., Bossier City, LA.  This exhibit contains student work from…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu For October 22, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through December 10, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for…

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BPCC Theatre and Sponsor ANECA Federal Credit Union Announce 2013-2014 Season

Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players join forces this year with ANECA Federal Credit Union, the official sponsor, to announce the 2013-2014 BPCC Theatre Season. The season begins with the much anticipated production of the…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming October Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for October 2013.  A complete listing of courses can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.     Basic Computer Drafting with AutoCAD 2012:…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu For October 8, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through December 10, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for…

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Food Safety Certification Course/Exam

Food Safety Certification: $99October 5, 2013  8:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday Our National Restaurant Association-approved Food Safety Certification course provides the preparation and exam for the State Food Safety Certificate with…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu For October 1, 2013

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through December 10, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The menu for…

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Bossier Parish Community College Awarded $3.5 Million in Round Three National Taaccct Grant Award

Officials of Bossier Parish Community College were recently notified that the college has been awarded a $3.5 million grant as part of the third installment in the U.S. Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and…

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BPCC Announces Cast for Dracula

Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the cast and crew for the vampire thriller, DRACULA.   In this macabre melodrama, Lucy Seward, whose father is the doctor in charge of an English sanatorium, has been…

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Bossier Parish Community College Awarded Military-Friendly Schools Designation For 3rd Consecutive Year

Bossier Parish Community College has, once again, been named to the coveted Military Friendly Schools list by Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life.  The 2014 Military Friendly Schools…

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BPCC Division Of Communication And Performing Arts and Cavalier Players Set 2014 Trip To NYC

The BPCC Communication and Performing Arts Division and the Cavalier Players announce the New York City 2014 trip “Broadway or Bust” scheduled for May 22-26, 2014. The NYC trip will include airfare, hotel reservations, Broadway…

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Open House And Ribbon Cutting For BPCC’S College Transition Programs

Bossier Parish Community College will host an open house and ribbon cutting for its new College Transition Programs building. The new location, formerly Bossier Parish School’s Bossier Learning Center, will house BPCC’s College…

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Fall 2013 Enrollment Another Record For BPCC

Bossier City, LA - Bossier Parish Community College’s Fall 2013 enrollment reached 8,512 students, an increase of 7.5% over Fall 2012. For the 5th fall semester in a row, BPCC has reached its highest enrollment in the school’s 46-year…

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BPCC Theatre Student One Of 5 College Students In Country Selected For MFA Playwrights’ Workshop

Elise Birmingham, a BPCC performing arts-theatre student, was one of five college students in America selected to participate in the MFA Playwrights’ Workshop in Washington, DC this past summer.  Hand-picked by Kennedy Center American…

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BPCC Becomes One Of Only A Few Colleges In State To Offer State Licensing Exams For Contractors

Bossier Parish Community College Testing Center has recently become one of only a few colleges in Louisiana to offer computer-based licensing exams for the Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors, making test-taking for contractors more…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Offers AAPC Certified Professional Coder Exam Preparation

Preparing to take the Certified Professional Coder Certification Exam with AAPC®? BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education offers a CPC preparation course for managers, billing personnel and other interested medical personnel.The…

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BPCC’S Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players Announce Auditions for the Fall Festival of One-Act Plays

The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce auditions for the 2013 Annual Fall Festival of One-Act Plays.  Roles are available for both males and females, ages 18 and up.…

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BHP Billiton And Capital One Present The 5th Annual BPCC 100 Go-Kart Race

BHP Billiton, Capital One and the BPCC Foundation present the 5th annual BPCC 100 Go-Kart Race from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Saturday, September 14, on the Bossier Parish Community College campus, 6220 E. Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. This annual…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming Septemeber Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for September 2013. A complete listing of courses for can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.    Quickbooks 2012 Intermediate: $1497/9 - 7/11 - 8:00…

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Bossier Parish Community College Announces Its Graduates for the 2013 Summer Semester

The following students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on July 31, 2013 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex.  Commencement speaker for the 10:00 am ceremony was BPCC Staff Senate President Jerona…

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Electrical And Carpentry Industry Craft Training Offered At BPCC

Louisiana employers are expected to fill more than 80,000 skilled industrial construction jobs through 2016.  In today’s market, there are not enough qualified individuals in the state to meet that demand. Studies show there will be more…

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Auditions Scheduled For BPCC’s Dracula

The Bossier Parish Community College Theatre Program and Cavalier Players will hold auditions for Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston’s Dracula in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre.   Dracula has roles for 20 or more actors ages 16…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Offers Direct Service Worker Medication Administration Training Program

BPCC’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department is offering a non-credit course—DSW Medication Administration Training—for those individuals employed as direct services workers who must be trained to administer…

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BPCC Theatre Takes Show To Chicagoland

Bossier Parish Community College Theatre will travel to the Chicagoland area to present Barefoot in the Park, the charming Neil Simon comedy. This co-produced presentation is the final show of the summer season for the Canterbury Summer…

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Bossier Parish Community College To Hold Registration For Fall 2013

Bossier Parish Community College will hold registration for its fall 2013 term from 9:00am-6:00 pm on Monday, August 19, 2013 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. Students can meet with advisors and select classes from a…

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Manufacturing Managers Council Of Nwla Donates To BPCC

The Manufacturing Managers Council of Northwest Louisiana recently donated $1,000 for BPCC’s Industrial Technology degree program.  Eric Nelson, president of Maktec Manufacturing, and Charley Kingery, business development manager with The…

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ANECA Federal Credit Union Teams With BPCC Theatre To Support Student Performance Opportunities

ANECA Federal Credit Union of Shreveport and Bossier City joined forces with Bossier Parish Community College Performing Arts as the official sponsor of the BPCC Cavalier Player production of Barefoot in the Park.  As the sponsor of the summer…

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Bossier Parish Community College To Hold Summer Graduation Ceremony

Bossier Parish Community College will hold its summer graduation ceremony in the Health & Physical Education Complex on the BPCC campus at 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. Credentials will be awarded to 152 graduates Wednesday, making…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps’ Final Camp July 29 - August 2, 2013

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will continue through next week with its final camp. The camp will last 4 hours and is scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. This final camp is available for ages 7-11 and will include a…

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Bpcc To Host Adjunct Instructors Job Fair For BPCC At LSUS Program

Bossier Parish Community College will host an Adjunct Instructors Job Fair for its BPCC@LSUS program in Building A (Administration) lobby on the BPCC Campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. All disciplines especially math and English are…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps For July 22-26

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will continue being until the end of July. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 6-18 and will include basketball, painting, and…

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BPCC Instructor One Of 75 In Nation Chosen To Attend Summit At Google Headquarters

BPCC Technology, Engineering and Mathematics instructor Carrie Salinas has been chosen to attend Google’s Geo for Higher Ed Summit 2013 at Google Headquarters in Mountain View, California. She is one of 75 applicants nationwide chosen to…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Certified Safety And Health Official Courses Begins Monday

The following three courses are part of the CERTIFIED SAFETY AND HEALTH OFFICIAL (CSHO) program offered in partnership with Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) OSHA TRAINING INSTITUTE SOUTHWEST EDUCATION CENTER. This program for…

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BPCC To Host Adjunct Instructors Job Fair For BPCC@LSUS Program

Bossier Parish Community College will host an Adjunct Instructors Job Fair for its BPCC@LSUS program from 4:00pm-6:00pm on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in Building A (Administration) lobby on the BPCC Campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. All…

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BPCC Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players Announce Summer Production

The Performing Arts of Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the production of Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park. This delightful comedy is scheduled to run July 26 – August 4 in BPCC’s Performing Arts…

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BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education Department Youth Camps For Week Of July 15-19, 2013

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will continue being held in the month of July. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include movie-making,…

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BPCC @ LSUS Program Established

Bossier Parish Community College Chancellor Jim Henderson and LSU Shreveport Interim Chancellor Paul Sisson signed an alliance agreement today in the Assembly Room of Noel Memorial Library on the LSU Shreveport campus, One University Place,…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps For Week Of July 8 - 12, 2013

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will continue being held in the month of July. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include movie-making,…

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Bpcc Nominee – The Community Foundation Of North Louisiana – Selected As 2013 Council For Resource Development Benefactor Award Winner

Bossier Parish Community College is pleased to announce the selection of its nominee The Community Foundation of North Louisiana as a 2013 Council for Resource Development (CRD) Benefactor award winner.  The Community Foundation of North…

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BPCC@LSU Shreveport - Sigining Ceremony

Bossier Parish Community College and LSU Shreveport officials will sign an alliance agreement in the Assembly Room of Noel Memorial Library on the LSU Shreveport campus, One University Place, Shreveport, LA.  BPCC Chancellor Jim Henderson and…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming July Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for July 2013. A complete listing of courses for can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation. Quickbooks 2012 Intermediate: $1497/9 - 7/11 --- 8:00 am - 4:30 pm…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps For July

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will continue being held in the month of July. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include movie-making,…

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BPCC Set To Host Energy Camp 2

BPCC will be a host site of Energy Camp 2 (EC 2), a NEW camp open only to previous Energy Camp I participants, will offer new energy-related activities exposing students to the exciting and vital role the energy industry is playing in Northwest…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps for Week of June 24-28, 2013

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2013. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include karate, cheer,…

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BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education Department Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Course Begins Tuesday

BPCC Workforce Development & Continuing Education’s next Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program begins at 8:00 am, Tuesday, June 18 with an orientation to the program. The Certified Nurse Assistant program prepares students to work…

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BPCC Hosts 4th Annual ‘Icing on the Cake’ Competition

Quota Club of Shreveport’s 4th Annual Icing on the Cake Competition will be held at Bossier Parish Community College, 6220 E. Texas Street, Bossier City, La. Cake artists from around the region will be featured in the competition. The…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps for Week of June 17-21, 2013

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2013. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include karate, cheer,…

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BPCC Set to Host Energy Camp I and II of Louisiana for Local High Schoolers

BPCC will be a host site of Energy Camp Louisiana - a weeklong camp designed to expose students to the exciting and vital role the energy industry is playing in Northwest Louisiana. Students from Caddo, Bossier, Red River, DeSoto and Natchitoches…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Youth Camps for Week of June 10-14, 2013

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2013. Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include softball,…

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Bossier Parish Community College And Northwest Louisiana Technical College-Mansfield Bring College Readiness Program To Desoto Residents

DeSoto Parish and surrounding area residents are able to benefit now from a National Fund for Workforce Solutions funding to provide college readiness courses at the NWLTC-Mansfield campus, 943 Oxford Rd. Mansfield, LA.   The college…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming June Non-Credit Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for June 2013. A complete listing of courses for can be found online at www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.   Death Investigation: $996/4 - 7/16 - OnlineLearn more about…

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Louisiana House Of Representatives Approves Facilities Funding Bill To Construct Projects Statewide

BPCC slated to receive funding for STEM buildingThe Louisiana House of Representatives yesterday approved Senate Bill 204 by Robert Adley (Benton), a statewide facilities initiative that will improve Louisiana’s Community and Technical College…

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BPCC Foundation Receives $50k For First-Generation Endowed Scholarship

BPCC Foundation is pleased announce the establishment of a $50,000 Michael H. Woods Family First Generation Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship Award. This gift, combined with the Capital One’s $50K award, bolsters BPCC’s First Generation…

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BPCC’s New Training Program Gives Employers Opportunity To Participate In Classroom Setting

When Bossier Parish Community College’s new Industrial Readiness Training program begins next week, participating employers will have the opportunity to assess and select successful graduates for hire directly from the program.  Developed…

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Bossier Parish Community College To Hold Registration For Summer 2013

Bossier Parish Community College will hold on-site registration for its summer 2013 term beginning at 9:00 am on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. Students can meet with advisors and select classes…

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Bossier Parish Community College Holds Largest Graduation In School’s 46-Year History

Bossier Parish Community College graduated 380 students – its largest graduation in the school’s forty-six year history – Friday, May 10, during two graduation ceremonies in the campus’ Health & Physical Education Complex…

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BPCC Respiratory Therapy Faculty Members Featured In National Association Magazine

Bossier Parish Community College Respiratory Therapy Program Director Tim Gilmore and Clinical Education Director Paul Lowe are featured in the May 2013 edition of the American Association for Respiratory Care.The article on asthma awareness shares…

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Former National Security Advisor Meets With BPCC Cyber Faculty

Community Renewal International Founder Mack McCarter and former National Security Advisor Robert Carl "Bud" McFarlane met with Bossier Parish Community College Chancellor Jim Henderson and BPCC’s Technology, Engineering and Mathematics…

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BPCC Student Nurses Association Donates Stuffed Animals To Local Police/Fire Departments

BPCC Student Nurses Association today presented stuffed animals collected during the organization’s “Tuff Stuff” Toy Drive. The stuffed animals will be given by police and fire departments to children in times of crisis (domestic…

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BPCC Division Of Communication And Performing Arts And The Cavalier Players Announce The Spring Festival Of One-Act Plays

The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce the 2013 Annual Spring Festival of One-Act Plays scheduled to be performed at the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre on the…

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Bossier Parish Community College And Other Regional Colleges And Universities To Host Career Fair

The fifth annual ARK-LA-TEX College Career Fair, will be held  at the Bossier Civic Center.  This event is hosted by the career services offices of Bossier Parish Community College, Centenary College, Grambling State University, Kilgore…

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BPCC Financial Aid Office Hosts FAFSA Marathon

The BPCC Financial Aid office will host a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSASM) Marathon on Wednesday, April 24 – Friday, April 26 in the Emmett F. Cope Student Services Building, Room 203, on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas…

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Bpcc Adds Musical Theatre Performance To Performing Arts Degree

Bossier Parish Community College’s Division of Communication and Performing Arts announces a new concentration of study for the Associate of Arts in Performing Arts degree.  Beginning with the summer 2013 semester, BPCC performing arts…

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BPCC Guest Artist Series Presents Bass-Baritone And Piano Duo

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a Guest Artist Series performance featuring bass-baritone Shawn Roy and pianist Chan Kiat Lim in the Performing Arts Theatre on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City,…

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BPCC Liberal Arts Instructor Receives National Literary Award for Poetry

Bossier Parish Community College Liberal Arts Instructor Katie Bickham was been awarded The Missouri Review’s Jeffrey E. Smith Editor’s Prize for poetry. The prize includes $5,000 (the largest dollar amount for poetry prizes in the US),…

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BPCC Nursing Program to Hold Informational Meetings

Bossier Parish Community College will hold two informational meetings for anyone interested in learning more about nursing. The meetings will give interested individuals information on BPCC’s Nursing Program (i.e.  curriculum,…

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First Annual Golf Tournament Brings In $13k For Workforce Training Scholarship

The Bossier Parish Community College 1st Annual Spring Swing 2013 Golf Tournament held recently at Old Oaks Golf Course raised more than $13,000 for workforce training scholarships.  These scholarships will provide future students with the…

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Bossier Parish Community College's Camp Cavs: Summer Camps For Kids Announces Summer 2013 Offerings

Camp Cavs, BPCC’s summer program for kids, will be held in the months of June and July 2013.   Camps are 3 or 4 hours and are scheduled Monday-Friday, unless otherwise noted. Camps are available for ages 5-18 and will include…

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BPCC Announces Cast and Crew for Dark of the Moon

The Performing Arts of Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the cast for Howard Richardson and William Berney’s witch play-Dark of the Moon.  Dr. Ray Scott Crawford, Dean of Communication and Performing Arts,…

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Fall 2013 Music Scholarship Audition Dates Announced At BPCC

Audition dates for Fall 2013 music scholarships have been scheduled by the Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College.   To schedule an audition date and 30 minute time slot, students must call or e-mail the BPCC Music Program at…

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BPCC To Host Adjunct Instructors Job Fair

Bossier Parish Community College will host an Adjunct Instructors Job Fair.  Day, evening, and online part-time positions are available in all disciplines. Interested candidates are encouraged to attend and visit with division…

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BPCC Music Program to Present Spring Jazz Ensemble Concert

The BPCC Jazz Ensemble will present its spring concert in the Performing Arts Theatre and is free and open to the public.The concert will include a variety of jazz related styles including swing, blues, ballads, jazz standards, and Latin.  The…

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BPCC To Hold Senior Fling Open House On March 21

Bossier Parish Community College will open its gymnasium to local high school seniors and their parents for Senior Fling Open House. This open house will give seniors and their parents the opportunity to visit with representatives from the…

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BPCC Cavalier Baseball 'Goes Pink' For Breast Cancer Awareness

The BPCC Cavalier baseball team will don pink jerseys in honor of breast cancer awareness for its game against Eastfield College at BPCC ball field, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. All gate proceeds will be donated to the Susan G. Komen…

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2013 MS BPCC and Miss Tiny Cavalier Chosen

Jacqueline Willhite was named Ms. BPCC and Christina Guardado was selected Miss Tiny Cavalier at the 2013 Ms. BPCC Pageant held recently at the College campus. Willhite, a freshman general science major, is the daughter of Jack and Mary…

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BPCC To Hold Senior Fling Open House On March 21

Bossier Parish Community College will open its gymnasium to local high school seniors and their parents for Senior Fling Open House. The open house will give seniors and their parents the opportunity to visit with representatives from the…

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BPCC Guest Artist Series Presents Shreveport Opera Artist-In-Residence

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a Guest Artist Series performance featuring lyric baritone Adrian Rosales. Rosales is a member of the Shreveport Opera Express and one of five Artists in Residence with the…

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BPCC Division Of Communication And Performing Arts Announces Movie Auditions Dates

Bossier Parish Community College’s Division of Communication and Performing Arts announces open auditions for the upcoming BPCC Film Institute’s annual summer movie to be shot in June 2013. Auditions will be held at 5:30 p.m.…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. on Tuesday nights through March 19, 2013, in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Center (Building F), 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City.The Thai-theme menu…

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BPCC Office Of Diversty And Multicultural Relations Announces National Women’s History Month Programs

Bossier Parish Community College’s Office of Diversity & Multicultural Relations, in collaboration with The Multicultural Affairs Advisory Committee, announces events celebrating National Women’s History Month. The month-long…

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BPCC and ULM Expand On 2+2 Agreement

In 2010, Bossier Parish Community College signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Louisiana at Monroe to offer a unique opportunity for students seeking four-year degrees in health care management. At 10 a.m., on Wednesday,…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming March Courses

The following courses are just a few of BPCC’s non-credit courses for March 2013.  Medical Coding Basics: $2793/5 - 4/11 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMStudents are introduced to procedural coding using Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and…

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BPCC Guest Artist Series Presents NSU Wind Symphony

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a Guest Artist Series performance featuring the NSU Wind Symphony in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, Building C, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. The NSU Wind Symphony,…

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BPCC Sponsors Louisiana Region I Science And Engineering Fair 2013 At Bossier Civic Center

Bossier Parish Community College, Kilpatrick's Rose-Neath Funeral Home, and The City of Bossier will sponsor the 2013 Louisiana Region I Science and Engineering Fair at the Bossier Civic Center, 620 Benton Road, Bossier City, LA.  The 2013…

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BPCC Debate Team To Host Intercollegiate Debate Tournament

The BPCC Debate Team will host the 5th Annual Eddy Shell Invitational Debate Tournament on the College campus, 6220 E. Texas St, Bossier City, LA.  The competition, expected to draw 15 colleges/universities and approximately 200 students, is…

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BPCC Holds Open House For Local Manufacturing Companies To Get A Glimpse Of New Offerings

Bossier Parish Community College opens its doors to local manufacturing employers, Workforce Investment Boards, and government entities giving them a first-hand glimpse of what the College’s new Industrial Readiness training course and skills…

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BPCC Announces Performances and Cast for 2013 Children’s Show Henny Penny and The Little Red Hen

The Communication and Performing Arts Division of Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the cast for the upcoming children’s show, Henny Penny and the Little Red Hen, directed by Keith Bruce.“Henny Penny and…

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BPCC Culinary Arts Weekly Buffet Menu For February 5, 2103

Bossier Parish Community College Culinary Arts Program offers a buffet. BPCC’s Culinary Arts program provides classroom and laboratory instruction and experience to students desiring a career as a professional chef. The Hawaiian-theme menu for…

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BPCC Continues To Break Enrollment Records

Bossier Parish Community College once again reports the highest spring enrollment in its 45-year history. With 7,710 students, BPCC enrollment increased 10.25% over spring 2012. Chancellor Jim Henderson attributes the enrollment increase to a…

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Faculty Piano Duet Recital Slated at BPCC

The Music Program at Bossier Parish Community College will present a faculty piano duet recital featuring Gulya Chandler and Joy Ratcliff.The repertoire will include Sonata in D Major, K. 381, by W. A. Mozart; Fantasy in F Minor  Op. 103, by…

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BPCC Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department Announces Upcoming February Non-Credit Courses

Medical Terminology—$1992/4 - 3/13        6:00 pm-9:00 pmTranslate the language of medicine by using this easy programmed learning, word-building system. Organized by body systems, the program explores…

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BPCC Holds National Stalking Awareness Month Seminar On January 30

In observance of National Stalking Awareness Month, Bossier Parish Community College’s Office of Diversity & Multicultural Relations and Dr. Wesley Hinze, instructor in the Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences, will present a…

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BPCC and Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge To Sign MOU

BPCC and Louisiana National Guard Youth ChalleNGe will sign a Memorandum of Understanding at 10:00 am on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Camp Minden.  This MOU will allow cadets passing the GED test the opportunity to also take course assessments…

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Bossier Parish Community College To Hold Registration For Spring 2013

Bossier Parish Community College will hold on-site registration for its Spring 2013 term from 9:00 am-6:00 pm on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA. Students can meet with advisors and select…

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BPCC Cavalier Baseball Team Spreads Holiday Cheer At Sutton’s

The Cavalier baseball team recently spent the afternoon visiting and spreading holiday cheer to children and their families at Sutton’s Children’s Hospital, Shreveport, LA. They gave autographed baseballs and posed for pictures with the…

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BPCC Holds Pinning Ceremony For Fall 2012 Nursing Class

Bossier Parish Community College will hold the pinning ceremony for its second graduating class of nursing students in the Performing Arts Theatre on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St., Bossier City, LA. The pinning ceremony is often more personally…

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Bossier Parish Community College’s Fall 2012 Graduation Makes History

Bossier Parish Community College’s Fall 2012 graduation is set to be another for the history books. Not only is this commencement the largest fall graduation in the College’s 45-year history, it also:- yields the first student to graduate with…

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Bossier Parish Community College Now Accepting Applications For The Spring 2013 Term

Bossier Parish Community College is now accepting applications for the Spring 2013 term.  Anyone interested in applying to the College can do so by applying online at www.bpcc.edu/applynow  . General on-site registration is scheduled for…

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Bossier Parish Community College Becomes One Of Select Few Awarded All Six Cnss Certifications

Bossier Parish Community College joins a select group of community colleges nationwide to achieve all six of the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) standards certifications.  With the approval this week of the final two CNSS…

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BPCC Music Program Schedules Fall Band Concert

The BPCC Concert Winds will present its Fall Concert  in the Performing Arts Theatre on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas Street, Shreveport, LA.  The Concert Winds, under the direction of Dr. Michael D. Hart, will take the stage to perform…

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BPCC Music Program To Present Fall Jazz Ensemble Concert

The BPCC Jazz Ensemble is comprised of both music and non-music majors. Many students in the ensemble are on full-tuition music scholarships. The Fall concert will include a variety of jazz related styles including swing, blues, ballads, and jazz…

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Bpcc Concert Choir To Present Fall Seasonal Concert

The Concert Choir, under the direction of Mr. William Bond, Jr., will present their Fall Concert. The concert is free and open to the public. The ensemble’s repertoire will include both traditional choir repertoire and seasonal selections. …

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Bpcc Music Program Schedules Guest Artist Series Performance

“The Trom-Uba-Phone-Experience-Too,” under the direction of Dr. Joe L. Alexander will present their Octubafest 2012 concert. The concert is free and open to the public. The ensemble’s repertoire will include  “Quartet No. 1 in C…

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BPCC Division Of Communication And Performing Arts And The Cavalier Players Announce The Fall Festival Of One-Act Plays

The Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts and the Cavalier Players announce the 2012 Annual Fall Festival of One-Act Plays. The performance is set  in the BPCC Theatre, Building C, 6220 E Texas St.,…

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BPCC’s Communication and Performing Arts Division Call For Scripts

Bossier Parish Community College’s Communication and Performing Arts Division is now accepting film scripts for its 11th Annual Film Script Competition. Scripts should be family-orientated and easily produced in Northwest Louisiana. The script…

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BPCC Career Services Hosts Fall Job Fair

BPCC’s Career Services department hosts its Annual Fall Job Fair in the Emmett E. Cope Student Services Building (Building F) on the BPCC campus.“This is a great place to gather career information and secure employment interviews with area…

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Bossier Parish Community College Leads Consortium To $14.7 Million National Taaccct Grant Award

Bossier City, LA -- Officials of Bossier Parish Community College were notified Wednesday the college has been awarded a $14.7 million grant as part of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career…

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BPCC Awarded Military Friendly Schools Title From Victory Media, Inc.

Bossier City, LA -- Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Bossier Parish Community College to the coveted Military Friendly Schools list. The 2013 Military Friendly Schools list…

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Guest Artist Series At BPCC To Feature Janice Aiken, Soprano

Janice Aiken will present a soprano voice recital at the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre, as part of the Music Program’s Guest Artist Series.   The recital will include pieces by Handel, Mozart, Chopin, Debussy, Strauss, Weill, and Rogers…

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BPCC Fall 2012 Enrollment Another Record Breaker

Bossier Parish Community College’s Fall 2012 enrollment reached 7,900 students, an increase of 11.63% over Fall 2011. For the 4th fall semester in a row, BPCC has reached its highest enrollment in the school’s 45-year history.Chancellor Jim…

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Bossier Parish Community College Continues Registration For New 13-Week Session

Bossier Parish Community College continues to register students for a new 13-week session which begins Tuesday, September 4 and runs through Monday, December 10, 2012. Students can apply and register for classes for this 13-week session from 8:00…

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Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs Has Cancelled Student Veterans Outreach Road Tour Due to Possible Weather Issues

BPCC To Host Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs’ Student Veterans Statewide Outreach TourBossier Parish Community College is pleased to be one of 13 colleges in the state to host the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs’ (LDVA)…

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Auditions Set For BPCC’s Production Of Avenue Q

The Performing Arts at Bossier Parish Community College will hold auditions for the cast of the hit Broadway “puppet musical” AVENUE Q written by Jeff Whitty with music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx.  Auditions will be held…

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BPCC Performing Arts and The Cavalier Players Announce Summer Production of Almost, Maine

The Performing Arts of Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce the production of the charming play, Almost, Maine, slated for July 27 – August 5.  Almost, Maine was written by John Cariani.Dr. Ray Scott Crawford…

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BPCC Receives 2012 Not-For-Profit/Education Emergenetics Best Practices Award

Bossier Parish Community College has recently been named one of two recipients of the 2012 Not-for-Profit Emergenetics Best Practices Award. As a Best Practice Award recipient, BPCC Institutional Research and Grants Director Lisa Wheeler will…

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