Get the Most for Your Money at Blue Ridge Community College

Blue Ridge Community College is the path to a quality, affordable education and a brighter future. We offer you the opportunity to earn an associate degree and enter the workforce or transition to a bachelor’s degree program

Career & College Promise: Opportunities for High School Students to Earn College Credit

Henderson and Transylvania County high school students have a great new opportunity through the Career & College Promise (CCP) program at Blue Ridge Community College. The program allows high school juniors and seniors to simultaneously earn high

Manufacturing a better career

Despite the recent economy and a general misperception about the vitality of the manufacturing industry, students graduating from our programs won’t have any problem landing a good job,” says Chris English, Dean for Applied Technologies at Blue

Blue Ridge Healthcare Careers Keep You Working

So many careers have felt the brunt of the recession, but one field that remains strong is health care. It’s true, not everyone is cut out to be a nurse, but have you considered a career in

CareerFocus Transfer: Transfer Advantages for Blue Ridge Community College Graduates

Starting at Blue Ridge Community College and then transferring to a four-year institution is a common strategy for students looking to earn a bachelor’s degree. Blue Ridge has many resources available to help students who are looking

College at any age

Changing careers in today’s economy often means going back to college to learn new skills. Community colleges are usually the first place to which career changers turn, and not just because they’re a good value. College for

Student Finds Love of Literature Despite Struggles

It just isn’t possible to find an instructor here at Blue Ridge Community College who has not been impressed with Danielle Tate-Maccaroni.  Her solid 4.0 GPA as well as the boundlessly broad range of her academic curiosity

Get Out of Line and Go Online

Stuck in line at the traffic light? Stuck in line at the gas station? Stuck in line at the store?  Blue Ridge Community College offers online courses for individuals who don’t have time to sit through hours

Financial Aid

The cost of tuition shouldn’t stand in the way of getting an education. Most students rely on some form of financial aid to get through college. Blue Ridge Community College’s Financial Aid staff will walk you through

How to Enroll in Classes at Blue Ridge Community College

Students must complete several steps in order to fully enroll in the College’s curriculum programs. If you are uncertain of which steps to take, please check with Student Services. 1. Apply for Admission Complete an online application

Right Here in Your Backyard

Blue Ridge Community College continues to provide a high quality, affordable education that is close to home! These programs vary in providing training for displaced workers, occupational training for trade and technical jobs, and an affordable academic

Your Community’s College

Community. It’s right there in the middle of our name. It’s the reason we exist. Blue Ridge Community College serves more than 15,000 students every year – everyone from dual-enrolled high school students to over-65 lifelong learners.