Quick Facts


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The mission of Bossier Parish Community College is to promote attainment of educational goals within the community and strengthen the regional economy.

This mission is accomplished through the innovative delivery of quality courses and programs that provide sound academic education, broad vocational and career training, continuing education, and varied community services. The College provides a wholesome, ethical, and intellectually stimulating environment in which students develop their academic and vocational skills to compete in a technological society.

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Administrative Officers of the College

Dr. Rick Bateman Jr. – Chancellor
Tom Williams – Executive Vice Chancellor of Administration
Gayle Flowers – Vice Chancellor of Economic and Workforce Development
Karen Recchia – Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs
Lesa Taylor-Dupree – Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Raymond Abraham – Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance
Holly French-Hart – Associate Vice Chancellor of Institutional Effectiveness, Strategic Planning and Assessment
Sandra Partain – Associate Vice Chancellor, Innovative Learning
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Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
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The Grounds, Buildings and Facilities

Approximately 71 Acres
Net Investment Approximately $55 million

Assigned Square Footage
Administration and Library Building 49,550 
Science, Nursing, and Allied Health Building 48,600
Theatre/Auditorium Building 18,165
Continuing Education, Workforce Development, and Communication and Performing Arts Building 48,600
Behavioral and Social Sciences; and Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Building 48,600
Student Activities Building 45,845
Business; Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics; and Liberal Arts Building 48,600
Health and Physical Education Center 40,095
Maintenance and Receiving Building 11,610
Physical Plant Building 4,212

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Degrees Awarded Academic Year 2015-2016

Associate of Applied Science 385
Associate of Science 136
Associate of Arts 30
Associate 140
Certificate of Technical Studies 340
Technical Diploma 40
Technical Competency Area 261

Academic Programs Offered

Non-Credit Courses Offered

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Certificate Programs

Computer Literacy
Bankers Academy-Online
Criminal Justice-Online

Certification and License Preparation

Certified Nurse Assistant
Food Safety Certification
Medical Terminology
Medical Coding
Notary Public
Private Investigation
Real Estate

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Academic Year Prices for Full-Time, First-Time Undergraduate Students 2017-2018

Tuition and Required fees (In-State) $4,428
Tuition and Required fees (Out-of-State) $9,698
Books and Supplies $1,300
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,254
Other Expenses $3,958

Past Chancellors of the College

Dr. Jim Henderson (2009-2014)
Tom Carleton (1994-2009)
James Conerly (1988-1994)
Dr. Douglas Peterson (1973-1988)
Bob Horneman (1967-1973)

Location and Homepage Address

6220 East Texas St. Bossier City, LA 71111

Headcount Enrollment Fall 2017

Freshman 2,902
Sophomores 3,140
Total 6,042

Average Age of Students


Online Courses Offered


Full-Time Faculty and Staff Fall 2017

Faculty 132
Library Technicians 1
Instructional Support Staff 5
Management Occupations 43
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 67
Computer, Engineering, and Science Occupations 8
Service Occupations 27
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 50
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance Occupations 1
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations 1
Total  335