IA Outreach

The academic program demonstrates a strong collaboration with business, industry, government, and the local community.

Strategic Plan and/or general IA Awareness Program description

Bossier Parish Community College has worked hard to build collaboration with local business through our advisory board, government with Barksdale Air Force Base, and the local community through youth summer camps and robotics.

  • Advisory Board
    • We have many businesses that we work with in order to be sure that our students are receiving the best quality education that will meet the needs of their future employers. See: Advisory Committee CharterPDF File
    • These companies include: General Dynamics Information Technology, Xentient Technologies, Cyber Innovation Center, Webster Parish Schools, ECS, Technologix, Willis Knighton, City of Bossier City, Bossier Parish Schools, Barksdale Air Force Network Operations, CyberReef Solutions, Northwest LA Economic Development Foundation, Northwestern State University, Louisiana Tech University.
  • Community
    • In the summer of 2010 we hosted our first cyber summer camps, Camp CAVS for middle school and high school students. In the summer 2011 we made modifications and improvements to the summer camp program. Two separate options were available, one through Camp CAVS the second was a week-long camp offered directly through the Cyber Information Technology program, The students and faculty thoroughly enjoyed.