Blackhawk Technical College

Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) is a true learning community in which students, faculty and staff all contribute to and celebrate the success of others.   At BTC, you’ll be challenged. You’ll be inspired.  And you’ll be proud, because our programs extend beyond the classroom.  We tackle some of the world’s toughest problems to find solutions that make life better.  We teach. We explore and we discover.  We collaborate and lead.  We innovate, inspire and empower.  We achieve our potential and create circumstances that help our students and others achieve theirs. We’re good at it, and we’ve been at it for more than 100 years.

This catalog is your guide to planning your degree, diploma or certificate for new students entering BTC during the 2016-2017 academic year.  You’ll find it helpful from now through commencement;  virtually every question you might have about BTC is answered in this catalog or within  We encourage you to read and continually refer to this website and to talk frequently with your instructors and advisor to ensure you are taking the right steps toward your educational goals. For previous catalogs, please visit Catalog Archives.