Clubs and Organizations

Blackhawk Technical College offers a wide variety of student organizations for students to participate in.  These organizations provide opportunities for leadership, professional growth, and building connections throughout the college community.  For more information about student organizations or to inquire about starting a new organization, please contact Student Engagement in the Student Success Center.    

American Welding Society 

The mission of the American Welding Society is to advance the science, technology and application of welding.  Students involved in the American Welding Society have the opportunity to enhance their welding skills through practice, professional development and competitions.  

Auto/Diesel Club

The purpose of the Auto/Diesel Club is to bring students together to provide leadership, training, networking and service to the automotive and diesel technician career fields.  Students participate in community service projects, fundraising, and professional field trips.      

Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)

The purpose of SHRM is to engage, update and support students in the learning and education of human resource management and to enhance student activities and participation at Blackhawk Technical College.

Business Professionals of America 

Business Professionals of America is the leading CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields. BPA has 43,000 members in over 2,300 chapters in 23 states. The mission of Business Professionals of America is to contribute to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills.

Public Safety Association

This organization focuses on students and staff working together to enhance training and education in public safety programs. This organization works to develop interest in the many career fields public safety offers, while engaging in fun, interactive networking activities.

Epicurean Club

The Epicurean Club provides students who are interested in the Culinary Arts field to participate in educational activities which enhance their culinary skills. Students have the opportunity to show off their talents at various competitions throughout the year.

Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

The Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) is available to all students in the health occupations-related courses at BTC. The organization helps to develop leadership, citizenship, personal and professional responsibility, as well as promoting various service projects throughout the District.

Multi Cultural Alliance 

The Multi-Cultural Alliance promotes campus diversity initiatives and activities at BTC.  Members promote goodwill, develop leadership & professional skills for social and racial justice. 

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (Beta Rho Psi Chapter)

Phi Theta is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. Membership is based on superior academic achievement and is conferred only by invitation of your local chapter. Phi Theta Kappa promotes academic achievement, and provides service opportunities for professional growth and fellowship.   

Postsecondary Agriculture Students 

The PAS organization meets primarily at the Monroe Campus, but is open to all BTC students. PAS works with students who are interested in agriculture, agribusiness and natural resources. The purpose of PAS is to provide opportunities of individual growth, leadership and career preparation.

Southern Wisconsin Student Lab Association

The purpose of the Student Lab Association is to provide an opportunity for students to expand their skills in the Medical Lab Technician field.  Students will explore the career field, obtain opportunities for professional development & networking, and participate in community service initiatives.  

Veterans Club

The purpose of the BTC Veterans Club is to provide a single point of contact for any and all activities related to Veterans' education. This includes coordinating with local, regional, state and national veterans' organizations to provide services that support the student veterans' educational experience. The BTC Veterans Club also conducts activities that illustrate and celebrate past and present contributions to society as a whole.