Black River Technical College

1410 Hwy 304 East, Pocahontas, AR 72455
Black River Technical College is a public education institution located in Pocahontas, Arkansas. Black River Technical College was named for the Black River which runs through the city. BRTC has a current enrollment of roughly 3,000 students.

The institution offers associate's degrees. The school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission and has specialized accreditation from the American Dietetic Association - Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education. Dual credit and distance learning programs are offered at Black River Technical College. The school allows high school AP classes to be used as credit. In addition to associate?s degrees, BRTC offers technical courses and community educational opportunities.


General Information

Main Phone: (870) 248 -4000 Website: www.blackrivertech.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 109
School Type: Public- 2-year Affiliation: None
Size: Small (1,000 - 5,000 students) Undergraduates: 2,501
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 8
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: N/A
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: No
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 23 to 1


Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 67% Full-time 33% Part-time
Student Gender 36% Men 64% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

93% White 0% American Indian/Alaska Native
3% Black or African American 1% Multiracial
1% Hispanic/Latino 0% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 2% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 42% $ 6,042
Local Grant 66% $5,158
Institutional Grant 7% $ 2,576
Student Loans 38% $ 5,219

Majors & Degrees


Education

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Teacher Education (multiple Levels) - 1 - - -
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - 2 - - -

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Liberal Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies - 146 - - -

Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences

Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Child Care Provider Assistant 0 - - - -

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Multi- Interdisciplinary Studies - 3 - - -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Forensic Science and Technology - 0 - - -
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration 0 0 - - -
Criminal Justice Police Science 0 7 - - -
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration 0 0 - - -
Forensic Science and Technology 0 0 - - -

Fire Protection

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Fire Science Fire-fighting 4 4 - - -

Precision Production

Precision Metal Working

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Welding Technology Welder 12 - - - -
Machine Tool Technology Machinist 11 - - - -

Mechanic and Repair Technologies Technicians

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology Technician 0 - - - -
Aircraft Powerplant Technology Technician 8 0 - - -
Autobody Collision and Repair Technology Technician 10 0 - - -
Automobile Automotive Mechanics Technology Technician 14 0 - - -

Heavy Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology - 3 - - -

Electrical Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Installation and Repair Technology Technician 1 - - - -
Industrial Electronics Technology Technician 12 - - - -

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology Technician 0 - - - -
Aircraft Powerplant Technology Technician 8 0 - - -
Autobody Collision and Repair Technology Technician 10 0 - - -
Automobile Automotive Mechanics Technology Technician 14 0 - - -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Health and Medical Administrative Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist Coder 2 - - - -
Medical Transcription Transcriptionist 5 - - - -
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist Coder 2 - - - -
Medical Transcription Transcriptionist 5 - - - -

Health Services Allied Health Health Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health Services Allied Health Health Sciences 32 - - - -

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Emergency Medical Technology Technician (emt Paramedic) 0 - - - -
Respiratory Care Therapy Therapist 0 0 - - -
Emergency Medical Technology Technician (emt Paramedic) 0 2 - - -
Respiratory Care Therapy Therapist 0 0 - - -
Emergency Medical Technology Technician (emt Paramedic) 0 2 - - -

Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant 0 - - - -

Clinical Medical Laboratory Science Research and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Phlebotomy Technician Phlebotomist 21 - - - -

Health and Medical Administrative Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist Coder 2 - - - -
Medical Transcription Transcriptionist 5 - - - -
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist Coder 2 - - - -
Medical Transcription Transcriptionist 5 - - - -

Health Services Allied Health Health Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health Services Allied Health Health Sciences 32 - - - -

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Emergency Medical Technology Technician (emt Paramedic) 0 - - - -
Respiratory Care Therapy Therapist 0 0 - - -
Emergency Medical Technology Technician (emt Paramedic) 0 2 - - -
Respiratory Care Therapy Therapist 0 0 - - -
Emergency Medical Technology Technician (emt Paramedic) 0 2 - - -

Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant 0 - - - -

Clinical Medical Laboratory Science Research and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Phlebotomy Technician Phlebotomist 21 - - - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Business Commerce

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Commerce - 1 - - -

Management Information Systems and Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Management Information Systems and Services 0 - - - -

Business Operations Support and Assistant Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science 2 27 - - -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting Technology Technician and Bookkeeping 0 - - - -


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