BRTC Classrooms Set Up to Comply with Social Distancing Guidelines
POCAHONTAS, AR August 17, 2020 – Black River Technical College’s fall semester will begin on Monday, August 17, 2020. On-campus, hybrid, and online courses will start as scheduled. Scholarships are still available to qualifying students. The last day to add a class is Wednesday, August 19, 2020.
BRTC is encouraging all students and employees to practice CDC-recommended best practices including social distancing, frequent handwashing, wearing masks if unable to social distance, and staying home if they feel sick. Classrooms are set-up to follow CDC guidelines. In addition, BRTC housekeeping has been practicing additional daily cleaning procedures to reduce the potential for COVID-19 infection including cleaning doorknobs to all offices, spraying disinfectant frequently, and shutting off unused rooms and classrooms to reduce exposure to the virus.
If interested in attending classes on at either location, Pocahontas or Paragould, please contact Angie French, Director of Admissions, Pocahontas at 870-248-4023 or Ron Patterson, Academic Advisor/Associate Director of Student Affairs, Paragould, 870-239-0969 ext. 5012.