Skills… Knowledge… Training…

Deadlines are quickly approaching to apply for the Respiratory Care program.  If you love thinking critically and helping people, this is the program for you!

Distance Education

An affordable comprehensive community college with campuses in Pocahontas and Paragould serving students in and around northeast Arkansas, and, with Distance Education, throughout the world.

Student Life

The campus is coming alive with activity!  Students were able to visit with their instructors at Orientation.


The Looney Tavern as well as the Rice-Upshaw site now have brand new interpretive signage!  The REACH sites are open the second Saturday of each month and every Tuesday, April through October.

Our Focus

BRTC President, Dr. Eric Turner, speaking to the Task Force for Cultural Connections.  The purpose of the task force is to encourage and support the community's efforts to be an open and welcoming environment for all its citizens.  Read more here.