Begin Your New Career



You may be considering BTC because you have experienced a lay off.  There are few situations in life that cause more stress than losing a job. Whatever you call it - being dislocated, downsized, laid off, or given a pink slip -- it’s never easy. We hope the information provided here will help as you transition to a new career.

Your first step is to take care of the essentials:

  • providing for yourself and your family
  • maintaining health care and insurance
  • planning your next move…looking for a similar job or retraining for a new one

Resources Available to You:   

If you are undecided about your career choice:

Career Workshops

Attending a Career Workshop can help you choose a career path. Workshops can help you:

  • Create awareness of self-interests, your personality type and how your interests and type relate to careers
  • Create awareness of careers' education and training requirements
  • Develop a career plan and action plan according to your goals
Registration is required. Call the BTC Career Center: (608) 757-6329 or email: Career Center to register.

When you are ready to apply:

Admissions Information Sessions

Plan to attend if you are ready to apply, but would like details about the process.  Advance registration is required. Sessions cover:

  • Application guidelines and procedures
  • Requesting Transcripts
  • Pre-admission testing
  • Tuition Costs
  • What to expect after you apply
  • Financial Aid information
  • Individual questions and answers

Sessions are scheduled weekly:
Wednesday 1:00 p.m. Thursday 9:00 a.m. Friday 1:00 p.m. Evening sessions are scheduled as needed.

To register contact the BTC Enrollment/Information Center or call (608) 757-7710.

Questions? Contact us by calling (608) 743-4463 or email: Student Services

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