Welcome to BRCC!

As the Chancellor for Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC), I am very excited to welcome you to a great place to learn and work. BRCC has been a pillar institution serving the community for over twenty years providing accessible, high quality and affordable training programs.  As a comprehensive community college BRCC offers transfer, career & technical training, and customized programs to meet the needs of our constituents.  We are an institution committed to excellence, student access, and success with over seventy-degree, certificate, and certified training programs.  We have a caring and dedicated team of professionals who are committed to helping you meet your educational and career goals.

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Campus News

Register now for our three-week online session. Classes begin Dec. 5.
Online & Onsite Classes

Four Baton Rouge Community College faculty members have been named to Endowed Professorships for the 2022-23 Academic Year. Chancellor Willie E. Smith recognized the four faculty members during an evening reception on Thursday, Nov. 10.

Spring 2023 registration is now open for three healthcare career options

Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC) will host its annual Veterans Day program on Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 11 a.m. in the Magnolia Theatre, Mid City campus, 201 Community College Drive.

Meet Our Bears

Melanie Williams

Port Allen Site Administrator

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Melanie Williams has been part of the BRCC community for more than 10 years. She is the Port Allen site administrator and assists at our Central and Acadian sites. What she loves most about her job is when students are eager to share with her what they’ve learned in class. Ms. Williams enjoys eating crawfish and says she could eat them every day. Her favorite television shows are soap operas, A Million Little Things, and The Equalizer. 


PRO Louisiana funds training courses for occupations that are critical to the state's flood recovery and resilience efforts. The goal is to develop a skilled workforce to support flood risk reduction projects and build up Louisiana’s defense against future disasters.
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mj foster promise program
Named after former Louisiana Governor Mike J. Foster, the MJ Foster Promise Program is a new $10.5 million annual state fund that will provide financial support for students to earn credentials that align to high-demand jobs in these growing industry sectors.
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