Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a comprehensive federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity.
|Access to Higher Education||Women and men shall be afforded equal opportunities to obtain higher degrees.|
|Athletics||Educational institutions shall ensure gender equity in all athletics programs.|
|Career Education||Women and men shall be afforded equitable opportunities to pursue and obtain career-directed, workforce development education.|
|Pregnant and Parenting Students||Educational Institutions shall prohibit discrimination against students based on their family, parental, marital, or pregnancy status.|
|Educational Employment||Women and men shall have access to equal opportunities to academic and administrative positions throughout all educational institutions.|
|Gender Stereotypes||Educational institutions shall ensure all learning environments are free of gender stereotypes.|
|Sexual Harassment||Schools have an obligation to prevent harassment of a sexual nature that interferes with educational opportunities.|
If you are the victim or a witness of sexual assault or relationship violence, BRCC has resources available to help. Click here to report a violation of theLouisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) Interim Policy, Equal Opportunity, Harassment, and Discrimination or contact a Title IX Coordinator for assistance. You may report anonymously. Your report can be made without fear of retaliation.