BSC adds online nuclear simulator

October 1, 2014

BSC adds online nuclear simulator

BSC recently added the Nuclear Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) online simulator to its energy education resources. Integrated into BSC’s online Nuclear Power Technology curriculum, the simulator was created in collaboration with the Energy Providers Coalition for Education. This simulator includes all the aspects of an actual nuclear power plant.

BSC ranked fifth in nation

BSC was ranked fifth among two and four-year institutions granting associate degrees in engineering technologies and engineering related fields in the August 18 issue of Community College Week. The ranking included BSC’s energy and engineering-related degree programs.

Union addition complete
The 15,000 square-foot cafeteria addition to the BSC Student Union opened Aug. 25. The Mystic Marketplace includes a grill, pizza and pasta, a full salad bar, a chef stage and a grab ’n’ go area. Remodeling of the rest of the building is scheduled for completion next spring.