Bismarck State College campus successes

July 2, 2018

BSC Info session explains distance-learning nursing degree through a BSC collaboration

As part of an outreach effort to train nurses on site in rural communities, Bismarck State College is holding a free informational session Wednesday, July 11 for those interested in learning more about a Practical Nursing certificate beginning Fall 2019 in Hettinger. Residents will be able to earn a nursing degree without having to leave their community. Courses are delivered in a combination of face-to-face labs and clinical courses with the theory courses delivered over Interactive Video Network (IVN) and are offered in partnership with the Dakota Nursing Program and West River Health Services.


Industry leaders step up to fill cybersecurity roles through support of BSC program

Great River Energy, Midco and National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC) donated a combined total of $200,000 to the Bismarck State College (BSC) Foundation, to grow the college’s Cybersecurity and Computer Science program.

The Midco gift of $100,000 combined with Great River Energy and NISC gifts of $50,000 each will help BSC provide the talent desperately needed in our nation’s hospitals, refineries, technology companies, power plants and more.


BSC President’s Run set for July 13

Bismarck State College holds its 11th annual President’s Run Friday, July 13, to raise money for the BSC scholarships in memory of friend to the college, Frank Bavendick. Motorcycle and car enthusiasts will run to Lemmon, S.D. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. (CST) with departure at 9 a.m. from the BSC Jack Science Center parking lot. A $110 registration per vehicle is requested.