BCC Announces Virtual Info Session

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PITTSFIELD, Mass. Berkshire Community College (BCC) will hold a virtual information session for its hospitality and culinary programs on Tuesday, August 10 at 12 pm. 
Current and prospective students can register for the Zoom session by visiting www.berkshirecc.edu/openhouse and scrolling down to the "Program Info Sessions" section.
After a year-long hiatus due to the pandemic, BCC is relaunching its newly revised hospitality and culinary programs this fall. During the virtual information session, James Storey, BCC Faculty & Curriculum Coordinator, Hospitality Management, will review various certification and degree offerings, describe some of the new courses, and give examples of typical career pathways pursued by graduates of the programs. The session will conclude with a review of the application process and financial assistance options, including grants, scholarships​, loans, and work-study programs.
BCC offers an associate degree within its hospitality and culinary program in Hospitality and Tourism Management​. In addition, three certifications are available: Lodging Management, ​Culinary Arts Management, and the new ​Food and Beverage Management.
For more information, contact the Admissions Office at (413) 236-1636.

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