News Releases

Through the Made in Henderson County partnership, Henderson County Public Schools, Blue Ridge Community College, the Henderson County Partnership for Economic Development and local industries will launch a new manufacturing apprenticeship this spring for graduating seniors.

The following students listed with program of study and county of residence were named to the Dean's List at Blue Ridge Community College for Fall Semester 2018.

To qualify for the Dean's List, students must be a full-time student with a minimum grade point average of 3.50.


The Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast Committee is please to host the 19 th annual breakfast at Blue Ridge Community College on Monday, January 21, 2019.

Eighteen Blue Ridge Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) cadets graduated during December 18 exercises at the Thomas Auditorium on the Henderson County Campus. 

Graduates (in alpha order with city of residence):

Raheem Brown of Riverhead, NY

At Blue Ridge Community College, employees play a significant role in their students’ lives—as teachers, advisors, and mentors. Our faculty and staff assist students in finding purpose and direction in the educational process, setting them on a path to meet their career and life goals.

500 new $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students graduating from a public, private or homeschool in the 2018-2019 academic year and who plan to enroll at BRCC in Fall 2019.

Through the fundraising efforts of Blue Ridge Community College Educational Foundation, Blue Ridge Community College awarded more than 300 scholarships totaling $520,745.31 for the 2018-19 academic year.

A complete listing of scholarships and student recipients is provided below: