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Division of Innovative Learning

Building A, Room 138
318-678-6540 Phone
318-678-6465 Fax

Associate Vice Chancellor

Donna Womack


Kathleen Vercher, Director of Dual Enrollment
Abby Benzinger, Recruiting, Transition, and Retention Coordinator
Lynne McCoy, Director of Academic Outreach
Susan Stakes, Program Coordinator
Mary Ann Heim, Administrative Coordinator III

Mission Statement

The mission of the Division of Innovative Learning at Bossier Parish Community College is to work with current and prospective students through several existing and evolving programs. Innovative Learning encompasses the Early Start program for high school students, off-campus studies, career and technical education, and Veteran Education Services. The Division also assists in recruiting and campus outreach efforts.

High School Early Start Program (formerly Dual Enrollment)

Students currently enrolled in a public or private Louisiana high school or an approved Louisiana State Department of Education home school program may earn high school Carnegie units and BPCC college credits by meeting the certain criteria.

Off-Campus Studies

BPCC offers college classes to area students in convenient locations such as Northwest Louisiana Technical College (NWLTC) in Minden and the Education Center at Willis Knighton Hospital North (WKNO). For more information, call 318-678-6540.

Northwest Louisiana Technical College
814 Constable St.
Minden, LA

Willis Knighton Hospital North Education Center
(Behind Willis Knighton Wellness Center)
2401 Bessie St.
Shreveport, LA

Classes are offered at various off site locations to better serve students.

Veteran Education Services

Contact: Susan Stakes
Phone:318- 678-6472

The Veteran Education Services Office assists students with veteran educational support. Once your education benefits have been established by Veteran Affairs, our staff helps with the education claims process.