Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take for individuals to receive this certificate?

One (1) semester, approximately 16 weeks

Will individuals receive credit hours for these courses?

Yes, 12 credit hours

Will companies be able to send employees to take these courses?

Yes, based on space availability and student’s eligibility to attend BPCC.

How often are the courses available?

Courses will be available on a rolling 8-week schedule.

What do I as an employer have to do to hire individuals who successfully receive this certificate?

Contact our Workforce Board Recruiter, Niesha McCoy at or 318-678-6432 for information on hiring our graduates.

How does a person get into the C4 Manufacturing Certificate Program?

For more information or to schedule a one-on-one tour, complete our interest formWill open new browser window or tab or call 318-678-6200.

For more information about how to apply to BPCC and the qualifications to become a BPCC student, see the BPCC General Admissions Requirements.

Is there a limit to the number of students in this new C4M program?

Yes! Class size is limited to 16 per section. We are currently offering one day and one night section every 8 weeks.

What is the cost to attend this new C4M program?

The cost for the program is the same for any credit course at BPCC. The total number of credits (12) determines the total cost to students. More information about tuition costs.