Berkshire Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1350 West Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201-5786

(413) 236-1630

(800) 816-1233

Fax: (413) 496-9511



Contact: Michael Bullock

Dean of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services
Main Address

1350 West Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201-5786

(413) 499-4660

www.berkshirecc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,275

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 497

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,841

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Out-of-state application fee: $35

Online application fee: $10
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing and allied health programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Business software C
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Education

Early Childhood Education C

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services – General A
Massage Therapy C
Mental Health Services Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Veterinarian Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training C

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy A
Human Services C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Berkshire Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (413) 499-4660
Website: www.berkshirecc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.berkshirecc.edu/admissions/application-for-admission/index.php
Address: 1350 West Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201-5786
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,627
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,116 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,492
Out-of-state Tuition: $11,520
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,033

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Berkshire Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Berkshire Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Education 11
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 74
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Visual and Performing Arts 11
Grand total 1417

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Berkshire Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $5,492
Out-of-state $11,520
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 133 84%
Grant or scholarship aid 113 71% $6,033
Student loan aid 41 26% $4,847

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,160 69% $4,917
Federal student loans 387 23% $5,552

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Berkshire Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Berkshire Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Berkshire Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,627
Undergraduate enrollment 1,627
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Berkshire Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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