Bristol Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

777 Elsbree Street

Fall River, MA 02720-7395

(508) 678-2811

(800) 462-0035

Fax: (508) 730-3265



Contact: Rodney Clark

Dean of Admissions
Main Address

777 Elsbree Street

Fall River, MA 02720

(508) 678-2811

www.bristolcc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 8,100

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,820

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,598

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

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: Free
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health science and culinary arts programs. SAT scores required for allied health programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Fine/Studio Arts C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Banking/Financial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Office Clerical Services C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing C
Multimedia development C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications C
Computer Programming – Vendor/Product Certification C
Computer Science A
Computer Support Specialist C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Entry Applications C
Data Processing Technology A
Information Sciences/Systems A
Information Technology C
Web/Multimedia Design C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Elementary Education A
Kindergarten/Preschool Education A
Teacher Assistance C

Engineering

Aquaculture technology C
Engineering – General A
Engineering Science A
Engineering technology transfer A
Environmental Engineering A
Manufacturing Engineering A
Mechanical Engineering A
Structural Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology C
Environmental Engineering Technology A
Industrial Technology C
Water Quality/Treatment A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Foreign Language & Literature

American Sign Language (ASL) A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Assistance C
Medical Records Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Occupational Therapy Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Fishing/Fisheries C

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts C
Funeral Services/Mortuary Science 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.

Bristol Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(508) 678-2811
Website:www.bristolcc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.bristolcc.edu/apply/
Address:777 Elsbree St, Fall River, MA 02720-7395
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,476
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,989 (59% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,464
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,408
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:80%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,138

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Bristol Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services134
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services91
Education32
Engineering11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields101
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics31
Health Professions and Related Programs146
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services12
Precision Production1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions41
Visual and Performing Arts31
Grand total7126

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Bristol Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Grand total25

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bristol 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,464
Out-of-state$9,408
Books and supplies$1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid97180%
Grant or scholarship aid83969%$4,138
Student loan aid39633%$3,447

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,96857%$3,531
Federal student loans2,40227%$2,989

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Bristol 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 Bristol Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Bristol Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,476
Undergraduate enrollment8,476
Graduate enrollment0

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

Bristol Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions 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 Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation
    • Massage - Accreditation of programs in the United States that award postsecondary certificates, postsecondary diplomas, and academic Associate degrees, in the practice of massage therapy and bodywork.

*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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