About Bristol Community College
Community -- at our center of everything
Since its chartering in 1965, Bristol Community College is where people turn to earn a degree, access work-related training, learn new leisure activities, and bring their kids for enrichment and for entertainment. We offer many ways for learners to enrich their lives and their communities.
Bristol Community College is a comprehensive community college offering more than 150 career and transfer programs of study that lead to an associate degree in science, arts, applied sciences, and certificates of accomplishment or achievement. Students are able to transfer to many baccalaureate colleges throughout the state and country.
BCC is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Accreditation by this association indicates that the institution has been carefully evaluated and found to meet standards agreed upon by qualified educators.
Long after you graduate from BCC, there are still ways to connect to your alma mater. The BCC Alumni Association gives our alumni an outlet to communicate with each other, contribute back to the college, and be thought leaders for the future of the institution.
Give back to the college through the BCC Foundation. The money donated from our alumni, current students, faculty, staff, donors and community members is what keeps the institution thriving.
Locations & Directions
BCC started in Fall River in 1965 and has since expanded to several different cities in the SouthCoast of Massachusetts. BCC locations can now be found in Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro and Taunton.
A list of Fact Sheets about BCC through the years.
Meet the President of Bristol Community College: Dr. John J. Sbrega, Ph.D.
Mission & Core Values
To ensure success statewide, the mission, vision, and core values set by Bristol Community College follow the lead of the Public Higher Education system in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the overall mission established for all Community Colleges in the state.
An easy to access compilation of the various policies in place at Bristol Community College.
Transportation & Parking
How do you get to BCC? Better yet...where can you park when you get here? All of BCC's locations have parking options for our students driving to campus themselves and public transportation options for those taking the bus.