At Bristol Community College, you join a community where learning is made real and practical. No matter where you are at, you can find a place that fits and a place where you can pursue your goals. It doesn't matter where you're starting -- what matters is where you're going.
Bristol can make it work for you.
BCC offers more than 160 degree and certificate options across several Campus locations in Bristol County. These accredited programs can kick-start your career, or be transferred to many other four-year institutions in and out of Massachusetts.
BCC offers non-credit courses that provide our community with an opportunity to enhance their resumes, add a little fun into their lives, or just enhance their knowledge.
Academic Center for Entrepreneurship
At Bristol, our middle name is “community,” so we’re here to support the people of the SouthCoast any way we can. This includes small businesses and start-ups looking for support and training.
Bristol has many different options that can help you start your path to higher education before you even enroll. We have partnerships with local high schools that allow students to dual-enroll in college courses; which means kick-starting your college career before earning your diploma.
The full list of academic dates and events you need to know about at Bristol Community College's different locations.
The CATCH Institute (Culinary Arts, Tourism, Casino Management, Hospitality) provides a direct response to the growing hospitality and tourism needs in and around Bristol County.
Civic Engagement for Students
Civic Engagement enhances student learning by encouraging community involvement, social responsibility, and development of leadership skills. Blended with work in the classroom, Civic Engagement aims to create students who excel on and off of the campus.
Cooperative Education at BCC allows students to get real-world experience through relevant internships. Co-op students combine field experience with classroom based learning to create resume building blocks that will help them excel during, and after, their college experience.
BCC Libraries delivers services crucial for student success, including Information Literacy instruction, quality resource selection, and an academic learning atmosphere. All three locations offer research assistance provided by professional librarians.