What is a Community College?
A community college is an institution that provides the first two years of university education and prepares students for the workforce or transfer to a four-year university. There are over 1,000 community colleges in the United States serving over 11 million students.
Why should you choose Bergen Community College?
There are many advantages to starting your university education at a community college. Tuition is lower than state-funded and private universities; there is a strong focus on student learning; and many opportunities to experience U.S. culture or learn English as a second language. A community college is more affordable and usually offers smaller class sizes which accommodates more student teacher interaction. Bergen does not require an application fee or SAT or ACT scores. Whether you are interested in obtaining an Associate’s degree, learning English, or short term study abroad for academic or cultural immersion experience, Bergen is the place that provides those opportunities. Apply today!