Located in the heart of downtown New Bedford, BCC New Bedford offers a wide range of programs in a unique, vibrant, waterfront setting that only the Whaling City could provide. The Downtown New Bedford Campus is housed in two buildings, 800 Purchase Street and 188 Union Street. Campus Tours and Information Sessions are offered year-round. Check out our state-of-the-art classrooms, visit our computer labs and student center, and immerse yourself in the culture that surrounds our campus. BCC New Bedford is also home to our eHealth Career programs! Come learn about the opportunities we offer students.
A BCC Admissions representative will meet with career center clients to provide information regarding BCC’s programs and services as well as facilitate the admissions process. Students may be referred to the Admissions Counselor responsible for coordinating college enrollment with dislocated worker benefits (i.e. Section 30, Federal Trade programs, etc.) For information regarding benefit program eligibility or to schedule an appointment with a BCC Admissions Counselor, please contact the Attleboro Career Center.
Fall River Campus - G - Commonwealth College Center Room: G218
Students accepted to degree or certificate programs are required to take placements tests in order to ensure appropriate placement in classes. Allow 2 hours for completion of all four sections (English, Reading, Arithmetic and Algebra).
If you are transferring in credits from another college, you should not schedule an appointment until you have received official notification from the Office of Admissions with your transfer evaluation. You may be exempt from testing.