Thank you for your interest in Bristol Community College! You’ve made a smart choice in considering Bristol to further your education.

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Whether you’re interested in an associate degree, a career-ready certificate or the ability to transfer to another college or university to complete a bachelor’s degree (and save a lot of money!), we put your dreams within reach.

The college is an accredited institution that is focused on student success, with support that goes well beyond the classroom. We are working hard every day to create a diverse, inclusive environment at all Bristol locations and beyond.

Let us help you make a Bristol education possible.


We know there are many reasons to pursue higher education. That’s why many we offer so many programs -- from career programs tailored for students looking to enter their career field after graduation to transfer programs designed to help students transition to a 4-year college or university.

And many of Bristol’s academic programs are designed to be either career or transfer pathways. No matter your end goal, Bristol has something to offer to help get you there.

Programs are available in a variety of subjects. Browse our online catalog for an up-to-date listing of our degree and certificate offerings.

More and more students begin their bachelor’s degree at Bristol, and it’s easy to see why. With more than 130 transfer agreements with 4-year colleges and universities -- and countless scholarship opportunities – starting at Bristol can help you save a lot of time and money in the process.

Bristol’s transfer students are in high demand. Each week, colleges and universities are recruiting our students to transfer to their institutions. And with the MassTransfer and Commonwealth Commitment programs, it’s never been easier to earn your bachelor’s degree by starting at Bristol.

A college degree is an investment in your future. But that doesn’t mean you have to rack up loads of student debt in the process.

You can attend Bristol for a fraction of the cost of the first two years at a 4-year college or university. In fact, at Bristol, we continue to offer some of the lowest tuition costs in the region.

Residents: $24/credit College Fees: $207/credit
Out of State: $230/credit Student Support Fee: $37/semester

With four locations plus day, evening and online courses available to accommodate busy schedules, Bristol has a lot to offer you. Wherever and however you choose to learn, you’ll find students who are just like you.

Attleboro | Fall River | New Bedford | Taunton | Online

  • $5,544 (based on 12 credits; Fall/Spring)
  • 95% of our 2021 graduates are likely to recommend Bristol to others
  • 15 to 1 ratio of students to faculty
  • 8 NJCAA athletic programs, plus 1 club program

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