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Bergen Community College

Paramus, NJ
University Website: www.bergen.edu
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Bergen Community College is an accredited, co-educational, two-year, public, community college located in Bergen County, New Jersey. Its primary campus is in Paramus where it was built on 9 holes of the Orchard Hills Golf Course, cutting Orchard Hills' size down in half. The school was founded in 1965.

As of 2009[update], more than 17,000 students are enrolled in Associate's degree programs, and another 10,000 students in non-credit, professional development courses through the Division of Continuing Education. The Philip J. Ciarco Learning Center in Hackensack, offers adult basic skills, English as a Second Language, non-credit, and credit courses.

Bergen Community College has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools since 1972, and was most recently reaccredited in 2006. Individual programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs; the National League for Nursing; the American Dental Association; the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology; The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Services; and the American Physical Therapy Association. The Paralegal Studies Program and the Legal Nurse Consultant Program are approved by the American Bar Association.

The president of Bergen Community College is Dr. Kaye Walter.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $6,600.00 avg tuition

400 Paramus Rd
Paramus, NJ 07652-1595
(201) 447-7200

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Bergen Community College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 67%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Bergen Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,995.00 $6,288.00 $6,600.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $942.00 $942.00 $942.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $125.00 $262.00 $275.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $7,028.00 $3,920.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $3,920.00 $3,920.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,400.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 52%
Percent receiving grant aid 44%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,714.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 13%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,960.00

Bergen Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Banking and Financial Support Services X
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management X
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Programming, Specific Applications X
Information Technology X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Engineering Technology, General X
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Police Science X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Commercial and Advertising Art X

Scholarships for Students in New Jersey

Name Amount Deadline
Caroline Thorn Kissel Summer Environmental Studies Scholarship $2,000 February 10, 2017
NEWH New York Chapter Scholarship Varies September 26, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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