Bristol Community College in Fall River
Fall River, MA
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Bristol Community College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Bristol Community College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$7,178|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$7,390|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$7,714|
|$75,001 - $110,000||$7,462|
Typical room charge for academic year: -
Typical board charge for academic year: -
Combined charge for room and board: -
Percent of students with financial aid
Types of financial aids
6013 of Bristol Community College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 65 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Bristol Community College number 42 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Massachusetts.
Students at Bristol Community College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.
|Family Income||Number awarded grant and scholarship aid||Average amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded|
|$0 - $30,000||99.64%||$4,953|
|$30,001 - $48,000||99.31%||$4,516|
|$48,001 - $75,000||93.46%||$2,224|
|$75,001 - $110,000||60.27%||$726|
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Alternative tuition plans
Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution
Tuition payment plan
Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.
Special learning opportunities
Here are the learning opportunities available in Bristol Community College.
Study abroad - programs and arrangements giving students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.
Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
- Member of National Athletic Association
- Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
Bristol Community College graduation rate is below the national average.
18% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Bristol Community College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.
The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.
Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Bristol Community College is 18:1, that means that for every 18 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Students enrollment in distance education
In Bristol Community College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Bristol Community College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Massachusetts.
The percentage of crimes on Main Campus
The campus located by 777 Elsbree St address in Fall River, Massachusetts.
Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Bristol Community College with 0.04% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are motor vehicle theft, burglary, and forcible sex offense.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 192 universities in Massachusetts state, with one of the highest number of less than 1-year certificate. Bristol Community College is one of the few institutions in Massachusetts that offers an Associate's degree program.
Number of degree programs offered via distance education
There are 27 distance education programs that are offered in the Bristol Community College: 18 are for less than 1-year certificate programs and 9 are Associate's degree.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Massachusetts state average data to help you compare.
Bristol Community College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 5724 students with 171714 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Bristol Community College
- 10% — Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
- 10% — Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
- 5% — Health Professions and Related Programs
- 4% — Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
- 4% — Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service
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Student Reviews and Ratings for Bristol Community College
If I could I would give 0 stars.If you need financial aid for school DO NOT come here. nobody is ever willing to help you or explain to you what it is you need to fix. EVERY year there is an issue with financial aid and BCC will make you go through hell to figure out what you need to fix. Wouldn’t recommend anyone coming here unless you have no other choice. Poor excuse for a college.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Spoke to the rudest financial aid advisor at Fall River today over the phone, cut me off when trying to explain my problem and had no desire to help me or understand me whatsoever. This is unacceptable and puts a bad image on the entire school. This lady was extremely rude.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
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I always say that I got my two-year Nursing degree in three years at BCC. The first year was prerequisites. It was my 3rd career (!) and I was an older student but I got a good practical education. Worked as an RN for 12 years. Today one needs a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, so be prepared to continue your education. UMASS Dartmouth is a great next step.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
I've learned a lot here, not all staff is the best BUT the staff that is good is amazing and there's more good staff then bad. It's beautiful campus they keep up with it. Lots of places to study.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Location & Website
Address: 777 Elsbree St
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Semester
General Phone Number: +5086782811
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: bristolcc.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
Net price calculator: Go to the page
Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
Student-Right-to-Know student athlete graduation rate: Go to the page
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