Bronx Community College
Bronx Community College
Bronx, New York (NY)
Highlight
Noteworthy alumni include former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona, Pulitzer Prize-winner Oscar Hijuelos, and Academy Award-winning director/actor Chazz Palminteri.
Overview
Bronx Community College (BCC) of the City University of New York (CUNY) is located on a traditional 43-acre campus in the University Heights section of the Bronx and offers over 40 associate degree and certificate programs. The college serves over 11,000 students, who come from more than 100 countries. As a comprehensive community college, BCC provides students with an education that enables them to move with equal facility into productive and rewarding careers or increasingly advanced higher education programs. BCC seeks to graduate students who are prepared to live within, profit from, and contribute to a 21st century global environment.
Location Type - Urban
Nearest International Airport - LGA
Academics*
Academic Programs of Interest
Liberal Arts
Nursing
Computer Information System
Criminal Justice
Business Administration
Dietetics and Nutrition
Digital Arts
Education
Human Services
Radiologic Technology
Special Study Options
Summer Programs
ESL / Intensive English Programs
Support Services*
Advising on F-1 regulations and policy
Assistance with adjustment to college life and U.S. culture
Orientation and resident life activities
Health Center
Tutoring and study skills workshops
Cultural and education programs within the community
Academic, graduation and transfer counseling
Student Activities and Clubs*
Cultural activities and programs on/off campus
International student associations/clubs
Housing Services*
Referrals to housing assistance providers
International Office*
Martha Charles-Glenn
International Student Advisor
Bronx Community College
2155 University Avenue
Bronx , NY 10453
Phone: +1-718-289-5921
E-mail: international.student@bcc.cuny.edu
* See college Web site for additional information
College Photo
A Quick Look
Application Deadlines
Spring
September 15
Summer
Not Applicable
Fall
March 15
Winter
Not Applicable
Minimum Test Scores Required
iBT TOEFL
60
IELTS
5
Estimated Cost Per Academic Year
(in U.S. Dollars)
Tuition
$7,074
Room/Meals
$18,071
Health Insurance
Included in other costs
Books/Supplies
$1,456
Other Expenses
$6,741
TOTAL
$33,342
Top 5 Transfer Universities
City College of New York (NY)
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Lehman College (NY)
New York City College of Technology (NY)
Popular Athletic Programs
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country
Soccer
Track and Field
Student Population
Total Student Population
11,116
Full-time Student Population
6,370
International Students
236
Number of Countries Represented
125