Bunker Hill Community College

Undergraduates: 14002
Setting: Large two-year
In-state Tuition: $576.00
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,520.00
Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:01
Public/Private: Public
Male/Female Ratio: 43:57
Campus Housing: No
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Campus Housing: No
Acceptance Rate: 100%

Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is a two-year, multi-campus community college serving the Greater Boston area. Founded in 1973 in the Charlestown neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, BHCC provides higher education and job training services at two campuses and three satellite locations, and is the largest community college in Massachusetts.

College content courses as soon as possible, with language support as long as necessary. This is realized by Initial assessment in all language skill areas and placement Faculty recommendations once instruction begins Integrated courses The Multi-Media Multi-Purpose Language Lab. Prepare ESL students for academic content courses by teaching: Academic writing skills at the sentence, paragraph, and essay levels so that ESL students can cite sources and answer essay questions; Academic reading skills including critical and analytical thinking skills; Academic note-taking skills; and Academic speaking skills so that ESL students feel comfortable speaking in small groups with native speakers or in front of a classroom full of native speakers English grammar to build a strong foundation for improved performance of the 4 core skills Pronunciation for students to improve their fluency and clarity Deliver a flexible curriculum to meet the diverse needs of the ESL students. See Department Vision Statement. Meet as many of the ESL student objectives for attending BHCC as possible. Some of their objectives include: Finding a job Being able to become more active participants in society Improving general English skills Finding a better job Learning academic English Completing BHCC certificate programs Transferring from BHCC without graduating from BHCC Graduating from BHCC Graduating from BHCC and then transferring

Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is a comprehensive, multi-campus urban institution. The Charlestown Campus is situated on 42 acres in the historic Charlestown section of Boston, Massachusetts. The College has a campus in Chelsea, Massachusetts, in the historic Old Post Office Building in Bellingham Square. The College operates three satellite campuses in the greater Boston area located at the Education and Training Institute of the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center in East Boston, at Malden High School, and at Inquilinos Boricuas en Acci�n (I.B.A.)/Villa Victoria in Boston's South End. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts and ranks among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States The College currently enrolls more than 14,000 students in day, afternoon, evening, late-evening, midnight, weekend, and web-based and distance-learning courses and programs each semester. BHCC is one of the most diverse institutions of higher education in Massachusetts. Approximately sixty-seven percent of BHCC students are people of color and more than fifty percent are women. The College incorporates multicultural and international perspectives in its courses, programs and institutional climate. There are more than 800 international students who come from approximately 100 countries and speak more than 75 languages, making BHCC one of the most cosmopolitan institutions of higher education in New England. The College also has one of the state's largest course offerings in English as a Second Language. A representative list of the native languages spoken by students includes Arabic, Chinese, Creole, French, Haitian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. The College is internationally recognized for the development of individualized and alternative methods of instruction. The College is a leader in the application of distance-learning technologies and computer-based methodologies that enhance and strengthen the learning environment. The average age of BHCC students is 27. The majority work full- or part-time while attending college. Approximately 35 percent of BHCC's students reside in the city of Boston and 84 percent live within ten miles of the College campuses. Bunker Hill Community College currently offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs that prepare students for better paying and more highly skilled jobs, or for transfer to four-year colleges. Programs with the greatest potential to increase employment in high-demand areas in the Commonwealth include: Business Administration, Computer Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education and Human Services, Engineering, Hotel and Restaurant Management, Medical Laboratory Technician, Nurse Education, Paralegal Studies and Visual and Media Arts.

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Chief_administrator: Pam Y. Eddinger (President)
Fax: 6172282106
Phone: 6172282000
Geographic region: New England CT ME MA NH RI VT
Website: www.bhcc.mass.edu
Financial aid office website: www.bhcc.mass.edu/financialaid/
Net price calculator web address: www.bhcc.mass.edu/financialaid/costofattendanceanddeterminingneed/
Online application website: www.bhcc.mass.edu/admissions/applynow/
Admission office website: www.bhcc.mass.edu/admissions/
Undergraduate application fee: $10.00
Graduate application fee: $0.00
Member of National Athletic Association: Yes
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA): No
Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIC): No
Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA): No
Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA): No
Member of National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA): No