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Bristol Community College

Fall River, MA 2-Year Public

BCC Admissions

Bristol Community College is not competitive to get into.

If you want to apply to Bristol Community College, the regular decision application deadline is September 7 and the fee for the application is $10.

Students who apply to Bristol Community College for fall should receive an admissions decision no later than July 13.

Bristol Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Bristol Community College's admissions stats.

Bristol Community College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist Yes

Bristol Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Bristol Community College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 9 7 July 13

Applying Early to Bristol Community College?

Bristol Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Bristol Community College Admissions

Transferring to Bristol Community College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Bristol Community College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong. Wondering what factors are considered by Bristol Community College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Bristol Community College for more information on admission factors.

Bristol Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Bristol Community College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Bristol Community College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements Applicants to Bristol's Occupational Therapy Assistant Program must provide a personal statement as part of their application to the program.
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Bristol Community College?

Bristol Community College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Bristol Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Bristol Community College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Bristol Community College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is September 7. Applicants should hear back by August 13.

Transfer students can enroll in Bristol Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Bristol Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Bristol Community College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Bristol Community College.

Does Bristol Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Bristol Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bristol Community College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit • Excelsior College Examinations

Do I have to submit test scores to Bristol Community College?

✅ Bristol Community College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Bristol Community College?

❌ Bristol Community College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Bristol Community College?

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BCC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



BCC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 7

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 7

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to BCC is Sep 7.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to BCC is Sep 7.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

BCC SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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