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Bucks County Community College

Newtown, PA 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate98%
Acceptance Rate98%

About Bucks County Community College

Bucks County Community College Overview

Bucks County Community College is a public country school in the suburban setting of Newtown, Pennsylvania. Bucks County Community College was founded in 1964 and enrolls 6,223 undergrads and no graduate students.

Student Involvement at Bucks County Community College

Are you interested in music or performing? At Bucks County Community College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Bucks County Community College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Bucks County Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Bucks County Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Bucks County Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Bucks County Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 98%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $7,920
Out-of-State $11,800

Is Bucks County Community College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better view of what Bucks County Community College offers and if the school might be a good fit for you.

Bucks County Community College Acceptance Rate 2022

Bucks County Community College is not competitive to get into. The university admitted 98% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 2,078 applications received in 2022, 2,037 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Bucks County Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Bucks County Community College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Bucks County Community College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Bucks County Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Bucks County Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Bucks County Community College's endowment was valued at $11 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Bucks County Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Bucks County Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Bucks County Community College.

Based on this information, does Bucks County Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Bucks County Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Bucks County Community College Located?

Bucks County Community College is located in the suburban setting of Newtown, Pennsylvania, in the suburbs of Philadelphia.

If you would like to see Bucks County Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Newtown, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Philadelphia International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Bucks County Community College and Newtown are like without leaving home.

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College Info

275 Swamp Road Newtown, PA 18940-1525

Campus Setting: Suburban

Bucks County Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bucks County Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bucks County Community College is Continuous processing.

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

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Bucks County Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Bucks County Community College is like? There are approximately 6,223 students enrolled at Bucks County Community College. 34% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from PA and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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