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Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York

New York, NY 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate89%
Acceptance Rate89%

BMCC Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to BMCC, the fee for the application is $65.

BMCC Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of BMCC's admissions stats.

BMCC 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Waitlist No

Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to BMCC?

BMCC does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York Admissions

How Difficult Is It To Get Admitted to BMCC?

Getting into BMCC is not competitive. BMCC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, BMCC accepted 89% of students, about 24,779 from 27,993 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like BMCC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transferring to Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to BMCC

BMCC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into BMCC?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine. What does BMCC consider 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 BMCC for more information on admission factors.

BMCC 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into BMCC?

BMCC 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 highlights 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

BMCC considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

BMCC 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.

What is a Good SAT Score for BMCC?

What is a Good ACT Score for BMCC?

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More Information on Transferring to Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to BMCC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in BMCC during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

BMCC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to BMCC?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to BMCC.

Does BMCC accept transfer credits?

✅ BMCC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. BMCC accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to BMCC?

✅ BMCC is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is BMCC's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for BMCC is 89%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at BMCC?

❌ BMCC does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About BMCC?

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BMCC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into BMCC? BMCC is a open admission institution. The BMCC acceptance rate is 89%. This means that the institution accepts 88 out of every 100 applicants.


BMCC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to BMCC is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to BMCC is Continuous processing.

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



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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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