Why CCBC?We have over 60 years of academic excellence to offer you in addition to small class sizes, a wide variety of programs and certificates and personal contact with your instructors.
We are constantly evolving to meet the needs of our students—whether it’s new degree programs, improved buildings or new services.
Are you a high school student about to start your college journey? Are you an adult learner who wants to earn their GED or desire a career change? Did you started college somewhere else and want to further your education with CCBC? You can get credit for what you already know! We even have options for kids and seniors.
We're here to help you succeed and achieve your goal, whatever that may be!
Ready to get started?
1. Discover CCBC
|Learn more about our programs, activities and services: chat with us, tour our campus, attend an information session, request a mailed information packet, email us a question, call us, or stop by. With three main campuses and three extension centers, it can be tricky getting around. We'll help you find your way!
Attend an information session or a campus tour»
2. Apply for Admission
3. Apply for Financial Aid
|Paying for college can be difficult to navigate on your own. We can help! It's a good idea to apply early for financial aid and scholarships. And set up a payment plan for your tuition.
Explore options on paying for college»
4. Meet with an Academic Advisor
|To ensure incoming students are placed in appropriate courses, CCBC tests entry-level academic skills in reading, English, and math. Not sure what program you’re looking for? Our advisors will help find the right academic plan for you and can point you to success.
Learn more about academic advisement»
5. Register for classes
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6. Attend Orientation
Sign up for an orientation session»
7. Get Involved
Connect with people, engage in activities, participate in a sport or student organization, use all the services CCBC offers to enrich yourself and get the most out of your higher education experience.
Learn how you can get involved»
8. Prep for success
Students work hard to accomplish their goals. At CCBC, we work just as hard to offer resources that you need to thrive in college. Take advantage of our Student Success Centers and explore your options.
Learn how to stay on track»
College Promise Scholarships
College-ready, recent high school graduates can attend CCBC full time without the cost of tuition and fees.Learn more »