Burlington County College

Burlington County College

Founded in 1966, Burlington County College, BCC, is a two year public community college located in Burlington County, New Jersey. The college has two campuses, one in Pemberton Township and the other in Mount Laurel. It also has two locations in Mount Holly and Willingboro.

BCC enrolls more than 7,500 students in Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Applied Science degree certificate programs. The college has many satellites facilities in high schools throughout Burlington County. It also offers extensive distance learning courses.

BCC grads automatically become members of the Burlington County College Alumni Association. The athletic team of BCC is known as the -Barons' and is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).

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Contacting Burlington County College

Burlington County College
601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road
Pemberton , NJ 08068-1599
General Phone: (609) 894-9311

Burlington County College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts659sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine82registered nursing
Security and Law Enforcement51criminal justice and police, fire-fighting
Medical Support and Technology26dental hygienist, radiation therapist
Business and Management21business management, accounting technology, MIS
Engineering Technician15civil engineering tech, electronics tech, automotive tech, construction engineering tech, engineering technician
Family and Social Work14human services
Design10fashion design, graphic design
Medical Administration9medical records tech
Law8legal assistant
Hospitality4restaurant and food services management
Science4biotechnology, geological and earth sciences
Photography and Commercial Art1photography
Media1animation and special effects

Number of programs and degrees for Burlington County College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree90324
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years22

Burlington County College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Burlington County College had a total enrollment of 8,432 students (6,277 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 62%
Black 20%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 7%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 31%
20-21 22%
22-24 12%
25-29 11%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New Jersey99%

Burlington County College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 64 %
Part-Time 42 %

Burlington County College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Pemberton, New Jersey for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New Jersey Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Burlington County College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,375
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,325
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Burlington County College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 773000)

Burlington County College Faculty

Burlington County College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track12
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1315

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year4$85,2132*
Associate professoracademic year2*2*
Assistant professoracademic year2*2*
Instructoracademic year4$54,2046$52,816
Lectureracademic year12$45,50015$47,424
All faculty totalacademic year24$59,66927$54,586

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Burlington County College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General

Fashion/Apparel Design
Graphic Design

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Restaurant/Food Services Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Photography And Commercial Art

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

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Burlington County College Highlights

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What Sets Burlington County College Apart:

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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Number of students
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Top 9%Burlington County College Number of students
Salaries of full-time faculty
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Top 13%Burlington County College Salaries of full-time faculty

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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