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Registration deadline nears for BCCC Bridge Program


Bucks County Community College is once again offering its Summer Bridge Program, designed to ease and support the transition to college by providing students with the academic skills and social resources needed to succeed in a college environment.

The program runs from June 24 to Aug. 9 and includes courses in English composition, reading, mathematics and college success. Students can mix and match courses ranging from one to six credits. All in-person courses will held at the Newtown Campus.

This summer’s program will allow students to get a head-start on their academic coursework in a seven-week program that will involve an in-depth orientation to college life and resources, academic advising training in skills necessary for college success, and enrollment in courses specific to students’ needs.

An orientation with Summer Bridge staff and faculty will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 24. Summer Session III courses run from July 1–Aug. 9.

The application deadline is June 14.

There is no additional cost for the Summer Bridge Program. However, students are responsible for the tuition, fees, and textbook costs for the courses in which they enroll.

Scholarships are available for high school graduates and current college students. Current high school students may be eligible for free or reduced tuition.

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