Bucks County Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 20%

Bucks County Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)7,7843,4874,297

2,710 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,016 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Bucks County Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Bucks County Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Bucks County Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,960$10,440
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,178$1,418
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$290$435

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services223223
Health Professions and Related Programs143143
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities9696
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services6767
Visual and Performing Arts5656
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5656
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences3030
Legal Professions and Studies2727
Science Technologies & Technicians2424
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2222
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1818
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1717
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1313
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1313
Personal and Culinary Services77
Natural Resources and Conservation77
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies44
Construction Trades44
Mathematics and Statistics33
Precision Production
English Language and Literature & Letters
Grand Total962962

A total of 962 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Bucks County Community College.

Graduation rate17%16%17%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff683
Instructional FTE310
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.bucks.edu
Address275 Swamp Rd
Newtown, Pennsylvania, 18940-4106
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe