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Bristol Community College

As the leading resource for education and workforce development in southeastern Massachusetts, Bristol Community College promotes individual opportunity, sustainability of resources, and the region’s economic growth. The College offers a strong foundation in liberal arts and sciences leading to transfer and careers, as well as comprehensive developmental education and adult literacy services, delivered in a learning-centered and supportive community. The College collaborates with business, industry, education, and social service entities to maintain the relevance and the effectiveness of all programming, to support partners with workforce training, and to find strength in its connectedness to community. The Bristol community values and respects diversity and strives to prepare well-rounded learners of all ages who are equipped to succeed and lead in our ever-changing world.



Small community college

Why you should attend?

More than 27K veterans call Bristol County, MA home. We are nestled between the Naval War College in Newport, RI and Joint Base Cape Cod. Sixteen Congressional Medal of Honor recipients are interred in our county. Our SVA chapter and Veterans Center invite veterans to engage with each other and contribute to the community. Bristol had both 2023 Student Veteran Leadership Award and Veteran Champion of the Year in Higher Education Honorees in GI Jobs Magazine. Bristol has a 2023 SVA Chapter Advisor of the Year Finalist and sent the largest cohort of any IHL to the SVA Leadership Institute.