Transitions to College Program
Designed for students currently or previously enrolled in an adult education program, the BHCC’s Transitions to College program or TCP is a yearlong program funded by the Department of Education. TCP enables students to enroll in college-level courses by learning the essential skills needed to be successful students. Classes are offered at no cost to students; textbooks and other materials needed for participation are provided.
Fall Semester (up to 12 credits)
- HUM-120 TP Self Culture and Society (3 credits)
- CIT-110-TP Computer Applications and Concepts (3 credits)
Spring Semester (up to 15 credits)
- SOC-101-TP Principles of Sociology (3 credits)
- REL-101-TP World Religions (3 credits)
- Student selected course in their program of study (3 credits)
- Optional (If needed): Math course, MAT093, Foundations of Mathematics (3 credits)
- Optional (If needed): English course, ELL102 0r ELL103 (6 credits)
Transitions to College staff progress and success and connects students to the many academic and social resources the campus has to offer including, the College’s Tutoring and Academic Support Center (TASC), Library & Learning Commons, Counseling, Prevention, and Wellness Center, The Commonwealth Honors Program, and the many Student Activities and Clubs. The power of TCP is in the support students receive. Starting with the admissions process and continuing through graduation, Transitions students benefit from guidance specifically for adult learners.
Be a current student or graduate from an Adult Basic Education Program. Are you or did you take ESOL/HISET/GED classes in one of these programs/schools? View the Adult Education program directory at http://www.doe.mass.edu/acls/directory.html.
Bunker Hill Community College welcomes applications from Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and undocumented students. However, for more information on paying for college after the transitions program please review the DACA page before you apply.
- Apply to BHCC as a new student and choose a program of study (your major). Explore BHCC programs of study for Associates and certificates
- Take the Guided Self Placement survey for English and the ACCUPLACER test for Math
- Take the Guided Placement Survey for English
- Schedule an appointment to take the ACCUPLACER for Math
- Fill out the Application Form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Schedule an appointment to review your application and required documents with a Transitions to College Advisor.
Learn more about about Transition to Community College Programs
As you are no doubt aware, the Transition programs are free to all students and are meant to ensure the successful transition of adult students into postsecondary education. I invite you to review these profiles and reach out to the Transition Coordinators for more information You can learn more at Transition to Community College Programs