College Catalog 2009-2010



2009-2010 College Catalog PDF

Table of Contents

Message from the President Pg 1
BHCC Goals Pg 2
BHCC Board of Trustees Pg 3
Massachusetts Department of Higher Education Pg 4
Academic Calendar Pg 4
DHE and Massachusetts Community College Mission Statements Pg 7
Mission of BHCC and Vision of BHCC Pg 7
Statement on Inclusion, Institutional Values and Statement on Civility Pg 8
College Profile Pg 9
Chelsea Campus Pg 10
Satellite Locations Pg12

Admissions and Registration

Admissions and Registration Pg 13
Transfer Programs Pg 16
Partnerships with Secondary Schools Pg 19
Cost of Attendance Pg 20
Financial Aid Pg 23
Scholarships and Awards Pg 26

Academic Information

Academic Advising and Assessment Pg 30
Graduation Information Pg 31

Academic Resources and Support

Academic Resources and Support Pg 32
Alternative Learning Pg 35
Distance Education Pg 36
Home Study and Weekend College Pg 37

Academic Policy and Procedure

Academic Policy and Procedure Pg 38
Grading and Notation System Pg 40
Satisfactory Academic Progress Pg 41
Institutional Policy Statements Pg 43

Academic and Student Services

Academic and Student Services Pg 45
General Services Pg 48
Student Activities and Athletics Pg 49
BHCC Learning Communities Pg 50
Commonwealth Honors Program and Community Engagement Pg 51

Programs of Study

Programs of Study Pg 52
Associate Degree and Certificate Programs Pg 54
Course Descriptions Pg 153

Community and College Resources

Boston Welcome Back Center Pg 203
Workforce Development Center Pg 205
ACT Center Pg 204
Community Education Pg 204
Bunker Hill Community College Alumni Association Pg 205
Bunker Hill Community College Foundation, Inc Pg 205
Bunker Hill Community College Art Gallery Pg 206
Facilities Rental and Conference Planning Pg 206
Administration, Faculty, and Staff Pg 207
Program Advisory Committees Pg 223
Directions to BHCC Campuses and Satellite Locations Pg 226
MBTA Subway Map Pg 229
Charlestown Campus Map Pg 230
Glossary of Academic Terms Pg 231
Index Pg 232
General Education Requirements