Academic Affairs

The Chelsea Campus provides both day and evening courses including General Education, Biology, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Business and a variety of Computer Information Technology and non-credit courses.  The Chelsea Campus also offers several campus-based certificate programs in Allied Health, and an Associate degree program in Paramedic Studies, as shown below, as well as Adult Education classes.  Beginning in the fall of 2018, the Chelsea Campus began offering Accelerated Certificate Programs in Accounting Information, Computer Support Specialist, Early Childhood Development, and PC Hardware Support. The Chelsea Campus also offers a variety of courses for the completion of the Liberal Arts major.

Chelsea campus-based certificate programs, the accelerated certificate programs and the associate degree program in Paramedic Studies are listed below:

Allied Health


  • Central Processing
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Interpreting
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Pharmacy Technician

Associate Degree Program

  • Surgical Technology

For more information on the Allied Health Programs, contact the Health Careers Admission Coordinator at or 617-228-3220

Pharmacy Technician (certificate)

  • Pharmacy Technician

Emergency Medical Studies Program (EMS Certificate, Paramedic Studies, Certificate and Associate Degree Programs)

For more information on the Emergency Medical Studies Programs, contact Maryanne Atkinson, Dean of Health Sciences at or 617-228-2027

All of the Allied Health Programs, the Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program and the Paramedic Studies Certificate and Associate Degree Programs have mandatory information sessions along with other specific requirements for entrance.  Please see the BHCC College Catalog for course prerequisites.  Each of these programs is open-enrollment with the exception of Surgical Technology, which is a selective program.

Other healthcare programs offered at the Chelsea Campus include C.N.A. (Certified Nurse Assistant) and EMT (Emergency Medical Technician). These programs are each 7 credits and are offered as day or evening classes. Student can apply as a guest student

For information about the Workforce Development (non-credit CNA, EMT and Pharmacy Tech) contact Lateia Johnson’s at or 617-228-3361

Accelerated Certificate Programs

Earn a certificate in just one or two semesters! Bunker Hill Community College’s Chelsea Campus offers accelerated certificates that can be completed on our Chelsea Campus in many exciting fields.

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