Admission to these programs is restricted to applicants who meet the requirements,
and also depends on available space in the program. Students applying to these programs
use the same BCC Application for admission form as other students plus, a matriculation form specific to each individual program.
In addition, the Respiratory Care and Physical Therapist Assistant programs are offered
on a cyclical basis depending on the needs of the community.
For the Associate Degree in Nursing program, applications and Matriculation forms must be received by the Admissions Office
by March 1st to be considered for the fall semester. This program has a selective
admissions process. Decisions are mailed to students April 15th.
All students in Nursing and Health Care programs(except Physical Fitness) must comply with state legislation (Chap. 76, Sec. 15C, General Laws of Mass.)as well as provide proof of inoculation to contracted agencies that serve as clinical
sites. Students should refer to the matriculation form for their program, which will
outline immunization requirements and deadlines. Students must provide proof of a
physical examination, proof of Tdap, MMR, Hepatitis B and chicken pox or laboratory
testing for immunity by the deadline established by their program. To allow for clinical
experience, proof of immunization will be shared with the Dean of Nursing, Health
and Social Sciences; director of nursing; department chair; and contracted agencies.