Application Deadline for the Summer Bridge Program at Bucks Is June 14

Friday, June 7, 2024 at 8:40 AM

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Get a head-start with the 7-week program
Last updated: Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 3:35 PM

Bucks County Community College is once again offering its popular Summer Bridge Program, designed to ease and support the transition to college by providing students with the academic skills and social resources needed to succeed in a college environment.

The program runs from June 24 to August 9 and includes courses in English composition, reading, mathematics, and college success. Students can mix and match courses ranging from 1 to 6 credits. All in-person courses will held at the Newtown Campus.

This summer’s program will allow students to get a head-start on their academic coursework in a 7-week program that will involve:

  • An in-depth orientation to college life and resources
  • Academic advising
  • Training in skills necessary for college success (e.g., time management & study skills)
  • Enrollment in courses specific to students’ needs.

The dates of this summer’s program are June 24–August 9. An orientation with Summer Bridge staff and faculty will be held on Monday, June 24, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Summer Session III courses run from July 1–August 9. The application deadline is June 14.

There is no additional cost for the Summer Bridge Program. However, students are responsible for the tuition, fees, and textbook costs for the courses in which they enroll.

Scholarships are available for high school graduates and current college students. Current high school students may be eligible for free or reduced tuition.

For more information, visit our Summer Bridge Program website.

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