Bunker Hill Community College

Key majors offered
Biomedical Engineering Option
Business Concentration
Computer Science Concentration
Digital And Computer Forensics And Investigations Option
Engineering Transfer Option
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate Urban No 14000 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Associate, Career/Undergraduate Certificate Public Associate College Co-educational 950 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Associate $ $ $$ $ $$$ 109
Career/Undergraduate Certificate 109
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) welcomes more than 950 international students from approximately 100 countries, making BHCC one of the most cosmopolitan institutions of higher education in New England. BHCC offers excellent programs, outstanding faculty, individualized attention and is located in the great city of Boston. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts and ranks among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States. Bunker Hill Community College currently offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs. Agreements between BHCC and many four-year colleges and universities allow BHCC graduates to transfer, often with junior-year status, to other institutions throughout the United States. Our transfer counselors help the students with the transfer process. Since its founding, BHCC has made international education a priority. The College incorporates multicultural and international perspectives in its courses, programs and institutional climate; and it is internationally recognized for the development of individualized and alternative methods of instruction. The College is a leader in the application of distance-learning technologies and computer-based methodologies that enhance and strengthen the learning environment. BHCC is located in Boston, the cultural and historic center of New England. BHCC's Charlestown Campus is only a ten-minute drive from downtown Boston and its many cultural, historical, entertainment and athletic centers. Boston has the largest number of colleges and universities in the U.S. Students love the international and historical environment of Boston. AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE (WINTER): ᵒ 22F / -6ᵒC AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE (SUMMER) ᵒ 80F / 27ᵒC


BHCC assists students in obtaining host families and off-campus housing.

Student life

BHCC offers many academic resources and student services, including the Library and Information Center, Tutoring and Academic Support Center, Academic Computing Center, the Center for Self-Directed Learning, Enrollment Services Center, Advising/Counseling Center, International Center, Career Center, Disabilities Support Services, Language Lab, Multi-Assistance Center, Student Health Center and Health Services. In addition to these resources, students may also enjoy a wide variety of athletic and co-curricular activities, including more than twenty student clubs and organizations.