General Admission Requirements

BRCC has open admissions and you can be admitted if you:

  • have a high school diploma/its equivalent, OR
  • are at least 18 years of age and able to benefit from one of our programs

Admissions Process

1. Apply for General Admission

Admission is free.

Apply Online

Note: Online applications preferred; PDF version of application is available:  Application for Admission - PDF (requires  Adobe Acrobat Reader)

2. Be Admitted to a Program

If you are planning to work towards a degree, diploma, or certificate you will also need to be admitted to a program of study.  Make an appointment with an academic adviser to complete paperwork and discuss any additional program requirements.

3. Take a Placement Test

English and Math Placement Testing is required of all students enrolling in a program of study or taking English or math classes unless you meet exception criteria.  Non-native English speakers must take an ESL placement test.

Placement Testing

4. Complete Additional Program Admission Requirements

Additional qualifications may be required in specific programs, such as:

  • Nursing
  • Veterinary Technology
  • Aviation Maintenance Technology
  • Partnership programs with other community colleges