The agreement also provides for the availability of scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $16,000 for Bergen graduates who have earned grade point averages between 2.8 and 4.0. Bergen graduates who are members of Phi Theta Kappa, the International Honor Society of the Two-year College, are eligible for additional scholarships of up to $1,000. NJSTARS II students who maintain a 3.0 grade point average are also eligible for scholarships that range from $8,000 to full tuition.
Bergen currently has articulation agreements with more than 20 four-year colleges and universities and offers over 40 A.A. and A.S. transfer programs.
Bergen Community College is a public two-year coeducational college, enrolling more than 14,000 students in Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Applied Science degree programs, and certificate programs. More than 10,000 students are enrolled in non-credit, professional courses through the Division of Continuing Education, the Institute for Learning in Retirement, and the Philip J. Ciarco Jr. Learning Center, located at 355 Main Street, Hackensack. Information about the College is available at http://www.bergen.edu or by phoning the Welcome Center at 201-447-7200.