Approximately 450 Bergen County seniors enroll in the ILR program, which offers courses in dozens of interest areas for a nominal cost. Volunteer instructors include Bergen faculty Mark Altschuler and Bill Burke, who teach the “Baseball & American Culture” class. For more information on ILR, email [email protected].
Based in Paramus, Bergen Community College (www.bergen.edu<http://www.bergen.edu/>), a public two-year coeducational college, enrolls 15,000 students at locations in Paramus, the Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack and Bergen Community College at the Meadowlands in Lyndhurst. The College offers associate degree, certificate and continuing education programs in a variety of fields. More students graduate from Bergen than any other community college in the state.