The Barbados Community College (BCC) was established by an Act of Parliament
Community College Act, 1968-23). This Act was amended in 1990 to empower the
to grant degrees, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and other awards
to persons who successfully
complete a course of study approved by the Board of Management.
The Barbados Community College is a dynamic centre of learning which exists to
meet the changing education,
training and development needs of the societies that it serves, by providing a
range of courses and programmes
of study in a learning environment conducive to the intellectual, physical and
social development of students and
staff, so that they can make a meaningful contribution to their country,
region and the wider world community.
Minimum entry requirements: Four subjects at CXC General Proficiency Grades I,
(from June 1998 only) III or an equivalent qualification including English
Language. Some programmes have
specific requirements. Notwithstanding these requirements, a person who has
reached his/her twenty-fifth
birthday may be admitted as a Mature Student. He or she may be required to
take pre-programmes, write a
placement test, or attend an interview to determine admission eligibility.
MOTTO: Many Studies: One Brotherhood