• Admissions Requirements

    Admissions Requirements

    Baltimore City Community College has an open admissions policy. All high school graduates and holders of high school equivalency diplomas or certificates are eligible for admission. Adults not holding a high school diploma or equivalency GED diploma become eligible for degree and certificate programs after successfully completing 15 college-level credits. NOTE: Courses requiring English and/or mathematics prerequisites can not be taken until the prerequisites are completed. Applicants to degree or certificate programs must take the College's ACCUPLACER test before proceeding beyond 15 credits.

    All new students, transfer and and returning students who have not been enrolled for the past two consecutive semesters must complete an Admissions Application.


    1. Apply for Admissions (Application forms are available on each campus or online.)
       a. Complete and submit a completed Maryland Residency form.
       b. Participate in New Student Orientation (in-person-or online)

       c. Submit appropriate academic credentials to the Admissions Office:
    2. Choose a Payment Option
          a. Financial Aid
          b. Payment Plan
          c. Direct Payment
    3. Take the Placement Test
          b. Take the ACCUPLACER Review
          c  Schedule appointment online
     4. Enroll
       a. Meet with your Faculty Advisor or Student Success Specialist.
       b. Register for Classes (in-person or on-line)
       c. Pay your Bill (In-person or online)
    5. Prepare for Class
       a. Print Your Schedule
       b. Buy Books and Supplies
       c. Obtain Student ID
       d. Buy Parking/Transit Pass or Arrange Transportation
       e. Attend Classes

    Note: Applicants under 16 years of age must meet with the Director of Admissions prior to enrollment at  Baltimore City Community College.

    Baltimore City Community College
    Liberty Campus
    2901 Liberty Heights Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21215