Bristol County College

Find Bristol County Massachusetts colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


Bristol Community College 777 Elsbree Street Fall River MA 02720 508-678-2811


Diman Regional Technical Institute 251 Stonehaven Road Fall River MA 02723

La Baron Hairdressing Academy-New Bedford 281 Union Street New Bedford MA 02740 508-993-1309

Motoring Technical Training Institute 1241 Fall River Avenue Seekonk MA 02771 508-336-6611

Rob Roy Academy 1872 Acushnet Avenue New Bedford MA 02746 508-995-8711

Rob Roy Academy-Fall River 260 North Main Street Fall River MA 02720 508-672-4751

Rob Roy Academy-Taunton 1 School Street Taunton MA 02780 508-822-1405

Salter School 950 Kings Highway New Bedford MA 02745 774-328-3500

Salter School 82 Hartwell Street Fall River MA 02720 508-730-2740

Southeastern Technical Institute 250 Foundry Street Easton MA 02375 508-238-1860

Stonehill College 320 Washington Street Easton MA 02356 508-565-1000

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth 285 Old Westport Road North Dartmouth MA 02747 508-999-8000

Wheaton College 26 East Main Street Norton MA 02766 508-285-7722

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.