Bergen County Technical Schools – Adult Education

Also known as Bergen Career Institute

200A Hackensack Avenue, Hackensack, NJ

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Adult & Continuing Education-BCTS (Bergen County Technical School) is a technical school located in Bergen County in a relatively large town that provides incredible education resources to the whole county. This technical school is aimed at providing relevant resources to the county residents. They achieve this with great learning facilities and vocational training courses. Since its inception, BCTS has helped many people gain practical skills from the hands-on training gained from such courses as carpentry, electrical technology, energy conservation, fire fighting, plumbing and welding. These are courses that equip the learner with the necessary skills and knowledge to deal with the plethora challenges technical workers face each and every day in the field.

There are also courses that enable high school students to pass their GED exams and opportunities to study English as a foreign language. They open their doors to all applicants and their fees are relatively low, $9,675 in 2012.

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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Construction Trades

Mechanic and Repair Technology

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $16,600. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $100 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Some programs may have a frozen tuition rate, which means the tuition will stay the same for up to five years.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid94%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships58%$4,263
Receiving Student Loans40%$2,660

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Bergen County Technical Schools – Adult Education may offer services to students like those listed below:

  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Other Technical Colleges Nearby

The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Bergen County Technical Schools – Adult Education.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map