General information

Bergen Community College is a comprehensive, publicly supported two-year college that is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Through its open admissions policy, the College is committed to equal educational opportunities for all.

The instructional programs are designed to prepare students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities, or for immediate entry into a career. There are also non-credit courses offered for those seeking personal enrichment or improvement of specific skills.

The College receives funding from the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders and from the State of New Jersey. This support makes it possible to maintain high-quality facilities and programs while charging low tuition and fees.

Board of Trustees

o Carol Otis, Chair
o Gerard L. Carroll, Vice Chair
o Dorothy Blakeslee, Treasurer
o Joseph Barreto, Secretary
o James Demetrakis
o Patrick Fletcher
o Mark Longo
o Irene Oujo
o Dr. Sheetal Ranjan
o Peter Zalokostas, Alumni Trustee

• Executive Team

o Dr. Michael Dr. Redmond, President
o Victor Anaya, Executive Director of Finance
o William Corcoran, Vice President of Facilities, Planning, Operations and Public Safety
o Dr. Waldon Hagan, Vice President of Student Affairs
o Larry Hlavenka, Managing Director of Public Relations/Acting Managing Director of the Bergen Community College Foundation
o Jim Miller, Executive Director of Human Resources
o Dr. William Mullaney, Vice President of Academic Affairs

• Bergen County

o James J. Tedesco III, Bergen County Executive
o Thomas J. Sullivan, Chair
o Germaine M. Ortiz, Vice-Chair
o Mary J. Amoroso, Chair Pro Tempore
o David L. Ganz, Freeholder
o Steven A. Tanelli, Freeholder
o Dr. Joan M. Voss, Freeholder
o Tracy S. Zur, Freeholder