My expedience as a New Jersey College student attending a local community college in (high) hopes to transfer seamlessly to a 4 years university.
People always joke about how community college is not a real school, and popular TV shows, such as community enforce that mindset. In New Jersey, a law was passed where all credits earned in New Jersey must transfer to all colleges within the state, assuming the college your trying to transfer too offers the same course. Thats not exactly true anymore, but thats not BCC’s fault, as much as I’d like to blame them. Because of this law, many students choose to get their first two years of college out of the way at the should-be-cheaper community college, in this case Burlington County College. I choose it for the money and ability to work at a flexible schedule while going to school. I made a mistake. Read the rest of this entry