Adult and Transfer Students

In addition to intensive, career-focused programs taught by experienced professionals, many adult and transfer students find Berkeley College’s flexible scheduling to be an effective and convenient way to balance college with family, work, and other responsibilities. Courses are available during the daytime, in the evening, on weekends, and either part-time or full-time. Many courses and even entire programs are also offered online. You can log onto Berkeley College Online® with a PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from any location where Internet access is available and permitted by law, and work at your own pace to complete weekly course assignments.

Berkeley College will accept transfer credits from regionally accredited post-secondary institutions for courses in which you earned a minimum grade of C and that are applicable to your program at Berkeley. Scholarships and financial aid are available to those who qualify, including our Transfer Opportunity Program (T.O.P. Scholars) for students who have earned an Associate’s degree from a community college in New York or New Jersey. You may also be eligible for Credit for Prior Learning.

Preparing you for the professional world

Whether you’re enrolling in college for the first time or returning to your studies, you’ll find that everything Berkeley does is focused on preparing you for a successful future.

Here are some important factors to consider when choosing a college:

Will the program and curriculum prepare me for a career?

Are the instructors really qualified to help me prepare for a career?

Is help available?

Will I get any practical experience while in college?

Will the college help me find a job?

Life at Berkeley

While studies come first at Berkeley College, you'll also have the opportunity to engage in a variety of extracurricular activities. Our numerous locations in the New York and New Jersey metro area provide quick access to the social, educational, and cultural resources that New York City has to offer. During your free time, movie theaters, restaurants, and other entertainment facilities are nearby.

Compare closely and you’ll see that Berkeley is an excellent choice for preparing for a successful career.

T.O.P. Scholars Individuals who have earned an Associate's degree from a New Jersey or New York State community college may be eligible for the Transfer Opportunity Scholars Program (T.O.P.) from Berkeley College.


T.O.P. Scholars Individuals who have earned an Associate's degree from Essex County College may be eligible for a transfer scholarship from Berkeley College.

PCCC Transfer flyer Individuals who have earned an Associate's degree from Passaic County Community College may be eligible for a transfer scholarship from Berkeley College.