General:  Adult programs are open to persons 18 years and over, who can profit from training, are capable of performing the course work, meet prerequisite requirements, and can pay the applicable fees.

    These Part-Time Evening Courses are not accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE) and do not qualify for Title IV Financial Aid Assistance.

    High School Students: High School students ages 16 and 17 years may enroll in Adult Education classes if they secure written permission from a parent or guardian and high school guidance counselor prior to registration.

    Older Adults: Persons 62 years of age or older may attend any Adult Education class at a 50% tuition discount and pay applicable book, out-of-county or other fees.

    County of Bergen Employees: Employees of the “County of Bergen” who enroll in part-time classes related to their employment will receive a tuition discount of 25% and pay applicable book, out-of-county or other fees. The employee must present a letter from the County of Bergen at the time of registration stating that the course is directly related to his/her job. Class placement is subject to space availability provided that tuition-paying students constitute the minimum number of students required to run a course.

    Out-of County Residents: Out-of County residents will be accepted. An additional fee of $50 will be charged at teatime of registration for each and all courses.

    Late Registration Fee: An additional fee of $50 will be charged for those who register on or after the start date for each and all courses. Refund & Cancellation Policy

    When the school cancels a course, 100% of course fees will be refunded. The school reserves the right to cancel classes due insufficient enrollment. Registrants will be notified by phone or email when a class is cancelled. Please provide a daytime AND cell phone number. A student wishing to withdraw from class must do so in writing. Please address your letter to Principal, Adult & Continuing Education, BCTS, 190 Hackensack Avenue, Adult Education Building, Hackensack, NJ 07601 Failure to attend class does not constitute an official withdrawal from class. NO refunds will be given to students who have attended one full class session. Refund requests MUST be received no later than two weeks after the start date of the class.

    Pat Field
    201-343-6000 X 2289