Post Secondary School

Bermuda College

Bermuda College is Bermuda’s only post-secondary/higher education institution. The College provides access to two-year and one-year programmes of study that allow students to transfer at various levels at overseas universities. Students also pursue programmes of study that provide them with skills for immediate employment in the workplace.

Bermuda College offers the following Associate Degrees, Certificates and Diplomas:

  • Associate of Arts (A.A.)
  • Associate of Science (A.S.) 
  • Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) 
  • Certificates
  • Diplomas

Note: The Bermuda College has several articulation/partnership agreements with universities in North America that allow students who have completed the associate’s degree to transfer with advanced standing up to the third year of a four-year programme of study.

Further information on specific programmes and courses can be viewed in the Bermuda College Catalogue which is on the Bermuda College Website at

Through a partnership arrangement with Mount St. Vincent University, Bermuda College provides access on the Island to two (2) bachelor’s degree programmes, a Bachelor of Business Administration and the Bachelor in Child and Youth Studies.

Higher Education

The Bermuda College is the only post-secondary/higher education institution in Bermuda. Students completing Bermuda College’s associate degrees are able to transfer with advanced standing up to the third year of a four-year university programme.

Technical And Vocational Education

Bermuda College offers a variety of options for individuals who pursue technical or vocational education. Following is a list of the options:

Associate of Applied Science Degrees (AAS):

At the post-secondary level, students can take an Associate of Applied Sciences degree or two to five year certificates programmes that provide entry into the workforce or transfer to bachelor level technical programmes. Associate of Applied Science Degrees are provided in the following areas:

  • Culinary Arts
  • Electronics Technology
  • Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning 
  • Motor Vehicle Technology
  • Plumbing Technology
  • Wood Technology


  • National Centre for Construction Education and Research –NCCER
  • Certificate for Accounting Assistants
  • Certificate for Office Assistants
  • Certificate for Office Skills
  • Certificate in Plumbing Technology Certificate in Wood Technology
  • Certificate in Motor Vehicle Technology
  • Certificate in Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology
  • Certificate in Electronics Technology
  • Electrical Wiring Technology five (5) year apprenticeship program after secondary level. Upon completion the student is certified as a Journeyman Inside Wireman by the National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC)


  • NCCER Junior Technician (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning)
  • NCCER Electronics Systems Technicians Levels 1-3
  • Automotive Service Excellence (A.S.E.)
  • Automotive Technology Certification
  • City and Guilds Level 1

Workforce Development Certificates

International Legal Executive (ILEX)

  • Certificate for Legal Secretaries
  • Certificate in Legal Studies
  • Professional Diploma in Law and Practice

Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM)

  • Certificate in Team Leading
  • Certificate in Management

Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)

American Management Association (AMA)

  • Certificate for Administrative Professional
  • Certificate in Human Resource Management
  • Certificate in General Management
  • Certificate in Finance & Accounting