BCC Military Education Center at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

Burlington County College is honored to provide military service members and their families flexible, educational opportunities and student services.

BCC's Military Education Center, located in room 107 Building 3829, 4 School Road, offers programs designed to meet the busy lifestyle of active military members and their families. Dedicated to educating those who serve, BCC offers flexible, affordable degree completion options on base including a variety of 7- and 10-week accelerated courses, weekend courses, and extensive distance education opportunities.

As BCC students, service members and their families have access to a full range of services located on the base, the Pemberton and Mt. Laurel campuses, the Mt. Holly and Willingboro Centers, and in high schools throughout Burlington County.

BCC's Military Education Center staff can assist students with admissions, military academic advising, assessment testing and registration. Veterans services advising is also available by appointment. Staff can also provide information regarding all of BCCs credit and non-credit programs. The facility features classrooms, a computer lab and a student lounge area.

BCC is a member of Service Member's Opportunity College Army (SOCAD). SOC provides college-level educational opportunities for active duty service members and their families through a national network of US colleges and universities.

Through a unique partnership with the Community College of the Air Force, BCC provides general education courses through their General Education Mobile (GEM) program, Click Here for BCC's GEM Portal.

For more information about SOCAD, the GEM program or to find out about tuition assistance, please call BCC at 609-754-2577.


From the North
Take the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95 in North NJ) South to Exit 7 to route 206 South. Proceed on Route 206 south for approx. mile. Stay in the right lane to the Y intersection of 206/68.

Take the jug handle for Route 68 and go for approx. 4 miles. Look for the sign pointing to McGuire/Deborah Hospital. Turn left at that sign across the opposite lanes of Route 68. You will come to a T intersection almost immediately. Make a right turn; you are now on Route 545 heading south. Stay on this road for approx. 2 miles.

At a traffic light, at the 1 mile point, you will cross Route 537. Stay in the left lane; mile past Route 537 you will make slight left onto the 4-lane McGuire access road, Route 680. There will be a sign for McGuire AFB. This road will end at a traffic light at the Main Entrance to McGuire AFB. Turn left onto Wrightstown - Cookstown Road. Proceed to the next traffic light. Turn left into the Falcon Courts North Base Housing Area. Disregard the detour sign. At the unmanned guard post turn right onto School Road. Follow School Road to the end Bldg 3829. The BCC office is in room 107.

From the West
Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike east (I-76, becomes I-276; DO NOT take I-76 into Philadelphia) to the New Jersey Turnpike. Go north on the NJ Turnpike to Exit 7 to Route 206 South. Proceed on route 206 South for approx. mile. Stay in the left lane to the Y intersection of Routes 206/68. Follow the directions above to the Education Center.

From the South
Take I-295 North to Exit 56 (sign for McGuire/Military Bases); follow signs for Route 206/68 South. Follow the directions above to the Education Center.