College Bound Dorchester
222 Bowdoin Street
Dorchester, MA 02122
Telephone: 617-506-5960 - Fax: 617-474-1230
Web site:


The College Connections program offered by College Bound Dorchester brings together a team of administrators, instructors, and college readiness advisors to deliver both the academic and the non-academic supports that students need for successful college enrollment.

As an alternative education program dedicated to preparing urban youth between the ages of 17 and 27 to graduate from college, College Connections offers the following approach to college success:

  1. College Foundations - for high school equivalency diploma preparation

  2. ESOL - for English language learners to improve English skills as a first step to college readiness

  3. Bridge to College - for college readiness, including college level math and writing preparation

  4. College Support - for students who matriculate and are on campus

Service hours:

For information, call M - F: 9am - 5pm. Some night classes as well, call for more information.

Waiting time:

Rolling admissions


English, Spanish, Portuguese, Cape Verdean, Creole

Other locations:

18 Samoset St, Dorchester, MA 02124


Bus #17 from Fields Corner or Andrew Station on Red line.

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(Categories for this entry: Education)

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