Bloomfield College
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,996
Religious affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Students with disability 10%
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 683 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

62%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Bloomfield College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,623 applications and 2,231 students were granted admission. Bloomfield College is at the #60 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 14% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 86% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT770 to 950
ACT16 to 20

Application Fee

$40
Undergrad students
$40
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Bloomfield College's tuition was $28,600 for all students regardless of residency (6.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$18,718
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$28,600
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$28,600
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Bloomfield College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 80% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,816 (which is 9.5% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bloomfield College in 2016-2017, was 338, which is 79% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,754 (which is 2.4% below the national average.)

$4,816
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,754
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Bloomfield College has enrolled a total of 1,996 students (1,793 students full-time and 203 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,996 students, 162 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and 1,995 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 17 students for distance studies.

1,996
Total Enrollment
162
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 49%

Hispanic: 28%

White: 10%

Non-resident alien: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Asian: 3%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Bloomfield College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 18% 153
Visual And Performing Arts 11% 98
Social Sciences 10% 90
Psychology 10% 88
Health Professions And Related Programs 6% 48
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 5% 44
English Language And Literature/letters 4% 38
Education 3% 26
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 20
Physical Sciences 1% 8

Graduation & Dropout Rates

31%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Bloomfield College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

3%
Still enrolled
66%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$29,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Bloomfield College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,200. Last year, out of the total 760 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 692 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 988 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 850 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $29,200 $35,900
Employment Rate 91% 86%
Total Graduates 760 988

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

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