Brookdale Community College
Lincroft, NJ 07738-1597

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 13,165
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 9%
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
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
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Brookdale Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Brookdale Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $6,492 and in-state students paid $5,892.

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

$6,916
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$5,892
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$6,492
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 49% of Brookdale Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 34% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,408 (which is 0.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Brookdale Community College in 2016-2017, was 282, which is 14% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,600 (which is 0.9% above the national average.)

$4,408
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,600
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
49%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Brookdale Community College has enrolled a total of 13,165 students (6,091 students full-time and 7,074 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 13,165 students, 273 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 522 students for distance studies.

13,165
Total Enrollment
273
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 68%

Hispanic: 12%

Black/African American: 9%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Asian: 4%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Brookdale Community 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 24% 1,466 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 10% 624
Social Sciences 9% 586 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 8% 504 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 6% 346
Education 5% 330
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 4% 272
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 154
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 142
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 124

Graduation & Dropout Rates

26%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

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 Brookdale Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

22%
Still enrolled
36%
Dropout rate
16%
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

$24,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Brookdale Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,800. Last year, out of the total 3,150 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,709 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,045 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,527 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,800 $33,500
Employment Rate 86% 83%
Total Graduates 3,150 3,045

Campus Location

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17.5 mile away
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Union County College
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