• Address: 44 Rifle Camp Rd, Woodland Park, New Jersey 07424

  • Phone Number: 973-278-5400

  • Website: http://berkeleycollege.edu/

About

Berkeley College was established back in the year 1931 under the name Berkeley School, which was at a later date changed to its current name. The college is a private for-profit type educational institution. The college is headquartered at Woodland, New Jersey, and has other branches across the United States.

It has over 7,100 students enrolled across the New Jersey, New York, and online campuses. The Woodland campus has over 3,477 students currently enrolled in either graduate or undergraduate courses or programs.

Out of the total number of students of the college, 440 of those are international students from 75 different countries.

  • The college has a student-faculty ratio of around 14:1.

  • The total Graduation Rate is 34%.

  • The college is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). There are various programs offered by the college that are programmatically accredited.

The college is known for providing various services and resources to the students to help them in every way they can. Services such as athletics, student services, career services, disability services, and many other services and resources are provided to the students.  


Online Education at Berkeley College

The college offers various online programs for students who have time and travel limitations. The online programs offered to the students across the world follows a flexible structure which allows the students to work at their own pace and terms. Online education provided is cheaper and can help save a lot of expenses. There is no compromise with the quality of education as well. 

  • The college is providing online education since 1998.

  • The degrees and programs offered by the college are accredited, and the college allows the transfer of credits conveniently. 

  • The college offers online Associate's, Bachelor's, and MBA degree programs along with certificate programs for the students across the world.

  • The college offers online programs, Few of them are Accounting, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Health Science, Information Technology, Law.


 Reviews

  • Berkeley College is awesome, the campus is great, and the programs are good.

  • The college services and facilities are really helpful.

  • The college is military and veterans friendly.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Woodland, New Jersey

FAFSA/Federal School Code

007502

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Institutional Accreditation

MSCHE

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Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: http://berkeleycollege.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 14: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 65 % Part Time: 50 %
Total Population 3,739
Student Population Full Time: 2,795 Part Time: 944
Gender Division Male: 29 % Female: 71 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 32 %

The College Monk

Female: 36 %

Total Graduation Rate: 34 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Berkeley College offers 23 online programs across 6 Majors

Law

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Business Management

Offering 15 programs accross 2 degrees

Accounting

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Health Science

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Information Technology

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Criminal Justice

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Admissions

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $50
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Berkeley College Admission Process

Admissions to Berkeley College

Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programs

  • Completed application for admission.

  • Completion of high school or an equivalent which is recognized by the state department of education.

  • Official transcripts from the previous institution attended.

  • A personal statement.

  • Completion of short introductory online course.


Admission Requirements for Graduate Programs

  • Completion of the online application.

  • Candidates must submit official transcripts from all previous undergraduate institutions attended.

  • 2 letters of recommendation.

  • A personal statement and a resume.

  • Candidates must complete a short introductory online course.


Note

  • International applicants must submit international application and official TOEFL or IELTS scores.

  • Candidates can transfer up to 6-semester credits from an accredited graduate program for transfer admission.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Berkeley College Financial Aid

There are various financial aids offered for the students in the forms, such as work-study programs, scholarships, grants, and loans.

In order to apply for the financial aid, students must fill the FAFSA form, with the correct details. The Berkeley College federal school code/FAFSA code for this college is 007502.

Some scholarship programs available for the students are listed below. 

  • Federal Aid provided include Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loans, Direct Unsubsidized loan, Federal Work-Study

  • Institutional Aid includes DECA/FBLA/HOSA Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship, Berkeley College Grants, Alumni Legacy Scholarship, Corporate Learning Partnership Scholarship, Diana Coleman Memorial Scholarship, International Achievement Award.

  • Military Aid awarded includes the Yellow Ribbon Program, Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program, Active Military Grant

  • State Aid such as  Tuition Aid Grant, Regents Award for Children of Deceased or Disabled Veterans, NYS Native American Education, Governor’s Urban Scholarship Program is awarded by the college.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,711 An Undergraduate student. U.S. Citizen or eligible immigrant. June 30th, 2019
Federal supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $250 An Undergraduate student. U.S. Citizen or eligible immigrant. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,151 U.S. Citizen or an eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loans $1,421 U.S. Citizen or an eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized loan $5,151 U.S. Citizen or an eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study Varies Need of Financial support. U.S. National or Eligible non-resident. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Grants and Scholarships

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Tuition Aid Grant $12,438 Demonstrate the financial need. April 15th, 2019
Regents Award for Children of Deceased or Disabled Veterans $450 Children of deceased or disabled veterans April 15th, 2019
NYS Native American Education Varies Enrolled members of a New York State tribe and their children Varies
State Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship II $2,500 CGPA with 3.5. April 15th, 2019
Governor’s Urban Scholarship Program $1,000 CGPA with 3.0. A resident of New Jersey. April 15th, 2019

Data Source: http://berkeleycollege.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Alumni Legacy Scholarship Varies Full-time enrollment. have a parent a guardian passed from Berkeley College. Varies
Corporate Learning Partnership Scholarship Varies Full-time or part-time enrollment. Proof of employment with a CLP company. Varies
DECA/FBLA/HOSA Scholarship Varies Full-time enrollment. CGPA with 2.5 Varies
Diana Coleman Memorial Scholarship Varies Full-time or part-time enrollment. Atleast 24 years. Varies
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Varies Full-time or part-time enrollment. Minimum 3.5 GPA Varies
Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Berkeley College Grant Varies Full-time or part-time student Varies
Active Military Grant Varies Students actively serving the military Varies
Achievement Award $3,000 Based on GPA per standard academic year Varies
International Grant Varies International students Varies

Data Source: http://berkeleycollege.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $13,638 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Tuition Assistance Program $2,599 Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program Varies Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001 Eligible after all benefits exhausted Varies

Data Source: http://berkeleycollege.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $25,307
$30,001 - $48,000 $24,496
$48,001 - $75,000 $27,396
$75,001 - $110,000 $32,633

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 70% $3,475
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 97% $11,779
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 79% $4,465
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 80% $4,924
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 86% $7,517
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 83% $7,196
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 25,706
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 82 $10,406
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 80 $10,480
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 2 $7,425

Data Source: http://berkeleycollege.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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