61%

Acceptance Rate

$21,948

Avg.Financial Aid

002597

FAFSA Code

About Bloomfield College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,685

Website

www.bloomfield.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Presbyterian Church (USA)

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Bloomfield College which is a private, Presbyterian Church (USA) university, is located in Bloomfield, NJ. The foundation of Bloomfield College was laid down in the year 1868. The motto of the Bloomfield College is Lux In Tenebris and its official colors are red - pms 1807, yellow - pms 129. In addition to over 1,839 undergraduate students, BC also boasts of over 3 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 1,842. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 181 faculty. Around 87% of the students are 24 and under at Bloomfield College. At BC around 48% are Black or African American, 33% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 9% are white. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 61% of the students are females and 39% are males. In its 152 years of existence, BC has produced several known personalities like C. Louis Bassano, Sandra Bolden Cunningham, Ralph R. Caputo, and Rupert Crosse. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 58 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by BC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education), MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education), and TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council).

Location & Contact

Address

467 Franklin St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9737489000
Fax: 9737433998
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Bloomfield College at the 461st position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

61%

SAT Range

860 - 1060

ACT Range

16 - 19

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to Bloomfield College is easy as the university takes in a few number of students. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $40. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 820-1110, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Bloomfield College is 17. However, those getting an ACT score less than 14 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 467 Franklin St, Bloomfield, New Jersey 07003. To gather more information, they can call them at (973) 748-9000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$21,989

Average Annual Cost

$29,950

Books And Supplies

$1,230

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,950

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,816

Total One Year Cost

$45,946

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to BC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $46,930. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($30,310), books and supplies ($1,339), room and boarding ($12,300), and budget for other expenses ($2,367). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

60%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

38%

Male Professors

62%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

54 Graduates

Sociology

54 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

48 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

42 Graduates

Biology, General

33 Graduates

Education, General

28 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

28 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

16 Graduates

Chemistry

12 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

10 Graduates

Computer Science

5 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

3 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

3 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

2 Graduates

Political Science and Government

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,662

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

68%

Full-time

94%

Part-time

6%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

9% White

5% Unknown

49% Black

31% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

4%

Out Of State

95%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$62,333 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 48% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

48%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bears

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

125

Total Female Athletes

109

Intramural Sports

3

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Bowling

Cross Country

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,300 per year. Bloomfield College offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At BC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 39% male and 61% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$38,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$27,000

$36,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$280 - 374

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,948

Students Receiving Federal Grants

78%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,145

Students Receiving State Aid

61%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,684

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$12,063

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,143

$30K - $48K

$24,043

$48K - $75K

$21,172

$75K - $110K

$18,345

> $110K

$18,512

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$8,427,478

The financial aid department of Bloomfield College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,162, whereas the financial aid is $12,902. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $9,857 as well as institutional aid worth $12,902. At BC, the total amount of non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $8,427,478 per year.

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