44%

Acceptance Rate

$9,700

Avg.Financial Aid

002687

FAFSA Code

About Brooklyn College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

18,161

Website

www.brooklyn.cuny.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.

Not applicable

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

No

Brooklyn is four years Public College which is established in 1930 an located in Brooklyn, New York City. College building follows the Georgian-style buildings and is constructed on 26 acres. The college has a history of more than 80 years and has been attracting a variety of students from all parts of the world. 

The main motto of the college is to provide provides a transformative, distinctive, and affordable education to students from all backgrounds. The college has adapted to our changing world and to the educational needs through innovation, expanding technology support.

  • College's notable alumni are Senator Bernie Sanders, Senator Barbara Boxer and many more.

  • College's accreditation - The college is regionally accreditated by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

  • The college has a total Population of 17,580 students, in which 10,795 are full-time and 6,785 part-time students.

CUNY Brooklyn College is a senior college of the City University of New York which is located in Brooklyn, NY. CUNY Brooklyn College covers an area of 35 acres. The CUNY Brooklyn College is part of the CUNY group. The foundation of CUNY Brooklyn College was laid down in the year 1930. CUNY Brooklyn College believes in imparting education and contributing to society by focusing on innovation, research, education, and commitment. The motto of the university is Latin: Nil sine magno labore and its official colors are maroon, gold and warm grey. Out of total 17,811 (2019) students enrolled at CBC, 14,970 belong to undergraduate courses while 2,841 are postgraduate students. The school has a total of 534 full-time, 878 part-time (2018) academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Interestingly, CUNY Brooklyn College has an ethnically diverse student population. At CBC around 27% are white, 24% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 22% are Black or African American. And, at the university, around 75% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 57% of the students are females and 43% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 90 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are James Franco (Film Producer, Model), David Geffen (Record producer, Businessperson), Al Sharpton (Politician, Actor), and Paul Mazursky (Film Producer, Screenwriter). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 302 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ACEND (Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics), ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association), and, CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs). The total endowment of the CUNY Brooklyn College is around $86 million (2017).

Location & Contact

Address

2900 Bedford Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7189515000
Fax:
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed CUNY Brooklyn College at the 362nd position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

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.

44%

SAT Range

1060 - 1240

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$65

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$4,211

Average Annual Cost

$6,730

Books And Supplies

$1,364

Other Fees

$510

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to CBC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $33,860 per year. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

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

83%

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

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$1,030

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

531 Graduates

Psychology, General

478 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

249 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

176 Graduates

Biology, General

95 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

94 Graduates

Health Professions and Related Clin...

90 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

86 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

79 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

77 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

75 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

73 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

53 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

49 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

49 Graduates

History

48 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

45 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

45 Graduates

Chemistry

41 Graduates

Journalism

36 Graduates

Political Science and Government

32 Graduates

Sociology

31 Graduates

Economics

27 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

26 Graduates

Philosophy

23 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

22 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

18 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

18 Graduates

Music

17 Graduates

Mathematics

14 Graduates

Anthropology

13 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

12 Graduates

Physics

7 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

6 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

5 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

5 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

5 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

4 Graduates

Computer Science

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Area Studies

2 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

14,978

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

51%

Full-time

74%

Part-time

26%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

29% White

0% Unknown

22% Black

23% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

21% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

1%

Out Of State

97%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$49,392 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Eagle

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

84

Total Female Athletes

94

Intramural Sports

14

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Since the campus life of the students assumes an imperative part of their development and advancement, students at CBC invest a lot of their time learning from the faculty members. Additionally, the students have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into a change-maker. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 43% male and 57% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,900/year

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

$0$100,000

$8,824

$15,625

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.

$92 - 162

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.

83%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,700

Students Receiving Federal Grants

64%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,251

Students Receiving State Aid

79%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,580

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

7%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,988

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,528

$30K - $48K

$10,612

$48K - $75K

$6,318

$75K - $110K

$4,025

> $110K

$615

In case the students at CUNY Brooklyn College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average financial aid at CUNY Brooklyn College is around $4,270 and the federal grant is $5,526. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $5,376, while the institutional aid is $4,270.

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