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Campus & Student Life at Bergen Community College

Home to about 11,409 undergraduates in 2020, Bergen Community College is a large, public college located in Paramus, New Jersey. A safe, suburban environment can offer many of the amenities of city living without the constant hum. Should you tire of the campus however, Bergen Community College offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Bergen Community College can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Bergen Community College Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Bergen Community College Has a Disability Services Site

Individuals with disabilities make up 7.0% of the student population at Bergen Community College. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Bergen Community College Disability Services.

Bergen Community College for the Military

While not a "service academy", Bergen Community College does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Bergen Community College Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Bergen Community College for Veterans Guide.

Bergen Community College offers On-Campus Day Care

For students with young families, Bergen Community College does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Bergen Community College

Bergen Community College does not offer on-campus housing.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Bergen Community College

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Bergen Community College

Bergen Community College has a comparatively large, student body. There were 11,409 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 5,994 (52.5%). Part-time attendance was 5,415 (47.5%).

Full-timePart-timeTotal
5,9945,41511,409

Bergen Community College is Ranked #1,360 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Bergen Community College is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Bergen Community College #1360 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Bergen Community College

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Bergen Community College by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Bergen Community College Diversity Guide.

Bergen Community College Competes in the NJCAA

Bergen Community College has a total of 176 student athletes, 118 men and 58 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$291,390
Total Expenses (all teams)$291,390
Net$0

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Bergen Community College Athletics

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