Bergen Community College

Bergen Community College Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual analyzed the data to discover how diverse the standard college campus really is, including race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Keep reading the Bergen Community College diversity report to see how they stack up against the average.

Bergen Community College Student Population

12,968 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Bergen Community College?

Bergen Community College total enrollment is approximately 12,968 students.

Bergen Community College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Bergen Community College undergraduate population is made up of 48% women, and 52% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Bergen Community College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 2,394
White 2,264
Asian 613
Unknown 601
International 463
Black or African American 394
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 36
Multi-Ethnic 34

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Bergen Community College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,074 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1074 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  69.46 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does Bergen Community College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Bergen Community College overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

49% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Bergen Community College is ranked 564 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  564 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  85.14 out of 100
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High racial diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

Bergen Community College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 4,408
Hispanic 4,135
Unknown 1,554
Asian 1,228
Black or African American 808
International 657
Multi-Ethnic 90
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 56

Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Bergen Community College ranks 40 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  40 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  98.97 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 6,590 female students and 6,378 male students at Bergen Community College.

International Students at Bergen Community College

Students from 82 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from South Korea, Turkey, and China.

Learn more about international students at Bergen Community College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
51.61% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  80.52 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Bergen Community College, 51.61% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
20-21 3,661
18-19 3,597
22-24 2,733
25-29 1,809
35 and over 1,262
30-34 748
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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