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How Well Is Bloomfield College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Bloomfield College was awarded 9 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is psychology.

Overall Quality

Bloomfield College landed the #1,521 spot in College Factual's 2021 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 1,715 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

Bloomfield College also holds the #30 spot on the Best Colleges in New Jersey ranking.

See all of the rankings for Bloomfield College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Bloomfield College?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Bloomfield College you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 64%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

About 81% of students accepted to Bloomfield College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 420 and 520. Math scores were between 420 and 520.

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SAT Math Scores for Bloomfield College  ( 420 to 520 )
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Bloomfield College received ACT scores from 11% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 15 and 18.

ACT Composite Scores for Bloomfield College  ( 15 to 18 )
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Learn more about Bloomfield College admissions.

Bloomfield College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1, Bloomfield College is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Bloomfield College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Bloomfield College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Bloomfield College is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 7% for first-time, full-time students at Bloomfield College, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

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Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Bloomfield College.

Average Overall Diversity at Bloomfield College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,839 undergraduates at Bloomfield College with 1,700 being full-time and 139 being part-time.

Bloomfield College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

Bloomfield College scored 50.84 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  50.84 out of 100
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How Much Does Bloomfield College Cost?

The overall average net price of Bloomfield College is $20,951. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Bloomfield College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$19,777 $19,877 $22,748 $25,575 $25,408

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Bloomfield College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Bloomfield College, approximately 73% of students took out student loans averaging $5,863 a year. That adds up to $23,452 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bloomfield College is 16.1%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Bloomfield College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Bloomfield College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $38,200 in their early years. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.

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See which majors at Bloomfield College make the most money.

Location of Bloomfield College

Bloomfield College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Bloomfield, New Jersey. Bloomfield is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

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Location of Bloomfield College

Contact details for Bloomfield College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 467 Franklin St, Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Phone: 973-748-9000
Website: www.bloomfield.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bloomfieldcollegenj
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BlmfldCollegeNJ

Bloomfield College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 22 majors graduated from Bloomfield College. Of these students, 283 received undergraduate degrees and 18 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
General Psychology 57 $28,800
Nursing 45 $71,600
General Visual & Performing Arts 43 $16,900
Business Administration & Management 38 $34,500
Sociology 37 $24,400
General Biology 15 $28,400
General English Literature 10 $26,000
Accounting 9 NA
Chemistry 5 NA
Journalism 5 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Bloomfield College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Bloomfield College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 438 students took at least one online class at Bloomfield College. This is the same number of students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 438 35
2016-2017 438 40
2015-2016 412 17
2014-2015 449 15
2013-2014 459 23

Learn more about online learning at Bloomfield College.

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