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Bloomfield College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Bloomfield College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Bloomfield College Ranked?

2023 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Bloomfield College was awarded 35 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is visual and performing arts.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Bloomfield College as #2,112 out of 2,241 colleges and universities in the country on its 2023 Best Colleges list.

Bloomfield College also holds the #44 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

Bloomfield College has an acceptance rate of 85%, which makes it somewhat selective. Make sure it's not the only school you apply to, even if it's your school of choice. Whether you get in or not will largely depend on how you compare to other applicants.

Average Test Scores

About 47% 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 400 and 490. Math scores were between 390 and 480.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Bloomfield College  ( 400 to 490 )
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800

SAT Math Scores for Bloomfield College  ( 390 to 480 )
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800
Bloomfield College received ACT scores from 7% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 15 and 19.

ACT Composite Scores for Bloomfield College  ( 15 to 19 )
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36

Learn more about Bloomfield College admissions.

Bloomfield College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Bloomfield College, this ratio is 15 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much 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
0
100

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 64%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  64 out of 100
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100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Bloomfield College is 11%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  11 out of 100
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100

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

Bloomfield College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,533 undergraduates at Bloomfield College with 1,402 being full-time and 131 being part-time.

How Much Does Bloomfield College Cost?

The overall average net price of Bloomfield College is $19,236. 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 +
$19,042 $16,906 $19,870 $21,312 $21,989

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

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Bloomfield College, approximately 96% of students took out student loans averaging $4,527 a year. That adds up to $18,108 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bloomfield College is 15.3%. 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?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Bloomfield College make about $44,790 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future Bloomfield College graduates since it is 5% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.

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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 situated in Bloomfield, New Jersey. Bloomfield is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

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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 23 majors graduated from Bloomfield College. Of these students, 228 received undergraduate degrees and 2 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 53 $29,369
Nursing 51 $71,883
Business Administration & Management 34 $32,890
Sociology 25 $27,356
General Biology 23 $35,725
Accounting 10 NA
Computer Science 8 NA
Chemistry 7 NA
General English Literature 5 NA
Applied Mathematics 3 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 options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 754 students took at least one online class at Bloomfield College. This is an increase from the 225 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 754 418
2018-2019 225 21
2017-2018 438 35
2016-2017 438 40
2015-2016 412 17

Learn more about online learning at Bloomfield College.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*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.

References

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