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Brookdale Community College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Brookdale Community College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Brookdale Community College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Brookdale Community College was awarded 279 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is public administration and social service.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Brookdale Community College as #972 out of 2,576 colleges and universities in the country on its 2022 Best Colleges list.

Brookdale Community College also holds the #28 spot on the Best Colleges in New Jersey ranking.

See all of the rankings for Brookdale Community College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Brookdale Community College?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Brookdale Community College since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Brookdale Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Brookdale Community College, the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

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

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Brookdale Community 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 Brookdale Community College is 66%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  66 out of 100

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

Brookdale Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 10,438 undergraduates at Brookdale Community College with 4,783 being full-time and 5,655 being part-time.

How Much Does Brookdale Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Brookdale Community College is $9,156. 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 Brookdale Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$7,101 $7,560 $11,031 $13,608 $14,110

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 Brookdale Community 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 Brookdale Community College, approximately 12% of students took out student loans averaging $5,359 a year. That adds up to $21,436 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Brookdale Community College is 12.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Brookdale Community College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Brookdale Community College make about $34,200 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 14% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Brookdale Community College make the most money.

Location of Brookdale Community College

Located in Lincroft, New Jersey, Brookdale Community College is a public institution. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.

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Contact details for Brookdale Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 765 Newman Springs Rd, Lincroft, NJ 07738-1597
Phone: 732-224-2345

Brookdale Community College Majors

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

Online Learning at Brookdale Community 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 2019-2020, 4,543 students took at least one online class at Brookdale Community College. This is an increase from the 2,018 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 4,543 856
2018-2019 2,018 447
2017-2018 2,018 427
2016-2017 2,016 494
2015-2016 1,869 522

Learn more about online learning at Brookdale Community College.

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.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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