Brookdale Community College

Brookdale Community College Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Brookdale Community College students.

Brookdale Community College Student Population

11,489 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Brookdale Community College?

Brookdale Community College total enrollment is approximately 11,489 students.

Brookdale Community College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Brookdale Community College undergraduate population is made up of 47% women, and 53% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Brookdale Community College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,220
Hispanic 1,055
Black or African American 456
Asian 192
Unknown 151
International 114
Multi-Ethnic 85
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 13

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Brookdale Community College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,768 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1768 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  49.70 out of 100
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This school is was found to be average when it comes to overall diversity, which means the student races, ethnicities, ages, genders and locations are close to the typical amount seen in most universities.

How Does Brookdale Community College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Brookdale Community College is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Brookdale Community College is ranked 1,606 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1606 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  57.64 out of 100
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Many students are seeking college campuses with plenty of diversity. Does Brookdale Community College offer enough racial/ethnic diversity for you?

Brookdale Community College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 7,186
Hispanic 2,044
Black or African American 1,029
Asian 447
Unknown 425
Multi-Ethnic 157
International 131
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 28

Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Brookdale Community College ranks 245 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  245 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  93.56 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 6,084 female students and 5,405 male students at Brookdale Community College.

International Students at Brookdale Community College

Students from 60 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from India, Brazil, and Vietnam.

Learn more about international students at Brookdale Community College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
52.97% 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  82.80 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Brookdale Community College, 52.97% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 4,218
20-21 2,557
22-24 1,754
25-29 1,258
35 and over 1,037
30-34 509
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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