Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with students and university admissions officers. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that score high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Learn About Diversity at Brookdale Community College, and how it Compares to Other Schools in the Nation.
Brookdale Community College Overall Diversity Not Known
While we are able to calculate at least one measure of diversity for almost all colleges, Brookdale Community College is an exception.
Racial Diversity Unknown
Racially-diverse college campuses offer students the opportunity to study and learn with undergraduates from racial and ethnic groups that are different from their own.
Unfortunately, Brookdale Community College did not provide enough diversity data, so we were unable to calculate a ranking.
Male to Female Diversity Unknown
For most colleges, the male to female ratio is actually skewed toward women, with about six females for every four males. In this section we would typically display what the actual ratio is for this school, but sadly that data is not available.
Geographic Diversity Not Known
Some learners prefer a school that mainly represents local students, while some are searching for schools that attract and recruit students from all over the nation and the globe. What are you looking for?
For most of the colleges within our database, we were able to derive the geographic diversity by looking at where matriculated students lived prior to enrolling in college.
Unfortunately, we do not have the data to determine Brookdale Community College's geographic diversity rating.
Presence of International Students at Brookdale Community College
There is a small community of about 144 international students at Brookdale Community College representing -1 countries. For all the details, go to the Brookdale Community College International Student Page.
Age Diversity Unknown
Some students may prefer to be surrounded by students from the same age range, while others seek more diverse perspectives from other generations.
Traditionally, students range in age from 18 to 21. We were able to determine the student body age distribution for most of the institutions in our database. Unfortunately, we were not able to do so for Brookdale Community College, as the information is not available.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we refer to diversity in college?
The root word of diversity is from the Latin, "diversus" which means "various". We use it today to describe a mixture of people, traditions, ideas and cultures. When most students seek diversity on campus, what they are looking for are opportunities to express themselves and find community with others who believe the same way, as well as opportunities to learn from those from different backgrounds and cultures.
- Is Brookdale Community College supporting and attracting learners from all backgrounds?
Even a school with great racial, ethnic and geographic diversity may not be diverse when it comes to the income levels of their students. To get a better idea of how Brookdale Community College is supporting low-income students check the Financial Aid Page.
- How important is diversity to Brookdale Community College?
In order to achieve the most benefit from diversity on campus, seek out schools that are not only promoting diversity by actively recruiting students and hiring faculty from minority groups, but are also promoting an environment where there is positive interaction between different groups.