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CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College Ranked?

2021 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.

CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College was awarded 35 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

BMCC was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into BMCC?

Acceptance Rate

Since CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College is 27 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.

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 CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College is 37%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  37 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at CUNY Borough of Manhattan 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 CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community 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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Good Overall Diversity at BMCC

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 26,932 undergraduates at BMCC with 18,479 being full-time and 8,453 being part-time.

BMCC Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for BMCC is 73.90 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  73.90 out of 100
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How Much Does CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of BMCC is $6,526. 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 BMCC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,835 $6,999 $10,165 $12,561 $13,337

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 BMCC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At BMCC, approximately 4% of students took out student loans averaging $4,144 a year. That adds up to $16,576 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at BMCC is 14.1%. 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 BMCC Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from BMCC make around $36,000 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 10% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College

CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College is a public institution situated in New York, New York. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Location of CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College

Contact details for BMCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 199 Chambers St, New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212-220-8000
Website: www.bmcc.cuny.edu/

CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at BMCC

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 3,353 students took at least one online class at CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College. This is an increase from the 3,061 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 3,353 243
2016-2017 3,061 217
2015-2016 2,061 170
2014-2015 1,465 107
2013-2014 1,845 841

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