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CUNY Bronx Community College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about CUNY Bronx Community College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is CUNY Bronx Community College Ranked?

2021 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.

CUNY Bronx Community College was awarded 14 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

BCC 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 BCC?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into CUNY Bronx 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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CUNY Bronx Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At CUNY Bronx Community College, this rate is 21 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

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 CUNY Bronx Community College is 45%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  45 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at CUNY Bronx Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At CUNY Bronx Community College this rate is 59%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  59 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at BCC

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 10,935 undergraduates at BCC with 7,146 being full-time and 3,789 being part-time.

BCC Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for BCC is 34.39 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  34.39 out of 100
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How Much Does CUNY Bronx Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of BCC is $5,828. 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 BCC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,309 $6,611 $9,333 $11,740 $13,154

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 BCC, 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 BCC, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $3,990 a year. That adds up to $15,960 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at BCC is 15.1%. 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 BCC Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from BCC make about $34,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 13% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of CUNY Bronx Community College

CUNY Bronx Community College is a public institution situated in Bronx, New York. The location of BCC is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Location of CUNY Bronx Community College

Contact details for BCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2155 University Avenue, Bronx, NY 10453
Phone: 718-289-5100

CUNY Bronx Community College Majors

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

Online Learning at BCC

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 2017-2018, 720 students took at least one online class at CUNY Bronx Community College. This is an increase from the 582 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 720 37
2016-2017 582 14
2015-2016 416 16
2014-2015 78 4
2013-2014 862 51

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