CUNY Brooklyn College: Review & Facts

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CUNY Brooklyn College is a large four-year, public school with 17,410 students enrolled. This school was established in 1930 and is one of the 19 schools and colleges located in Brooklyn, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
95
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at CUNY Brooklyn College.

CUNY Brooklyn College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 95 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Psychology, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
82%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at CUNY Brooklyn College is high at 82% (above New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at CUNY Brooklyn College is below average - 55%. Roughly 30% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY Brooklyn College is pretty decent - 15:1. Read more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,100
Medium
Average tuition cost is slightly high - around $13,500 per year. The additional fees at CUNY Brooklyn College (not included in tuition costs) are about $600; which totals $14,100 a year.

Read the details about CUNY Brooklyn College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
37%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 20,324 applications were submitted and 7,583 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at CUNY Brooklyn College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$11,000
High
CUNY Brooklyn College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CUNY Brooklyn College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
CUNY Brooklyn College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is high -- about $11,000 annually.

Based on the college crime information, CUNY Brooklyn College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

CUNY Brooklyn College Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY Brooklyn College, 2900 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11210, USA
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