CUNY -- Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY

CUNY -- Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY

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Tuition & Fees

$7,239

$18,509

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

59%

female

1

teacher

16.5

students

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Very Selective

37%

acceptance rate

Accepted 7,726
Declined 12,882
Total Received 20,608
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Public

14,406

undergraduate students

3,174

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Brooklyn College, founded in 1930, is a public, liberal arts institution. Its 26-acre campus is located in Brooklyn's Flatbush section.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 17,580
Established in 1930
Coeducational Coeducational

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26-acre, suburban campus in Brooklyn (New York City population: 8,622,698). Served by air, bus, and train. School provides transportation to subway station. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: Manhattan
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: John F. Kennedy International

CUNY — Brooklyn College
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn
11210

Top Organizations

  • Academic Club Association
  • Kingsman and Excelsior Newspaper
  • NY Public Interest Group (NYPIRG)
  • Student Government CIAS, SGS, and GSO
  • Student Forensics

Top Events

  • Presidential Convocation
  • Graduation Ceremony
  • student government elections
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
17%
Top 1/4
49%
Top 1/2
79%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $65
Application deadline February 1
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.31

Very Selective

37%

acceptance rate

Accepted 7,726
Declined 12,882
Total Received 20,608

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
standardized test scores

Important

rigor of secondary school record

Not Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 143
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cross-country running
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Football

Intramural Sports Women

Football

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 3

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
African Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Anthropology
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Broadcast Journalism
Caribbean Studies
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Chinese Language and Literature
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Comparative Literature
Computational Mathematics
Computer Graphics
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Creative Writing
Developmental and Child Psychology
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Economics, General
Education, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Environmental Studies
Exercise Physiology
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
French Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
Geology/Earth Science, General
German Language and Literature
Health Teacher Education
Hebrew Language and Literature
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
History, General
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Information Science/Studies
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Italian Language and Literature
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Journalism
Linguistics
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics Teacher Education
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Portuguese Language and Literature
Psychology, General
Radio and Television
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Social Studies Teacher Education
Sociology
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Speech Teacher Education
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

17,580

total students

98.3%

in-state

1.7%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

82%

14,406
students

Female
59%
8,444

Male
41%
5,962

18%

3,174
students

Female
67%
2,118

Male
33%
1,056

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

70%

10,198
students

Female
58%
5,903

Male
42%
4,295

30%

4,208
students

Female
61%
2,541

Male
39%
1,667

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 82%
Student 4 year graduation rate 25%
Student 5 year graduation rate 19%
Student 6 year graduation rate 7%

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
21%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
19%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
22%
Hispanic/Latino
31%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

2,169

Transfer students enrolled

12%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit yes
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: February 1

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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