Berkeley College-Woodland Park

Tel: (973)278-5400
3,671 students
Private for-profit
Berkeley College provides an all-encompassing educational experience designed to develop professional competencies and awareness for business careers and to provide the knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of our culture necessary to meet the demands of our ever-changing society.
School Highlights:
Berkeley College-Woodland Park serves 3,671 students (80.47% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Berkeley College-Woodland Park is one of 2 community colleges within Passaic County, NJ.
The nearest community college is Passaic County Community College (1.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 226 teachers has grown by 76% over five years.
College Berkeley College-Woodland Park Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 226 staff
61 staff
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,671 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,671 students 1,296 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,954 students
810 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 717 students
1,036 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Black (2006-2013)
% White
Berkeley College-Woodland Park White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Non Resident (2006-2013)
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.69 0.53
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $23,100 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $23,100 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $23,100 $5,694
Berkeley College-Woodland Park In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $23,100 $10,252
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Established in 1931, Berkeley College is a coeducational college specializing in business. With six locations in New York and New Jersey, USA, and students from 29 states and 88 foreign countries, Berkeley is widely recognized for its academic excellence. From the initial class of 50 students to the current combined student body of more than 5,000, growth continues at Berkeley College. Today, Berkeley College is convenient and accessible at six locations in New York and New Jersey, and plans to welcome incoming students to its newest campus in Newark, NJ in 2006. Additionally, Berkeley College's unique online learning program continues to expand as a popular alternative to the traditional classroom learning environment. The Garret Mountain campus in the West Paterson–Little Falls area of New Jersey occupies a lush, green setting atop Garret Mountain. With an idyllic view of a reservoir and surrounding suburbs, more than 1,200 day and evening students enjoy studying and relaxing on the beautiful grounds when classes are not in session. The main academic building is a modern, three-wing brick structure, which accommodates faculty and administrative offices; a library; attractively furnished, air-conditioned classrooms; as well as three computer classrooms with 80 computers. Adjacent to the Academic Center is a multi-level building which contains general purpose and computer classrooms and labs with more than 80 additional computers. Through Berkeley's recreational programs, students are able to participate in intramural and intercollegiate sports including basketball, soccer, volleyball, and softball, as well as participate in a variety of extra-curricular activities.

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