Burlington County College

601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068-1599
Tel: (609)894-9311
9,438 students
Public institution
Burlington County College, a comprehensive community college, provides all individuals access to affordable and quality education.
School Highlights
Burlington County College serves 9,438 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Burlington County College is the only community colleges within Burlington County, NJ.
The nearest community college is Pennco Tech-Bristol (15.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 261 teachers has grown by 155% over five years.
College Burlington County College (NJ) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 261 staff
234 staff

Student Body

The student population of 9,438 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has decreased from 93:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 9,438 students 7,839 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
34:1
# Full-Time Students 4,827 students
3,412 students
# Part-Time Students 4,611 students
3,628 students
% Asian
4%
5%
% Hispanic
8%
19%
% Black
14%
14%
% White
64%
49%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Unknown races
7%
12%
% Non Resident races
1%
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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. 0.56 0.69

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,095 is less than the state average of $4,794. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,045 is less than the state average of $6,468. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,095 $4,794
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,045 $6,468
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 59%
74%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • With campuses in Pemberton and Mt. Laurel, and centers in Willingboro and Mt. Holly, BCC offers credit, non-credit, certificate and enrichment programs. High-tech offerings remain among the most exciting majors at BCC. This focus on technology was one of the major factors in developing BCC's newest partnership, Drexel at BCC. Our two campuses in Pemberton and Mt. Laurel and two centers in Mt. Holly and Willingboro offer a full range of student services, university transfer degrees, associates degree programs, professional-technical career development programs, and certifications in technology and management, as well as personal, cultural and recreational enrichment programs. The Burlington ACT Center on the Pemberton Campus offers individuals and corporate clients a broad array of job training courses, and an approved testing center for an inventory of professional licenses and certifications. The 225-acre Pemberton Campus, in the eastern sector of Burlington County, blends modern architecture with the natural beauty of the New Jersey Pinelands. The pinelands, an ecological treasure declared a National Reserve in 1978 and an International Biosphere Reserve in 1983, provide a beautiful backdrop for a campus rich in art, culture, recreational facilities, technological advancements and a growing diversity of academic programs. Burlington County College is a public community college accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and approved by the State of New Jersey.

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Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,794 per year for in-state students and $6,468 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,412 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey community colleges have a 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. of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.