CUNY Bronx Community College

2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Tel: (718)289-5100
11,513 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
CUNY Bronx Community College serves 11,513 students (58% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 1%.
CUNY Bronx Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Bronx County, NY.
The nearest community college is Monroe College (2.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 441 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College CUNY Bronx Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 441 staff
61 staff
CUNY Bronx Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 11,513 has grown by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 11,513 students 1,296 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
21:1
CUNY Bronx Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 6,625 students
814 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,888 students
1,040 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
CUNY Bronx Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
CUNY Bronx Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
64%
21%
CUNY Bronx Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
29%
15%
CUNY Bronx Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
2%
51%
CUNY Bronx Community College White (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
CUNY Bronx Community College Non Resident (2006-2013)
CUNY Bronx Community College 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. 0.51 0.68
CUNY Bronx Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,554 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,074 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,554 $5,660
CUNY Bronx Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,074 $10,250
CUNY Bronx Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
89%
CUNY Bronx Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Monroe College
    Private, for profit
    7,001 students | 2.30 Mi2501 Jerome Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10468
    (718)933-6700
    2.307,001
  • Boricua College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,075 students | 2.50 Mi3755 Broadway
    New York, NY 10032
    (212)694-1000
    2.501,075
  • 7,052 students | 2.80 Mi500 Grand Concourse
    Bronx, NY 10451
    (718)518-4444
    2.807,052
  • Helene Fuld College of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    300 students | 4.10 Mi24 East 120th Street
    New York, NY 10035
    (212)616-7200
    4.10300
  • Cochran School of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    79 students | 5.20 Mi967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John's Riverside HOSP
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)964-4296
    5.2079
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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,301 per year for in-state students and $10,103 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,953 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 65%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York 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 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in New York is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.