CUNY Bronx Community College

2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Tel: (718)289-5100
11,506 students
Public institution
School Highlights
CUNY Bronx Community College serves 11,506 students (59% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
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 445 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
College CUNY Bronx Community College 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 445 staff
62 staff
CUNY Bronx Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 11,506 has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 11,506 students 1,371 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
22:1
CUNY Bronx Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 6,836 students
779 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 4,670 students
1,083 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
CUNY Bronx Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
CUNY Bronx Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
59%
20%
CUNY Bronx Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
30%
15%
CUNY Bronx Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
4%
49%
CUNY Bronx Community College White (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
4%
1%
CUNY Bronx Community College Non Resident (2006-2014)
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. 0.56 0.70
CUNY Bronx Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,854 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,554 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,854 $5,664
CUNY Bronx Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,554 $10,360
CUNY Bronx Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
90%
CUNY Bronx Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (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
    1,163 students | 2.50 Mi3755 Broadway
    New York NY 10032
    (212)694-1000
    2.501,163
  • 6,985 students | 2.80 Mi500 Grand Concourse
    Bronx NY 10451
    (718)518-4444
    2.806,985
  • Helene Fuld College of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    444 students | 4.10 Mi24 East 120th Street
    New York NY 10035
    (212)616-7200
    4.10444
  • Cochran School of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    93 students | 5.20 Mi967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John/'/s Riverside, HOSP
    Yonkers NY 10701
    (914)964-4296
    5.2093
Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,961 per year for in-state students and $9,270 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,239 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 69%. 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 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. 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.