Berkeley College-New York

Tel: (212)986-4343
4,752 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-New York serves 4,752 students (88% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Berkeley College-New York is one of 17 community colleges within New York County, NY.
The nearest community college is Wood Tobe-Coburn School (0.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Berkeley College-New York Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 4,752 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,752 students
1,303 students
Berkeley College-New York Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,190 students
836 students
Berkeley College-New York Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 562 students
1,046 students
Berkeley College-New York Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Berkeley College-New York sch enrollment Berkeley College-New York sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Berkeley College-New York Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
32%
7%
Berkeley College-New York Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
44%
12%
Berkeley College-New York Black (2006-2012)
% White
19%
67%
Berkeley College-New York White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Berkeley College-New York sch ethnicity Berkeley College-New York sta ethnicity
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. 0.67 0.45
Berkeley College-New York Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $23,100 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $23,100 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $23,100 $5,940
Berkeley College-New York In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $23,100 $10,072
Berkeley College-New York Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Berkeley's educational traditions date back to 1931 when the school first opened in East Orange, New Jersey as a private institution dedicated to executive secretarial training for women. From an initial class of 50 students, learning in two rented classrooms in a Spanish villa, Berkeley has grown to its current student body of more than 5,000 students -- including more than 400 students in its International Division -- with six locations in New Jersey and New York. 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. The New York City and White Plains campuses are authorized by the New York State Board of Regents to confer the degrees of Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), Associate in Science (A.S.), and Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.); and their programs are registered by the New York State Education Department. Established in 1936, the New York City campus of Berkeley College has more than 1,700 day, evening, and weekend students earning degrees and certificates. The facilities feature state-of-the art computer labs and more than 200 classroom computers throughout the buildings, with the most current software programs available today. Students can also access the Internet.

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