Broome Community College

Tel: (607)778-5000
6,083 students
Public institution

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Broome Community College is a comprehensive community college supervised by SUNY (State University of New York) and sponsored by the County of Broome. The College is a member of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
School Highlights:
Broome Community College serves 6,083 students (68% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Broome Community College is the only community colleges within Broome County, NY.
The nearest community college is Tompkins Cortland Community College (31.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Broome 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

Student Body

The student population of 6,083 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 46% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,083 students
1,287 students
Broome Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,121 students
832 students
Broome Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,962 students
1,021 students
Broome Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Broome Community College sch enrollment Broome Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Broome Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Broome Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Broome Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
90%
66%
Broome Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Broome Community College sch ethnicity Broome Community College 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. 0.19 0.45
Broome Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,301 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,121 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,301 $5,845
Broome Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,121 $10,047
Broome Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Broome Community College is a part of the State University of New York, the largest public university system in the United States. Over 6000 students are currently enrolled at BCC. Since 1946, Broome Community College has provided career preparation and transfer education opportunities for the residents of the Southern Tier of New York. Through our degree programs, certificate programs, and non-credit offerings, BCC has earned its reputation as "the community's college". The campus is located in a beautiful setting, surrounded by trees and rolling hills. From engineering, allied health programs, and continuing education, to kids camps and family skating. The campus, comprised of 15 buildings(total 610,000 square feet), houses modern classrooms, laboratories, and computer facilities. We also have food court restaurants, a student cyber-caf�, two gymnasiums, a fully updated fitness lab and weight room, a full-scale Ice Center, superior athletic fields, and a student theater. The college offers Programs & Certificates in Business, Health Sciences, Engineering Technology and Computing, Human and Public Service, Office and Information Management and Liberal Arts. Begin work immediately after completing an Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS) degree at BCC, or move on to a four-year college or university. A degree from BCC is a low-cost, high quality education that provides you with the foundation, skills, and tools you need to succeed in the workplace or in a baccalaureate program at the transfer school of your choice.

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For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,790 per year for in-state students and $8,916 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,845 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 61%. 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 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is 5 Star Airforce Community College International. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.