CUNY Bronx Community College

2155 University Ave, Bronx
NY, 10453
Tel: (718)289-5100
11,500 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
CUNY Bronx Community College serves 11,500 students (56% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
CUNY Bronx Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Bronx County, NY.
The nearest community college is Tri-State College Of Acupuncture (11.0 miles away).

School Overview

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

Student Body

The student population of 11,500 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
11,500 students
1,275 students
# Full-Time Students
6,482 students
829 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 5,018 students
1,020 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
CUNY Bronx Community College sch enrollment CUNY Bronx Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan - 1%
% Asian 3%
CUNY Bronx Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 61%
CUNY Bronx Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 30%
CUNY Bronx Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White 5%
CUNY Bronx Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 2% 2%
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. 0.53 0.45
CUNY Bronx Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,254 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,594 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,254 $5,940
CUNY Bronx Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,594 $10,075
CUNY Bronx Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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