CUNY Bronx Community College

2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Tel: (718)289-5100
11,513 students
Public institution

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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 higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% 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 Monroe College (2.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 441 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
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
59 staff
CUNY Bronx Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 11,513 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is equal to the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
11,513 students
1,282 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
22:1
CUNY Bronx Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
6,625 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 4,888 students
1,017 students
CUNY Bronx Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
CUNY Bronx Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
2%
CUNY Bronx Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
64%
7%
CUNY Bronx Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
29%
12%
CUNY Bronx Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
2%
57%
CUNY Bronx Community College White (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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. 0.53 0.53
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 $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,554 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,074 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
89%
CUNY Bronx Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bronx Monroe College
    Private, for profit
    2501 Jerome Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10468
    (718)933-6700
    2.3  Mi  |  7001  students
  • New York Boricua College
    Private not-for-profit
    3755 Broadway
    New York, NY 10032
    (212)694-1000
    2.5  Mi  |  1075  students
  • Bronx CUNY Hostos Community College
    Public
    500 Grand Concourse
    Bronx, NY 10451
    (718)518-4444
    2.8  Mi  |  7052  students
  • New York Helene Fuld College of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    24 East 120th Street
    New York, NY 10035
    (212)616-7200
    4.1  Mi  |  300  students
  • Yonkers Cochran School of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John's Riverside HOSP
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)964-4296
    5.2  Mi  |  79  students
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The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 64%. 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in New York is Bramson ORT College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.