Berkeley college (White plains) (Closed 2020)

99 church street
White Plains, NY 10601
  • 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 (White plains) served 625 students
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 61%.

School Overview

Berkeley college (White plains)(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution Level4 or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit

Student Body

The student population of Berkeley college (White plains) has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Berkeley college (White plains) diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment625 students1,437 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
140 students408 students
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% Unknown races
Diversity Score0.000.74
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Berkeley college (White plains) and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2020 (or 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. White Plains campus is located in the heart of the business district in White Plains. A high degree of interaction between campus and community enhances the College's commitment to provide students with an education that prepares them for successful business careers. Established in 1945, today over 600 degree students are enrolled in day, evening, weekend, and online courses. The College campus occupies its own contemporary building, which incorporates a traditional academic setting with cutting edge technology. Students enjoy all the advantages of campus life in one location—classrooms, student services, library, resource center, theatre, student lounge, and computer labs.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Berkeley college (White plains) is The College of Westchester (0.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • The College of Westchester
    Private for-profit
    906 students | 0.90 Mi325 Central Ave
    White Plains, NY 10606
    (914) 948-4442
  • 11,121 students | 2.40 Mi75 Grasslands Road
    Valhalla, NY 10595
    (914) 606-6600
  • Cochran School of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    87 students | 7.70 Mi967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John's Riverside, HOSP
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 964-4296
  • 2,157 students | 8.60 Mi434 Main Street
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
  • Montefiore School of Nursing
    Private not-for-profit
    162 students | 9.30 Mi53 Valentine Street
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 361-6537
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