Berkeley college (White plains)

Tel: (914)694-1122
  • 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) serves 625 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Berkeley college (White plains) is one of 5 community colleges within Westchester County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is The College of Westchester (0.90 miles away).

School Overview

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

    Student Body

    • The student population of 625 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment625 students1,688 students
    Berkeley college (White plains) Total Enrollment (2014-2016)
    Total Dormitory Capacity
    140451
    Berkeley college (White plains) Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
    % Unknown races
    100%
    5%
    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.0.000.70
    Berkeley college (White plains) Diversity Score (2014-2016)

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%92%
      Berkeley college (White plains) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2014-2016)
      Median Debt for Graduates-$13,747
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$5,868
      Source: 2016 (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

      • College Location Mi. Students
      • The College of Westchester
        Private, for profit
        1,021 students | 0.90 Mi325 Central Ave
        White Plains NY  10606
        0.901,021
      • 13,916 students | 2.60 Mi75 Grasslands Road
        Valhalla NY  10595
        (914)606-6600
        2.6013,916
      • Montefiore School of Nursing
        Private, non-profit
        n/a students | 9.30 Mi53 Valentine St
        Mount Vernon NY  10550
        (914)361-6221
        9.30n/a
      • Cochran School of Nursing
        Private, non-profit
        93 students | 9.90 Mi967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John/'/s Riverside, HOSP
        Yonkers NY  10701
        (914)964-4296
        9.9093
      • 1,485 students | 11.80 MiOne University Place
        Stamford CT  06901
        (860)486-2000
        11.801,485
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      Westchester County, NY 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 lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Westchester County, NY is SUNY Westchester Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.