Berkeley College-Woodland Park

  • 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-Woodland Park serves 3,659 students (84% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Berkeley College-Woodland Park is one of 2 community colleges within Passaic County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college to Berkeley College-Woodland Park is Passaic County Community College (1.4 miles away).

Top Placements

Berkeley College-Woodland Park places among the top 20% of community colleges in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 224 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Berkeley College-Woodland Park(NJ) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty224 staff234 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Berkeley College-Woodland Park has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Berkeley College-Woodland Park diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment3,659 students7,040 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:134:1
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# Full-Time Students3,066 students3,412 students
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# Part-Time Students593 students3,628 students
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% Asian
3%
5%
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% Hispanic
38%
19%
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% Black
21%
14%
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% White
20%
48%
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% Non Resident races
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4%
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% Unknown races
17%
9%
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Diversity Score0.740.70
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$40,400$36,100
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $23,700 is more than the state average of $19,721. The private state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$23,700$19,721
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%75%
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Median Debt for Graduates$15,517$10,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,333$5,500
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Acceptance Rate77%73%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Established in 1931, 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. From the initial class of 50 students to the current combined student body of more than 5,000, growth continues at Berkeley College. Today, Berkeley College is convenient and accessible at six locations in New York and New Jersey, and plans to welcome incoming students to its newest campus in Newark, NJ in 2006. Additionally, Berkeley College's unique online learning program continues to expand as a popular alternative to the traditional classroom learning environment. The Garret Mountain campus in the West Paterson–Little Falls area of New Jersey occupies a lush, green setting atop Garret Mountain. With an idyllic view of a reservoir and surrounding suburbs, more than 1,200 day and evening students enjoy studying and relaxing on the beautiful grounds when classes are not in session. The main academic building is a modern, three-wing brick structure, which accommodates faculty and administrative offices; a library; attractively furnished, air-conditioned classrooms; as well as three computer classrooms with 80 computers. Adjacent to the Academic Center is a multi-level building which contains general purpose and computer classrooms and labs with more than 80 additional computers. Through Berkeley's recreational programs, students are able to participate in intramural and intercollegiate sports including basketball, soccer, volleyball, and softball, as well as participate in a variety of extra-curricular activities.

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