Berkeley College-Woodland Park

Tel: (973)278-5400
  • 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 51%.
  • Berkeley College-Woodland Park is one of 2 community colleges within Passaic County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college is Passaic County Community College (1.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 224 teachers has grown by 49% 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
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,659 has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment3,659 students7,040 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:134:1
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students3,066 students3,412 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students593 students3,628 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Enrollment Breakdown NJ All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
5%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
38%
19%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
21%
14%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Black (2007-2016)
% White
20%
49%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park White (2007-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
4%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Non Resident (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
17%
8%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups 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.0.740.69
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$40,400$36,100
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

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
Berkeley College-Woodland Park In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%75%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$15,517$10,000
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,333$5,500
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate77%69%
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Percent Admitted (2007-2011)
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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Did You Know?
For New Jersey public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,250 per year for in-state students and $7,839 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,721 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Jersey 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.