Bramson ORT College (Closed 2017)

  • ORT Operations USA is the programmatic arm of its sponsoring organizations, American ORT and Women's American ORT. Among ORT's USA activities, it currently provides two post-secondary technical schools and a junior college at locations in California, Illinois and New York. It also maintains Computer centers in Florida, Ohio and Georgia. In addition, ORT provides an extensive collection of Internet and multimedia resources dedicated specifically to the use of technology in Jewish education. The focus is on the use of state-of-the-art technology and methodology in all aspects of education, with a special emphasis on Judaica. ORT is particularly proud of its educational materials and programs related to teaching about modern Israel, Hebrew language instruction, and Holocaust Studies.
School Highlights
  • Bramson ORT College serves 641 students (81% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Bramson ORT College is one of 6 community colleges within Queens County, NY.
  • The nearest community college to Bramson ORT College is St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Bramson ORT College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty39 staff81 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Bramson ORT College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The Bramson ORT College diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment641 students1,701 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:128:1
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# Full-Time Students521 students1,163 students
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# Part-Time Students120 students538 students
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% Asian
27%
6%
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% Hispanic
16%
19%
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% Black
16%
17%
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% White
39%
49%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Non Resident races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.720.69
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College Completion Rate
34%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,300$35,200
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $11,330 is less than the state average of $16,236. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,330$16,236
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,550$13,006
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,549
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Acceptance Rate (Year 2007)91%75%
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ORT Operations USA is the programmatic arm of its sponsoring organizations, American ORT and Women's American ORT. Among ORT's USA activities, it currently provides two post-secondary technical schools and a junior college at locations in California, Illinois and New York. It also maintains Computer centers in Florida, Ohio and Georgia. In addition, ORT provides an extensive collection of Internet and multimedia resources dedicated specifically to the use of technology in Jewish education. The focus is on the use of state-of-the-art technology and methodology in all aspects of education, with a special emphasis on Judaica. ORT is particularly proud of its educational materials and programs related to teaching about modern Israel, Hebrew language instruction, and Holocaust Studies.

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