• Brookline College - Albuquerque is a truly unique career college and there is no other career college that does what we do. IIA College is an independent, accredited institution dedicated to meeting the educational needs of a developing multicultural society. The institution is committed to preparing students academically and professionally to meet the constantly changing employment requirements of business, industry, public service organizations, and medical support agencies functioning in a highly advanced and expanding technological community.

School Highlights

Brookline College-Albuquerque serves 452 students (69% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 72%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Student:teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Minority enrollment: 45%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Brookline College-Albuquerque ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 65% over five years.
Brookline College-Albuquerque
(NM) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
33 staff
137 staff
This chart display total faculty of Brookline College-Albuquerque and community college average number of faculty in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Number of Programs Offered
8
10

Student Body

The student population of Brookline College-Albuquerque has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 45:1 over five years.
The Brookline College-Albuquerque diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
452 students
1,649 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Brookline College-Albuquerque and community college average number of enrollment of NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Brookline College-Albuquerque and community college average student staff ratio of NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Students
312 students
460 students
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# Part-Time Students
140 students
1,189 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Brookline College-Albuquerque and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Brookline College-Albuquerque.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of NM.
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
363 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
10%
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan students in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan community college students in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percentage of Asian community college students in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hispanic
23%
50%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percentage of Black community college students in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
55%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percentage of White community college students in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookline College-Albuquerque.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.63
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Brookline College-Albuquerque and the community college average diversity score of NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate
28%
11%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Brookline College-Albuquerque and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of NM by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$23,600
$34,400
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Brookline College-Albuquerque and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of NM by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
80%
87%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Brookline College-Albuquerque and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$9,500
$16,082
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Brookline College-Albuquerque and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$4,750
$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Brookline College-Albuquerque and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
34%
SAT Reading
n/a
485
SAT Math
n/a
505
SAT Writing
n/a
455
ACT Composite
n/a
20
ACT English
n/a
19
ACT Math
n/a
21
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • ACICS-Nationally Accredited. Brookline College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award certificates, diplomas, associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, and master's degrees. The Accediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. 2) New Mexico Higher Education Department (NMHED)-Brookine College is licensed in Arizona by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education and in New Mexico by the New Mexico Higher Education Department.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Student:teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Minority enrollment: 45%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

For New Mexico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,084 per year for in-state students and $4,620 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $22,613 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Mexico community colleges have a diversity score of 0.66, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in New Mexico is New Mexico Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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