Burlington County College

601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068-1599
Tel: (609)894-9311
  • Burlington County College, a comprehensive community college, provides all individuals access to affordable and quality education.
School Highlights
  • Burlington County College serves 9,438 students (51% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Burlington County College is the only community colleges within Burlington County, NJ.
  • The nearest community college is Pennco Tech-Bristol (15.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 261 teachers has grown by 110% over five years.
Burlington County College (NJ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 261 staff 234 staff
Burlington County College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 9,438 has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has decreased from 90:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 9,438 students 7,040 students
Burlington County College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1 34:1
Burlington County College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 4,827 students 3,412 students
Burlington County College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 4,611 students 3,628 students
Burlington County College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Burlington County College Enrollment Breakdown NJ All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Burlington County College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Burlington County College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Burlington County College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Burlington County College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Burlington County College More (2012-2016)
% Non Resident races
Burlington County College Non Resident (2009-2016)
% Unknown races
Burlington County College 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. 0.56 0.69
Burlington County College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Burlington County College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $37,500 $36,100
Burlington County College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,365 is less than the state average of $6,250. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,315 is less than the state average of $7,839. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,365 $6,250
Burlington County College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,315 $7,839
Burlington County College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 59% 75%
Burlington County College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,750 $10,000
Burlington County College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,500 $5,500
Burlington County College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • With campuses in Pemberton and Mt. Laurel, and centers in Willingboro and Mt. Holly, BCC offers credit, non-credit, certificate and enrichment programs. High-tech offerings remain among the most exciting majors at BCC. This focus on technology was one of the major factors in developing BCC's newest partnership, Drexel at BCC. Our two campuses in Pemberton and Mt. Laurel and two centers in Mt. Holly and Willingboro offer a full range of student services, university transfer degrees, associates degree programs, professional-technical career development programs, and certifications in technology and management, as well as personal, cultural and recreational enrichment programs. The Burlington ACT Center on the Pemberton Campus offers individuals and corporate clients a broad array of job training courses, and an approved testing center for an inventory of professional licenses and certifications. The 225-acre Pemberton Campus, in the eastern sector of Burlington County, blends modern architecture with the natural beauty of the New Jersey Pinelands. The pinelands, an ecological treasure declared a National Reserve in 1978 and an International Biosphere Reserve in 1983, provide a beautiful backdrop for a campus rich in art, culture, recreational facilities, technological advancements and a growing diversity of academic programs. Burlington County College is a public community college accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and approved by the State of New Jersey.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Pennco Tech-Bristol
    Pivate, for profit
    500 students | 15.20 Mi3815 Otter St
    Bristol PA  19007
  • 640 students | 19.20 Mi177 Franklin Mills Blvd.
    Philadelphia PA  19154
  • 7,839 students | 19.70 Mi1200 Old Trenton Rd
    West Windsor NJ  08550
  • 352 students | 19.90 Mi311 Veteran/'/s Highway
    Levittown PA  19056
  • 360 students | 19.90 Mi9191 Torresdale Ave
    Philadelphia PA  19136
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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 $20,294 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 0.66. The most diverse community college in New Jersey is Union County College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.