Hack College's School Directory Work Smarter, Not Harder

Home New York Schools CUNY Brooklyn College

CUNY Brooklyn College
CUNY Brooklyn College 2900 Bedford Ave Brooklyn, NY 11210 Phone: (718) 951-5000
  • General Information
    About CUNY Brooklyn College

    Brooklyn College’s mission statement embodies the College’s values, mirrors its characteristics, and affirms its basic purposes: Brooklyn College provides a superior education in the arts and sciences. Its students will become independent and critical thinkers, skilled communicators, culturally and scientifically literate, and oriented to innovation. Its graduates will be marked by a sense of personal and social responsibility, the knowledge and talents to live in a globally interdependent world, and the confidence to assume leadership roles. Brooklyn College encourages and supports its faculty to thrive as high-achieving teacher-scholars, as proficient in their research as in their mentorship of students. It esteems the loyalty and commitment of its staff. Together, the Brooklyn College faculty, students, and staff reach out to, work with, and serve their communities.

    Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.

    Institution Type
    • 4-year, Public
    Special Learning Opportunities
    • Teacher certification
    • Distance learning opportunities
    • Study abroad
    • Weekend/evening college
    Student Services
    • Academic/career counseling service
    • Employment services for students
    • Placement services for completers
    • On-campus day care for students' children
    Credit Accepted
    • Dual credit
    • The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
    Religious Affiliation
    • Not applicable
    Federal Aid
    • Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
    Degrees/Certificates offered
    • Less than 1 year certificate
    • 1-2 years certificate
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Postbaccalaureate certificate
    • Master's degree
    • Post-master's certificate
    Campus Setting
    • City: Large
    Disability Services Student
    • 3% or Less
  • Admission
    Total Applicants 16,190
    Percent Admitted 35%
    Men Admitted 34%
    Women Admitted 36%
    Full Time Retention Rate 78%
  • Submitted ACT & SAT Scores

    •     25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
      Critical Reading 450 560
      Math 490 590
  • Student Demographics
    Total Enrolled 21,299
    Native American 28.0
    Asian 2,399.0
    African American 5,779.0
    Hispanic 2,380.0
    Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 9,162
    Enrolled FullTime Graduates 610

Leave Your Own Review

Sign in with Facebook