Bloomfield College: Statistics

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#5040 of 14,131 In the World
#1420 of 2,597 In North America
#1340 of 2,496 In the United States
#24 of 47 In New Jersey
#1 of 2 In Bloomfield
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Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
84%
Average SAT
941
Avg. cost to attend
$21,585 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
1,299
Graduates
1
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
bloomfield.edu

Bloomfield College Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

Bloomfield College has an acceptance rate of 84% and is in the middle in terms of the difficulty of admission among universities in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 84% 81% 86%
Applicants 2,737 1,038 1,699
Admissions 2,300 841 1,459
Freshmen enrolled full time 273 117 156
Freshmen enrolled part time 4 3 1

744 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

148 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
30 or 11%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 817
or below

75% of them
had 1064
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Bloomfield College are 817-1064 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1 or 1%
submitted ACT

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 637 (49%)
Hispanic 423 (33%)
White 109 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 49 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 30 (2%)
Asian 29 (2%)
Two or more races 8 (0.6%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 4 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 3 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Bloomfield College is $21,585 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
$21,585/year
Average aid awarded
$21,818
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $20,681
$30-48K $21,513
$48-75K $21,055
$75-110K $27,614
$110K+ $25,237

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $30,680$11,760
Tuition in-state $30,680$11,760
Tuition out-of-state $30,680$11,760

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 679
Combined charge for room and board $12,900

Bloomfield College majors

Bloomfield College has granted 279 bachelor's degrees across 17 programs and 2 master's in Education, General. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Bloomfield College.

Major Bachelor Master
Psychology, General 53
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 51
Visual and Performing Arts, General 51
Business Administration and Management, General 34
Sociology, General 25
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 23
Accounting 10
Computer Science 8
Chemistry, General 7
English Language and Literature, General 5
Education, General 2 2
Applied Mathematics, General 3
Broadcast Journalism 2
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 2
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 1
Computer and Information Sciences, General 1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Grand Total 279 2

Bloomfield College has a graduation rate of 38%, which is among the 22% lowest for universities in the US.

Total Men Women
Graduation rate 38% 27% 44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 18%

Publications & Citations

Bloomfield College has published 330 scientific papers with 2,762 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Political Science, Engineering, Law, Biology, Medicine, Sociology, Psychology, and Environmental Science.

Publications
330
Citations
2,762

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
191 / 1,260
Computer Science
133 / 940
Political Science
122 / 720
Engineering
121 / 965
Law
103 / 690
Biology
98 / 1,623
Medicine
95 / 960
Sociology
92 / 761
Psychology
90 / 797
Environmental Science
89 / 1,116
Mathematics
83 / 557
Physics
79 / 551
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
75 / 591
Philosophy
74 / 792
Chemistry
70 / 1,265
Math Teachers
57 / 185
History
54 / 289
Genetics
52 / 1,048
Business
48 / 385
Art & Design
47 / 307
Economics
46 / 291
Robotics
46 / 324
Quantum and Particle physics
44 / 226
Geography and Cartography
44 / 332
Ecology
41 / 608
Geology
40 / 580
Biochemistry
39 / 890
Organic Chemistry
37 / 640
Education Majors
37 / 135
Linguistics
35 / 322
Social Psychology
34 / 657
Archaeology
32 / 249
Library and Information science
30 / 73
Paleontology
30 / 482
Materials Science
26 / 374
Development Studies
25 / 135
Literature
23 / 24
Pathology
23 / 125
Statistics
21 / 380
Psychiatry
21 / 394

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 6 21
1991 4 19
1992 9 25
1993 1 30
1994 2 34
1995 0 31
1996 2 19
1997 1 22
1998 8 24
1999 6 25
2000 7 25
2001 2 15
2002 2 30
2003 6 24
2004 6 25
2005 5 49
2006 6 48
2007 7 45
2008 8 59
2009 6 81
2010 8 92
2011 10 94
2012 10 88
2013 9 113
2014 2 112
2015 13 87
2016 9 90
2017 11 120
2018 12 123
2019 12 175
2020 10 182
2021 10 258
2022 15 233
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Notable alumni

  1. Rupert Crosse

    Rupert Crosse
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1927-1973 (aged 46)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actoractor
    Biography

    Rupert Crosse was an American television and film actor noted as the first African American to receive a nomination for a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award — for his role in the 1969 adaptation of William Faulkner's The Reivers.

  2. Sandra Bolden Cunningham

    Sandra Bolden Cunningham
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 73)
    Enrolled in Bloomfield College
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in liberal arts education
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Sandra Bolden Cunningham is an American Democratic Party politician, who has been serving in the New Jersey State Senate since 2007, where she represents the 31st Legislative District. She was sworn into office on November 8, 2007. She is the widow of former Jersey City Mayor Glenn Cunningham, who died in 2004.

General info

Founded 1868
Motto Lux In Tenebris
Light From Darkness
Colors maroon, gold
Academic calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 243
Carnegie classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and contacts

Address 467 Franklin St
Bloomfield, New Jersey, 07003
United States
City population 53,000
Phone 9737489000

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