CUNY Brooklyn College: Ranking & Review

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Brooklyn Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 430 1480
Top 9%

CUNY Brooklyn College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate40%39%42%
Enrolled undergraduates1,662796866
Enrolled total (including graduate students)17,8037,22710,576

1,152 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

50 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65. Application fee for graduates - $125.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,340
Percent of students submitting SAT scores81%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores0
Percent of students submitting ACT scores0%

CUNY Brooklyn College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $27,552 $34,942
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

CUNY Brooklyn College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $6,530 $13,920
Fees for full-time undergraduates $510 $510
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $285 $580
Tuition for Full-time graduates $10,450 $19,320
Fees for full-time graduates $432 $432
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $440 $805

Programs and Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 798 144 942
Education 249 450 699
Psychology 478 84 562
Health Professions and Related Programs 221 97 318
Visual and Performing Arts 165 47 212
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 164 8 172
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 122 23 145
Social Sciences 104 20 124
English Language and Literature & Letters 79 31 110
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 95 6 101
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 45 39 84
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 77 77
Physical Sciences 53 7 60
History 48 4 52
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 28 28
Philosophy and Religious Studies 27 27
Mathematics and Statistics 19 19
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 12 1 13
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 12 12
Natural Resources and Conservation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total2,7689893,757

A total of 2,768 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at CUNY Brooklyn College.

At the master's level 989 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate58%52%63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 90%

General info

Alternative namesBrooklyn College
MottoNil sine magno labore
Nothing without great effort
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,726
Instructional FTE769
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address2900 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, New York, 11210
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Fax+1 (718) 951 4642

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