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Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

Brooklyn, NY

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Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

Overview

Brooklyn College of the City University of New York is a Comprehensive institution located in Brooklyn, NY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2900 Bedford Avenue, West Quad Building, Room 222
Brooklyn, NY  11210-2889
United States
Contact Office of Admissions
Email: adminqry@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Phone: 718-951-5001
Fax: 718-951-4506

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African Studies Checkmark
American Studies Checkmark
Caribbean Studies Checkmark
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Exercise Physiology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Broadcast Journalism Checkmark
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer Graphics Checkmark
Information Science/studies Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Art Teacher Education Checkmark
Bilingual And Multilingual Education Checkmark
Biology Teacher Education Checkmark
Chemistry Teacher Education Checkmark
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
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English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
French Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Health Teacher Education Checkmark
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Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Physics Teacher Education Checkmark
Social Studies Teacher Education Checkmark
Spanish Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Special Education&-individuals With Speech/language Impairments Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
Creative Writing Checkmark
English Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Chinese Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
Comparative Literature Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Hebrew Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Portuguese Checkmark
Russian Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Jewish/Judaic Studies Checkmark
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
Developmental And Child Psychology Checkmark
Industrial And Organizational Psychology Checkmark
Psychology Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
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Music Theory And Composition Checkmark
Theater/theater Arts Management Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

20,608
Applied
7,726
Accepted
14,406
Enrolled
37%
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Female Admissions

11,410
Females Applied
4,330
Females Accepted
38%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

9,198
Males Applied
3,396
Males Accepted
37%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

65
Application Fee
3.31
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3.1
Other requirements exist (see below)
Other requirements: Combined SAT or ACT scores of 1000

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer February 1st Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,730
In-state
18,000
Out-of-state
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Fees

510
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

7,500
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,500
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
0
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,000
Avg. Loan Aid
2,500
Avg. Grant Aid
3,400
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
87% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
89%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
82%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

14,406
Total Undergrad students
3%
International Students
2%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 22.88%
Black or African American 21.49%
White or Caucasian 31.08%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.19%
Asian 19.19%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.17%
Two or more races 1.61%

Gender

Male (41.39%)
Female (58.61%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Presidential Convocation, Graduation Ceremony and student government elections

Student Services

Health clinic Checkmark
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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Academic Club Association, Kingsman and Excelsior Newspaper, NY Public Interest Group (NYPIRG), Student Government CIAS, SGS, and GSO and Student Forensics

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

1,286
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 544
Part-time - 742
Male - 628
Female - 658