Facts

New York Campuses

New York City Midtown Manhattan
Brooklyn
White Plains

New Jersey Campuses

Dover
Newark
Paramus
Woodbridge
Woodland Park

Online

Berkeley College Online® 

Facts

Admissions

The College follows a semester schedule and has a rolling admissions policy.

Enrollment
More than 8,300 students (with more than 700 international students representing nearly 100 countries)
<1% Master's degrees
63% Bachelor's degrees
28% Associate's degrees
9% Certificates
<1% Non-matriculated
Top programs of study: Justice Studies - Criminal Justice, Management, Fashion Merchandising and Management, Health Services Management, Accounting, General Business, International Business, Marketing Communications, and Information Technology Management

Diversity
Ethnicity: 27% Hispanic, 23% African American, 11% Caucasian, 3% Asian, 36% other or unknown
International: 12%
Gender: 68% Female, 32% Male
Age: 42% 22 and under, 58% 23 and above

Academics

Undergraduate Degree Programs
Accounting
Design Management
Fashion Merchandising and Management
Financial Services
General Business
Graphic Design
Health Sciences
Health Services Management
Information Technology Management
Interior Design
International Business
Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Legal Studies
LPN to B.S.N.
Management
Marketing Communications
Medical Assistant
Medical Insurance, Billing, and Coding
National Security
Surgical Technology

Graduate Degree Program
M.B.A., Management

Certificate Programs
Medical Assistant
Medical Insurance, Billing, and Coding
Patient Care Technician
Practical Nurse
Surgical Processing Technician

Not all programs and courses are offered at all campuses. You may be required to take some courses at another campus or online.

Schools
Larry L. Luing School of Business®
School of Health Studies
School of Professional Studies
School of Liberal Arts
School of Graduate Studies

Degrees Offered
Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)
Associate in Science (A.S.)
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.)
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Financial Aid

Berkeley College Institutional Aid
More than $51 million in Berkeley College grants and scholarships provided during the 2015-2016 award year
Berkeley College Achievement Award
Berkeley College Alumni Legacy Scholarship
Berkeley College Honors Scholarship
Berkeley College Grant
Berkeley College TAP Grant (NY only)
Berkeley College Challenge Program
Berkeley College International Grant
Berkeley College Law Enforcement Scholarship
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Scholarship
Berkeley College Presidential Scholarship
Berkeley College Transfer Opportunity Program (T.O.P. Scholars)
Berkeley College Active Military Grant
Yellow Ribbon Grant

Federal
Federal Pell Grant
Federal Direct Base Stafford Loan (FDSL)
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loan (FDUSL)
Federal Direct Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (FDPLUS)
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
Federal Work Study (FWS)
Veterans' Benefits
Federal Aid to Native Americans
Social Security Benefits

In the 2015 award year, 68.9% of full-time enrolled students received Federal Pell Grants.

New York State
Tuition Assistance Program (TAP)
Regents Award for Children of Deceased or Disabled Veterans
Aid for Part-Time Study (APTS)
NYS Native American Education

New Jersey State
Tuition Aid Grant (TAG)
Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship II (STARS II)
Garden State Urban Scholarship Program (renewals only)
Governor's Urban Scholarship

Learning Online

  • Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, 2014-2016 – U.S. News & World Report; in the top 100 in 2015 and 2016
  • Berkeley College Online® is one of the first college or university online programs worldwide to be certified for excellence by the United States Distance Learning Association.
  • More than 2,900 students enrolled in at least one online class in fall 2015.
  • Sixteen percent of students enrolled in fall 2015 are earning their undergraduate degrees entirely through Berkeley College Online.

Military
Berkeley College has a longstanding commitment to the welfare and success of military students, veterans, and their families. Berkeley College supports the Post 9/11 GI Bill and is a member of the Yellow Ribbon program. Berkeley College also has partnered with the Department of Defense for all Military Tuition Assistance programs and operates Veterans Resource Centers at six campuses and online.

Berkeley College also adheres to the terms of Executive Order 13607, The Principles of Excellence, and supports the United States Department of Education's 8 Keys to Veterans' Success.

Student Services

Berkeley College students have access to a wide range of career-oriented academic programs, computer training, Library Services, Centers for Academic Success, Academic Advisement, Career Services, and a Student Development and Campus Life Department.

Athletics
Berkeley College provides full-time students opportunities to participate in organized intercollegiate and intramural sports at a variety of levels. Berkeley College is a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and the Hudson Valley Men's and Women's Athletic Conferences.

Career Services
Berkeley College students benefit from:

  • Faculty-monitored internships, practicums, or job-related assignments prior to graduation
  • Career counselors for each major
  • Assistance locating full-time or part-time employment and volunteer opportunities 
  • Resume reviews
  • Interview coaching, including mock interviews, preparation, and scheduling
  • Career fairs and campus recruitment days

Berkeley College graduates are eligible for lifetime career assistance*.

For more information, call 973-278-5400 ext. 1337 or email CSinfo@BerkeleyCollege.edu.

Awards and Recognition

Rankings
Best Online Bachelor's Programs, 2014-2016 - U.S. News & World Report
Open Doors Report
, 2015, ranked No. 7 in international student enrollment under "Special Focus" institutions
USDLA Quality Standards Certification, 2013 - United States Distance Learning Association

Military

Best Online Programs for Veterans, 2014-2016 - U.S. News & World Report
2015 Top School, Military Advanced Education
Best for Vets: 2013-2015, Four-year Colleges - Military Times
Best of the Best, 2014-2015 - U.S. Veterans Magazine
Military Friendly School, 2010-2014 - G.I. Jobs
Military Friendly School, 2010-2014 - Military Advanced Education
Best for Vets: 2013, Online and Nontraditional - Military Times

Service/Community

Champion of Good Works Award, 2015 - Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ)
Great Oak Awards Finalist, 2015 - New Jersey Monthly
2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, New York
Patriot Award, 2014 - Office of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
Impressive Good Works Award, 2014 - Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ)
Harold Fitzpatrick Community Leadership Award, 2012 - African-American Men of Westchester and The Business Council of Westchester
Hall of Fame, 2011- Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk to Cure Diabetes

Workplace
Best Places to Work in New Jersey, 2005-2008, 2010-2013 - NJBIZ
Best Companies to Work for in New York State (NYS), 2008, 2010, 2011- NYS Society for Human Resource Management and the Best Companies Group
Growing Business Award, 2011 - Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Outstanding Employer Award for Healthy Living Wellness program, 2010 - New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA)

 

 

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