Empowering lives for 90 years!
Be inspired  student in Berkeley's library Be inspired  student in Berkeley's library mobile image
Be inspired

About Berkeley College

Your potential is our promise.®

Be curious.

Right from the start, you’ll notice that Berkeley College is a unique college experience. Our goal is to do everything possible to help you reach your full potential. While we have the facilities and resources to offer an outstanding education that’s very focused on preparing you for a career, most people say that Berkeley College feels more like a family. You won’t feel like a number—people will know you by name. Someone will always be available to help. And you’ll get a practical, powerful, hands-on education that will prepare you to enter the professional world.

Be real.

An important part of what sets Berkeley College apart is our diversity. More than 4,900 students (including more than 280 international students, representing over 40 countries) study at campuses in New York and New Jersey, plus Berkeley College Online®. We have students who are fresh out of high school and those who are grandparents. Learning with people from so many different cultures and backgrounds will help prepare you for immersion into a global marketplace.

Be flexible.

Making it easy to fit a quality education into a busy lifestyle is also a priority at Berkeley College. Our campuses range from the heart of one of the world’s largest cities to a lush mountaintop in the suburbs to the ultimate flexibility of Berkeley College Online®. Each campus location has its own personality as well as many amenities that enhance the educational experience. Everyone has access to activities at all campuses. Day, evening/weekend, and online classes allow you to balance your educational goals with your personal and professional commitments.

Be practical.

Programs of study at Berkeley College are developed and regularly updated with input from industry Advisory Boards to ensure that students learn the skills that today’s employers demand. Rigorous classroom instruction from professors with extensive professional experience is combined with hands-on learning for a well-rounded education that truly prepares students for the professional world.

Degree & Certificate Programs are offered through three specialized schools:

The Larry L. Luing School of Business®

In the Larry L. Luing School of Business, rigorous academic programs are taught by a supportive faculty, and complemented by a wealth of student services and resources to help graduates meet the challenges of today's rapidly changing global business environment.

The School of Health Studies

The School of Health Studies provides career-focused education in some of today’s most in-demand clinical specializations and administrative specialties. Degree and certificate programs have been carefully developed to meet the needs of students embarking on careers in healthcare.

The School of Professional Studies

The School of Professional Studies prepares students for success in a variety of careers that require specialized training. Courses help students acquire the in-depth knowledge and latest skills required to excel as professionals in fields including criminal justice, national security, legal studies, interior design, and graphic design.

In addition, Berkeley College’s Division of General Education delivers courses in English, the humanities, mathematics, the sciences, and the social sciences to complement Berkeley College’s specialized, career-focused training and offer students a well-rounded educational experience.

40+

Million
in Berkeley College institutional aid was provided to qualified students during the 2020-2021 award year

4900+

Students
including more than 280 international students representing over 40 countries

100%

of Students
enrolled in fall 2020 are studying online or through a combination of on-site and online classes

Empowering lives for 90 years!