Berkeley College Facts

A Berkeley College banner at one of the locations.

New York Locations

New York City Midtown Manhattan - New York, NY
Brooklyn - Brooklyn, NY
White Plains - White Plains, NY

New Jersey Locations

Clifton - Clifton, NJ
Dover - Dover, NJ
Newark - Newark, NJ
Paramus - Paramus, NJ
Woodbridge - Woodbridge, NJ
Woodland Park - Woodland Park, NJ


 Berkeley College Online



Students are admitted throughout the year for quarter start dates in January, April, July, and September.

More than 8,000 students (with more than 900 international students representing nearly 100 countries)
68% Bachelor's degree
23% Associate's degree
1% Non-matriculated
8% Certificate
Top programs of study: Justice Studies - Criminal Justice, Management, Fashion Merchandising and Management, Health Services Management, General Business/Business Administration - Management, and Accounting

Ethnicity: 27% Hispanic, 24% African American, 12% Caucasian, 3% Asian, 34% other or unknown
International: 12%
Gender: 67% Female, 33% Male
Age: 43% 22 and under, 57% 23 and above


Degree Programs
Business Administration
Design Management
Fashion Merchandising and Management
Financial Services
General Business
Graphic Design
Health Sciences
Health Services Administration
Health Services Administration - Medical Insurance, Billing, and Coding
Health Services Management
Information Technology Management
Interior Design
Interior Design Management
International Business
Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Legal Studies
Marketing Communications
Medical Assistant
National Security
Surgical Technology

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 locations. You may be required to take some courses at another location or online.

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

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.)

Financial Aid

Berkeley College Institutional Aid
More than $45 million in Berkeley College grants and scholarships provided during the 2013-2014 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
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 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 2014 award year, 68.36% 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 Scholars Program (renewals only)
Garden State Bloustein Distinguished Scholars Program (renewals only)

Berkeley College is proud to support the Post 9/11 GI Bill. The College is a member of the Yellow Ribbon program. Berkeley College also has partnered with the Department of Defense for all Military Tuition Assistance programs, operates Veterans Resource Centers at five on-site locations and online, maintains a fully staffed Office of Military and Veterans Affairs, and participates in the Combat Veterans Education Partnership (


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

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

Awards and Recognition

Best Online Bachelor's Programs, 2014-2015 - U.S. News & World Report
Open Doors Report
, 2014, ranked No. 7 in international student enrollment under "Special Focus" institutions
Return on Investment (ROI), 2013 - The ROI of a Bachelor’s degree from Berkeley College NY outperformed 96 percent of U.S. colleges and universities in a study by PayScale, Inc.
USDLA Quality Standards Certification, 2013 - United States Distance Learning Association


2015 Top School, Military Advanced Education
Best for Vets: 2013-2015, Four-year Colleges - Military Times
Best Online Programs for Veterans, 2014 - U.S. News & World Report
Best of the Best, 2014 - 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


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
Community Service Award, 2009 - The Central Jersey Chapter of the American Conference on Diversity
Good Neighbor Award, Newark location, 2008 - New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA)

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)
Platinum Award, 2010 - New Jersey Smart Workplaces
Family Business Success Award, 2009 - Business Council of Westchester
North Jersey Regional Chamber of Commerce, 2009 - STAR Award