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Brookdale Fast Facts

Brookdale is the county college of Monmouth County, New Jersey – a growing county with more than 630,000 residents. To serve such a large and diverse population, Brookdale offers AA, AFA, AS, and AAS degrees in 38 programs as well as 18 credit certificate programs. In addition, non-degree courses/non-credit courses are offered through Brookdale’s division of Business and Community Development. Business & Community Development also provides courses that are specially-tailored to meet the training needs of local businesses.

Most of the credit and non-credit programs are offered at our centrally-located main campus in Lincroft, as well as at our Branch Campus in Western Monmouth and our Higher Education Centers in Eastern Monmouth (Neptune), Northern Monmouth (Hazlet), Long Branch and Wall Township. Classes and training can also be made available in places of work or in local high schools. Brookdale also offers distance education opportunities.

For more information on Brookdale, start at the Brookdale home page to get information on programs, admissions and registration, term schedules, business and community programs, etc.

Listed below are select data on Brookdale’s enrollment and student body.

Credit Enrollment, Fall 2014
Matriculated (degree-seeking)
12,077
Non-degree
2,067

Total

14,144

 

Credit Enrollment by Status, Fall 2014
Full-Time
6,899
Part-Time
7,245

Total

14,144

 

Credit Enrollment by Gender, Fall 2014
#
%
Male
6,613
46.8
Female
7,531
53.2
Total
14,144
100.0

 

Credit Enrollment by Age, Fall 2014
Age Group
#
%
21 or younger
8,698
61.5
22 – 30
3,386
23.9
31 – 45
1,222
8.6
46 – 64
573
4.1
65 +
101
0.7
Unknown
164
1.2
Total
14,144
100.0

 

Credit Enrollment by Race / Ethnicity, Fall 2014
#
%
Caucasian
9,543
67.5
Black / African American
1,478
10.4
Hispanic / Latino
1,908
13.5
Asian / Pacific Islander
601
4.2
American Indian
106
0.7
Unknown
508
3.6
Total
14,144
100.0

 

Matriculated (Degree-Seeking) Students by Type of Program, Fall 2014
Students in Transfer Programs
9,474
Students in Career Programs
2,446
Students in Certificate Programs
157
Total Matriculated Students
12,077
Class of 2015

2,104 degrees were conferred on 2,086 graduates
between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015.

Class of 2015: Degrees Awarded by Degree Type

Associate in Arts (AA)
1,134
Associate in Science (AS)
447
Associate in Fine Arts (AFA)
4
Associate in Applied Science (AAS)
469
Certificate
50

Total Degrees Awarded

2,104

 

Business and Community Development
Fiscal Year 2014 (7/13 – 6/14)

Noncredit Open Enrollment
14,199 enrollments (duplicated head count);
reflecting 4,621 enrollments in vocational or career-oriented courses, and 9,578 enrollments in avocational or “leisure” courses.

Customized Training Courses
293 course sections were delivered to
218 different companies and schools;
7,041 participants enrolled for a
total of 28,460 hours of training