Brookdale, Monmouth County’s official county college, is certified by the State of New Jersey and the United States Department of Education to grant associate degrees to students who complete formal programs of study, and is a member of the Servicemembers Opportunity College Consortium.
In addition, Brookdale programs have accreditation or recognition from specific organizations and agencies when applicable.
Brookdale is accredited by the Middle State commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) www.msche.org. The MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditiation (CHEA).
After its periodic evaluation of the College in June 2018, the Middle States Commission took action that is reported on Brookdale’s Statement of Accreditation Status on Middle State’s web page at https://www.msche.org/non-compliance-disclosure-statements/brookdale-community-college/
Brookdale adheres to the Principles of Good Practice in Institutional Advertising, Student Recruitment and Representation of Accredited Status as defined by the Commission on Higher Education. A copy of the Principles is available in the office of the Vice President of Student Success.
The Nursing program is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; and by the State of New Jersey, Department of Law and Public Safety, Division of Consumer Affairs, Board of Nursing, 124 Halsey Street, 6th floor, Newark, NJ 07101; 973-504-6403
The Respiratory Care program is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care, 1701 West Euless Blvd., Suite 300, Euless, TX 76040; 817-283-2835
The Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, JRCERT, located at 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182. Phone: 312-704-5300 and the New Jersey Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners, located at 25 Arctic Parkway, Trenton, NJ 08625, Phone (609) 984-5890.
The Health Information Technology associate degree program is accredited by the CAHIIM-Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education located at 233 N. Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor, Chicago IL 60601 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Concerns regarding any Health Science Program may be forwarded to the appropriate agency listed above.
The Human Services Program is accredited by the Council for Standards in Human Service Education (http://www.cshse.org), 3337 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-5219 (571) 257-3959.
The GM-ASEP option of the Automotive Technology program are certified by the National Automotive Technicians Foundation (NATEF), Executive Director, 13505 Dulles Technology Drive, Herndon, VA 22071.