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I. Title of Policy

Educational Programs

II. Objective of Policy

To articulate the College’s commitment to learning options through the offer of credit and non-credit educational programs to benefit students, employers and its community.

III. Authority

N.J.S.A. 18A:62 – 1 et seq.  and  N.J.A.C. 9A:1.1 et seq.

IV. Policy Statement

Recognizing its mission as a comprehensive community college, Brookdale offer access to high quality and cost-effective educational opportunities with well-defined degree, transfer, and career pathways to meet the needs of its diverse community.  These include but are not limited to:

These certificates and programs will be:

All educational programs will be developed with sufficient learning opportunities and resources to support student learning by faculty or other appropriate professionals on the basis of community demand, industry need, resource availability, and suitability for college level instruction.

V. Responsibility for Implementation


Approved:  September 1980
Revised:  February 2002
Lodged: April 2016
Approved: June 2016
Approved: December 14, 2021