Brookdale’s Hazlet Higher Education Center at a Glance

Hazlet SSC with students

The Hazlet Higher Education Center is home to Brookdale’s Georgian Court University partnership. Georgian Court offers undergraduate programs in English/ elementary education, psychology/elementary education, interdisciplinary studies/elementary education, English, psychology, interdisciplinary studies, and business administration as well as an MBA and RN-BSN programs.

What makes Hazlet special?


“Oceanography. We’re by the Bayshore, so it makes sense for us to be the Oceanography Center.”

-Bruce Marich, director of Brookdale at Hazlet


“We are so much more than just a neighborhood location. We formed partnerships with the Raritan Explorer Early College Academy and Georgian Court University to support students from their first year of high school to their master’s.”

-Elizabeth Kruijssen, associate director of Brookdale at Hazlet


“We’re a smaller site and everyone is very personable.”

-Patti Tschaen, math and computer science student assistant

A Student Perspective

They have so many services offered here. I live very close to Hazlet, as opposed to Lincroft, so I save on gas.”

-Chrastiana Snyder

“I chose Hazlet because I don’t have a license, so it’s a lot easier for me to get here than any other campus.”

-Michael Perez

“I enjoy the teaching staff and community here at Hazlet, and it’s close to home.”

-Stephen McCoy