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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 75 academic programs including options, 7 Academic Credit Certificates, and 11 Academic Credit Certificates of Achievement. In addition, non-degree courses/non-credit courses are offered through Brookdale’s Office of Continuing & Professional Studies. This division 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 campuses in Freehold and Wall Township and our regional locations in Neptune, Hazlet, and Long Branch. Classes and training can also be made available in places of work or in local high schools. Brookdale also offers online courses through the Teaching and Learning Center.

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 2018
Matriculated (degree-seeking)
10,097
Non-degree
1,759

Total

11,856

 

Credit Enrollment by Status, Fall 2018
Full-Time
5,535
Part-Time
6,321

Total

11,856

 

Credit Enrollment by Gender, Fall 2018
               No.
               %
Male
5,671
47.8
Female
6,185
52.2
Total
11,856
100.0

 

Credit Enrollment by Age, Fall 2018
Age Group
                 No.
               %
21 or younger
7,667
64.7
22 – 30
2,768
23.3
31 – 45
902
7.6
46 – 64
356
3.0
65 +
95
0.8
Unknown
68
0.6
Total
11,856
100.0

 

Credit Enrollment by Race / Ethnicity, Fall 2018
                 No.
         %
Caucasian
7,692
64.9
Black / African American
1,182
10.0
Hispanic / Latino
1,845
15.6
Asian / Pacific Islander
646
5.4
American Indian
79
0.7
Unknown
412
3.5
Total
11,856
100.0

 

Matriculated (Degree-Seeking) Students by Type of Program, Fall 2018
Students in Transfer Programs
8,321
Students in Career Programs
1,694
Students in Certificate Programs
82
Total Matriculated Students
10,097
Class of 2018

2,049 degrees were conferred on 1,966 graduates
between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018

Class of 2018: Degrees Awarded by Degree Type

Associate in Arts (AA)                            971

Associate in Science (AS)                     448

Associate in Fine Arts (AFA)                    11

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)      509

Certificate                                               110

Total Degrees Awarded                    2,049

Continuing & Professional Studies for Fiscal Year 2017 (6/30/16 – 7/1/17)
Noncredit Open Enrollment:

11,521 enrollments (duplicated head count); reflecting 3,903 enrollments in vocational or career-oriented courses, and 7,618 enrollments in avocational or “leisure” courses.

Customized Training Courses:

168 course sections were delivered to 262 different companies and schools;
5,666 participants enrolled for a total of 30,327 hours of training