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Brookdale Fast Facts

Brookdale is the county college of Monmouth County, New Jersey – a growing county with more than 626,000 residents. To serve such a large and diverse population, Brookdale offers AA, AFA, AS, and AAS degrees in 74 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 2017
Matriculated (degree-seeking)
10,843
Non-degree
1,947

Total

12,790

 

Credit Enrollment by Status, Fall 2017
Full-Time
5,594
Part-Time
6,846

Total

12,790

 

Credit Enrollment by Gender, Fall 2017
               No.
               %
Male
6,099
47.7
Female
6,691
52.3
Total
12,790
100.0

 

Credit Enrollment by Age, Fall 2017
Age Group
                 No.
               %
21 or younger
8,059
63.0
22 – 30
3,129
24.5
31 – 45
972
7.6
46 – 64
457
3.6
65 +
98
0.8
Unknown
75
0.6
Total
12,790
100.0

 

Credit Enrollment by Race / Ethnicity, Fall 2017
                 No.
         %
Caucasian
8,503
66,5
Black / African American
1,241
9.7
Hispanic / Latino
1,773
13.9
Asian / Pacific Islander
660
5.2
American Indian
97
0.8
Unknown
516
4.0
Total
12,790
100.0

 

Matriculated (Degree-Seeking) Students by Type of Program, Fall 2017
Students in Transfer Programs
8,775
Students in Career Programs
1,947
Students in Certificate Programs
121
Total Matriculated Students
10,843
Class of 2017

2,087 degrees were conferred on 2,047 graduates
between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017

Class of 2017: Degrees Awarded by Degree Type

Associate in Arts (AA)                        1,116

Associate in Science (AS)                    412

Associate in Fine Arts (AFA)                   19

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)      495

Certificate                                                45

Total Degrees Awarded                  2,087

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