Bergen Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

400 Paramus Road

Paramus, NJ 07652-1595

(201) 447-7195

Fax: (201) 670-7973



Contact:

Office of Enrollment Services
Main Address

400 Paramus Road

Paramus, NJ 07652

(201) 447-7100

www.bergen.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 15,283

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 3,316

Degree-seeking undergrads: 13,389

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: $null

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to allied health programs based on academic record and specific courses taken. Priority given to county residents. High school diploma not required for students over 18 years old.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A
Landscaping C

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

US studies C
Women’s Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Film Studies A
Music – General A,C
Music business A
Theatre Arts Management A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A
Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A
E-Commerce C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Hospitality Administration/Management C
Hotel/Motel Management A
Management Information Systems C
Marketing Management A
Sales and Distribution A
Special Products Marketing A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A
Journalism A

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects A
Communications Technologies – General C
Desktop Publishing C
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C
Radio/Television Broadcasting A
Recording Arts Technology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Information Technology A
System Administration A

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General A
Manufacturing Technologies A,C
Mechanical Drafting A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Health Services – General A
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology C
Veterinarian Assistance A

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal nurse consultant A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Restaurant/Catering Management A,C

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A
Religion/Religious Studies A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physical Sciences – General A
Physics A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Economics A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Bergen Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(201) 447-7200
Website:www.bergen.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:admissions.bergen.edu/admissions/secure/adm_personalize.asp?referred=/admissions/application/apply.asp
Address:400 Paramus Rd, Paramus, NJ 07652-1595
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:14,519
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:11,197 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,878
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,238
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:60%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,794

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Bergen Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Bergen Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences21
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services114
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields25
Health Professions and Related Programs39
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services3
Precision Production1
Visual and Performing Arts32
Grand total3528

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Bergen Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bergen Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,878
Out-of-state$8,238
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,50360%
Grant or scholarship aid1,27351%$5,794
Student loan aid53721%$5,092

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,25536%$4,801
Federal student loans2,62318%$5,928

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Bergen Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Bergen Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Bergen Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment14,519
Undergraduate enrollment14,519
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Bergen Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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