City College of New York''s Brooklyn College, founded in 1930, is a public, liberal arts institution. It is committed to providing its students with a strong liberal arts education. The cornerstone of that commitment is the college''s core curriculum, which has long been a national model for general education programs. The ten core studies courses expose students to the principal branches of learning, including the arts, humanities and sciences, and provide a rigorous foundation for study in a major field. The college offers more than 125 majors and programs in the humanities, sciences, performing arts, social sciences, education and preprofessional and professional studies. Its 26-acre campus is located in Brooklyn''s Flatbush section.

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Public
studentType
Coed
11,639
Undergraduates
5,029
Men - 43.2%
6,774
Women - 58.2%
2,533
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
55% of 28,858 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.4
SAT Math
560 average
SAT EBRW
540 average
ACT Composite
26 average
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $29,604
Out-of-state: $41,274
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,450
Out-of-state: $19,120
Room and Board
$17,604
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Freshman Award
$9,854
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$12,540
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
455
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
12%
10-19
29%
20-29
34%
30-39
17%
40-49
5%
50-99
2%
Over 100
0%
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Brooklyn Population
2,592,149
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Manhattan
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Sororities
3% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.1%
Asian
25.9%
Black/African-American
19.9%
Hispanic/Latino
24.6%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
3.5%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.1%
White
25.8%
International Students
3.0%
First-Year Students Returning
76.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
32.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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