Overview

Applicants
3,623
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average HS GPA
2.69

GPA Breakdown

2%
Over 3.75
6%
3.50 - 3.74
8%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
31%
2.50 - 2.99
31%
2.00 - 2.49
5%
1.00 - 1.99

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
380 - 460
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
380 - 480
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
15 - 20

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Early Action — December 1

Regular — August 1


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Recommendation(s)

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
16:1
Total Faculty
230
with Terminal Degree
102

117
Women
113
Men
77
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce.
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Broadcast Journalism.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General.
  • Computer Science.
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Education, General.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other.
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • General Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Applied Mathematics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Philosophy.
  • Religion/Religious Studies.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Sociology.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Visual and Performing Arts, General.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

Notable Faculty

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Apr 15
Notification Date
Apr 15

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$18,699

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$16,703

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,896

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
0%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$0

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$23,182

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$29,300
Required Fees
$0
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,250

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

On-Campus Room and Board
$11,700
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,947
Foreign Countries Represented
6

Demographics

2.42%
Asian
49.72%
African-American
28.18%
Hispanic
9.33%
Caucasian
4.53%
Unknown
4.28%
International

63% female
37% male
6% are out of state
91% are full time
9% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
28%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
48%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Office for Students with Disabilities

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Ms. Margaret Adams

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
Yes

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
47
Number of Honor Societies
5

Number of Social Sororities
9
Number of Religious Organizations
1

4% join a fraternity
2% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

6% participate in intramural sports
10% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Bears)
5 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Soccer
Tennis
Women's Sports (Bears)
5 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Seton Hall University

Sustainability

64/99

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Ms. Nicole Cibelli
Director of Admissions

Address
Bloomfield College
Office of Admissions
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

Phone
973-748-9000 x1230

Email
admission@bloomfield.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Center for Technology + Creativity
Library
Talbott Hall Student Center
Learning Resource Center
Performing Arts Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, NJ
Bloomfield Town Center, Bloomfield, NJ
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, NJ
New York City, NY
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
On tour dates or by appointment

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
admissions@bloomfield.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
For accepted students

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
- De Camp Bus lines No. 33 or 88 leave from NYC Port Authority Terminal - NJ Transit Bus Lines No. 11,27,28,29,72 or 93 leaves from Newark. - NJ Transit Trains from Broad Street Station Newark, on the Montclair-Boonton Train - Newark International Airport 7 miles away.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From North: Garden State Parkway South, to Exit 149. Turn left on JFK Memorial Drive. Proceed two blocks to traffic light. Turn right onto Liberty Street and proceed one block to the campus. From South: Garden State Parkway North, to Exit 148. Continue north on JFK Memorial Drive to 4th traffic light. Turn left onto Liberty Street and proceed two blocks to the campus. From the West: Route 78 East or Route 280 East to Garden State Parkway North (Follow directions from the South). From NYC and the East: George Washington Bridge to Route 80 West, or Lincoln Tunnel to Route 3 West, to Garden State Parkway South (Follow directions from the North).

Local Accommodations
Courtyard by Marriott, Lyndhurst, NJ Residence Inn, West Orange, NJ Wilshire Grand Hotel, West Orange, NJ


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