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467 Franklin St.| Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Description: Bloomfield College is an independent, four-year, coeducational college, affiliated with Presbyterian Church (USA), founded in 1868. The College's mission is to prepare students to attain academic, personal and professional excellence in a multicultural and global society.
Location: Located in Bloomfield, New Jersey, a suburban residential community just 15 miles from New York City, the College attracts a geographically diverse resident and commuter population. The 11-acre tree-lined campus is easily reached by train, bus, or car. The nearby Meadowlands Sports Complex, Liberty Science Center, and PNC Bank Arts Center offer exciting events year round. Beautiful beaches of the Jersey shore and first-rate ski areas are only an hour from Bloomfield.
Accreditation: Bloomfield College is chartered by the State of New Jersey and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Its academic programs are approved by the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education. The nursing program at Bloomfield is accredited by the National League for Nursing and the New Jersey Board of Nursing.
Faculty: 181 (full/part time).
Enrollment: About 2,000 students are enrolled at Bloomfield College either full or part time, with more than 50 nationalities represented on campus.
Student/Faculty Ratio: 14:1
Computers: Over 200 available for use in computer centers, classrooms, and library. All computers on campus are connected to the campus network and the Internet.
Admissions: 51% accepted from all applications and 59% accepted from completed applications
Admissions based on:
*** school record, test scores
** activities, essay, interview, recommendations
Completion: 80% of freshmen end year in good standing.
Contact: Kristin Cohen, VP for Enrollment Management and Dean of Admissions, Bloomfield College, 1 Park Place, Bloomfield, NJ 07003. 973/748- 9000, Ext. 230 or toll free 800/848-4555; FAX # 973/748-0916.
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