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Private
Co-ed
3,945
Undergraduate
Students
(70.4%) 2,779 Women
(29.6%) 1,166 Men
3,037
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
84% of 6,830 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
500-630 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
557 average
500-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
19-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$56,283
Tuition and Fees
$37,763
Room and Board
$14,020
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Freshman Award
$25,945
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$46,578
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
281
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Brooklyn Population
2,592,149
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
15% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Blackbird
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
11% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
17.1% Asian
22.6% Black/African-American
15.2% Hispanic/Latino
2.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
23.0% White
19.0% Unknown
International Students
3.3% from 40 countries
First-Year Students Returning
66.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
12.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
15.0%
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