CUNY Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY
2900 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11210
718-951-5000

CUNY Brooklyn College is a public college in Brooklyn, New York. It is part of the City University of New York (CUNY) system. The college was founded in 1930. It has about 17,000 students. The college offers bachelor's and master's degrees in a variety of subjects.

Brooklyn College is located on a 36-acre (15 ha) campus in the Midwood section of Brooklyn. The campus is adjacent to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Prospect Park. The college is organized into five schools: the School of Arts and Humanities, the School of Business, the School of Education, the School of Natural and Social Sciences, and the School of Visual, Media, and Performing Arts.

The college offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Undergraduate programs include liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies. The college also offers a number of pre-professional programs, such as pre-law, pre-med, and pre-dental. Graduate programs include master's degrees in a variety of fields, as well as doctoral degrees in education and psychology.

Brooklyn College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The college's athletic teams compete in the NCAA Division III. The college is a member of the Skyline Conference.

Brooklyn College was founded in 1930 as the Brooklyn branch of the City College of New York. The college was originally located in Midwood, Brooklyn. In 1937, the college moved to its current 36-acre (15 ha) campus in the Midwood section of Brooklyn. The campus is adjacent to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Prospect Park.

The college was originally an all-male institution. In 1955, the college began admitting women. In 1964, the college became a part of the CUNY system.

The college offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Undergraduate programs include liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies. The college also offers a number of pre-professional programs, such as pre-law, pre-med, and pre-dental. Graduate programs include master's degrees in a variety of fields, as well as doctoral degrees in education and psychology.

Brooklyn College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The college's athletic teams compete in the NCAA Division III. The college is a member of the Skyline Conference.

Quick Facts

Type: Public, 4-year or above

Main Website: https://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/

Financial Aid: https://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/financialaid