Student Profile

Student Profile for Fall 2011

Credit Courses/Programs

  • Credit Course Enrollment: 10,278 (Fall 2011)
    • 5,483 full-time students
    • 4,795 part-time students
  • Credit course enrollment is primarily comprised of two groups of students:
    • Full-time, degree-seeking students aged 17-24 years old and
    • "Adult learners" aged 25 or older, many of whom attend part-time, in both degree and non-degree seeking programs.
  • Estimated Annual Total Credit Student Enrollment: 17,480 in Academic Year 2010-2011 

 

Fall 2011 Student Demographics:

  • Attendance Status
    • Full-time = 53.3%
    • Part-time = 46.7%
  • Gender
    • Male = 42.0% 
    • Female = 58.0%
  • Ages
    • Over 80% of full-time students are 24 years old or younger
    • Approximately 54% of part-time students are 25 years of age or older
    • Overall, the average age of BCC's student population is 25 years 
      (average age of full-time students is 22; average age of part-time students is 30)
  • Ethnicity/Races
    • Caucasian = 56.4 %
    • African American = 18.3%
    • Hispanic = 8.3 %
    • Asian = 3.5%
    • Non-Resident Aliens = 1.6%
    • Hawaiian = 0.2 %
    • Alaskan Native/American Indian = 0.2%
    • Mixed Race = 2.5%
    • Unknown = 9.0%
  • 89.9% are Burlington County residents, but the College regularly enrolls students from more than 17 countries, thus offering the opportunity for intercultural exchanges and growth
  • 23.4% of 2011 Burlington County high school graduates attended BCC in the Fall 2011 semester.

 

Graduates

  • 1,310 degrees and certificates were awarded in the 2010-2011 academic year
    • 57.6% in transfer programs 
    • 38.7% in career programs
    • 3.7% in certificate programs

Please note that 57% of BCC student population is enrolled in transfer programs and many of these students transfer from BCC to senior institutions prior to graduating from BCC.