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Eight Students Earn $5,000 NASA Fellowships

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Eight of Brookdale’s highest achieving science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) students have been selected to work with local experts on a variety of year-long research initiatives and serve as peer tutors at Brookdale as part of an ongoing grant program funded by NASA and the New Jersey Space Grant Consortium (NJSGC). The new NASA STEM Fellows, who […]

Brookdale Unveils New University Partnerships

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Beginning this September, students hoping to earn a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Monmouth County will have more options and fewer limitations than ever before. Brookdale is partnering with Georgian Court, New Jersey City and Rutgers universities to offer exclusive degree programs, dual admissions, streamlined transfer services and other benefits to Brookdale graduates and local […]

Foundation Scholarship Ball Raises Nearly $100,000

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Hundreds of employees, alumni, local officials and community members came together for a historic night at the Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club in Farmingdale on May 27, raising an unprecedented amount of money for Brookdale students during the 2016 Brookdale Foundation Scholarship Ball. The event, hosted by the Brookdale Foundation, raised an all-time record […]

Brookdale Student Establishes Scholarships for Classmates

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Brookdale alumni, after entering the workforce and finding success in their chosen careers, often choose to give back to the college in the form of a Brookdale Foundation scholarship, designed to support students who come from a similar place or who face similar challenges in their first two years of higher education. It’s rare, however, […]

Brookdale and Rider Offer Guaranteed Transfer

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Beginning in 2016, Brookdale graduates will have increased access and new scholarship opportunities at one of New Jersey’s premier four-year universities. On Feb. 5, Brookdale faculty and administrators joined officials from Rider University to announce a new streamlined transfer agreement between the two schools. Under the partnership, Rider will offer guaranteed admissions to all Brookdale […]

Obama’s college plan not to largely affect SHU

In 2012, 71 percent of all students (about 1.3 million undergraduates) graduating from four-year colleges had student loan debt, according to The Project on Student Debt at the Institute for College Access and Success.

Brookdale board approves tuition increase

The Brookdale Community College Board of Trustees voted on Jan. 29 to approve a 3.4 percent tuition increase at the college for the 2015-16 school year.

Brookdale Community College raises tuition

Facing a financial crisis, the Brookdale Community College Board of Trustees voted Thursday night to increase tuition for students by $4 per credit-hour, meaning a full time student taking 15 credits will pay $1841.25 per semester, starting in the next fiscal year.