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Brookdale Among Top Degree Producing Colleges in U.S.

Brookdale Community College continues to be one of the top associate degree-producing colleges in the country.

On Sept. 13 Community College Week released its annual Top 100 rankings, which place Brookdale at number 77 nationwide for total associate degrees conferred during the 2014-15 school year.  Brookdale’s Class of 2015 combined to earn more than 1,900 associate degrees, the second highest total in the state for the second consecutive year.

Brookdale has been among the top associate degree-producing colleges in the U.S. for many years, topping most of the nation’s 1,132 community colleges and a significant number of four-year universities as well.

This year Brookdale also ranked near the top in a number of specific degree programs. The college produced the 7th most education associate degrees in the nation in 2014-15, and ranked 14th nationally in the production of criminal justice and corrections degrees.

Brookdale also ranked 25th in the nation in the production of business, management, marketing and related support services degrees; and 31st in production of communication technologies, technicians and support services degrees.

Learn more about Brookdale’s affordable academic degree programs here.

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