Bloomfield College Admissions: Everything You Want to and Need to Know

Overview of Bloomfield College

Bloomfield College is a four-year, Presbyterian school situated in suburban Bloomfield, New Jersey. The institution has a student/faculty ratio of 14 to 1 and a mean class size of 16; the 2,100 undergraduates, so receive plenty of personalized instruction from their professors. The arts and social sciences are also trendy among undergraduates. The institution boasts over 47 student clubs and organizations, including 14 fraternities and sororities. The institution is proud of is its technological innovation, with each student having his or her own “virtual workspace” on the institution’s network, used for creating and turning in coursework.


  • Total Enrollment: 1,685 (1,662 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 38% Male/62% Female
  • 94% Full-time

Cost of Attendance Information

  • Tuition and Fees: $29,550
  • Books: $1,230
  • Room and Board: $11,950
  • Other Expenses: $2,816
  • Total Cost: $45,546

Financial Aid Information

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 100%
    • Loans: 73%
  • Mean Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $21,304
    • Loans: $6,950

Academic Programs Offered

  • Business Administration, Education, English, Nursing, Psychology, Sociology, Visual and Performing Arts

Retention and Graduation

  • First-Year Student Retention (full-time students): 60%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 11%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 34%

NCAA Athletic Programs

Bloomfield is a member of the NCAA Division II Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference.

Overview of Bloomfield College Admissions

About two-thirds of applicants are accepted to Bloomfield annually. Students with good grades and good test scores are likely to be admitted. Applicants must complete an online application, and send test scores from either the SAT or ACT and high school transcripts. Half of the students submit SAT scores while half submit ACT scores. Glowing recommendation letters can bolster your application, along with being involved with student organizations and attempting a challenging course load. After applying, students will receive a message from an admissions counselor about the next steps of the application process. Interested students should check out the university’s website, which has helpful tips and contact information for the admissions offices.

Students can apply with the Common Application.

Admissions Data

  • Bloomfield College Acceptance Rate: 64%
  • Test Scores — 25th/75th Percentile
    • SAT Critical Reading: 430/530
    • SAT Math: 430/530
    • SAT Writing: -/-
    • ACT Overall: 16/19
    • ACT English: 15/20
    • ACT Math: 16/18

Safety Net Schools: Easy to Gain Admission

If past admission data predicts that you would be a competitive candidate for Bloomfield College, then it should be easy for you to gain admissions to the schools below. If Bloomfield College is currently out of your reach, then you are sure to be a competitive candidate for the schools below.

California State University Dominguez Hills, Johnson C. Smith University, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, Lincoln University, Pine Manor College, Paul Quinn College, Wiley College

Same Tier: Just As Hard to Gain Admission

If you’re a competitive candidate for Bloomfield College, then you should have an equal chance of gaining admissions at these schools.

Calumet College of St. Joseph, University of Bridgeport, Alabama State University, College of St. Elizabeth, Mount Ida College, Albertus Magnus College, College of St. Joseph

Reach Institutions: Gaining Admissions Will Be More of a Challenge

These schools are more challenging to gain admission into than Bloomfield College. If you improve your GPA and SAT/ACT scores, then you’ll be a competitive candidate for these schools.

University of Texas at El Paso, California State University Sacramento, California State University Northridge, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, California State University East Bay, Kean University, California State University Los Angeles

Applying to Bloomfield College

Application Deadline: August 1

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