Brookhaven College, located in Farmers Branch, Texas, was founded in 1978, and is one of the seven schools that comprise the Dallas County Community College District, which itself is the largest undergraduate institution in the state. The school offers low cost, high quality education to residents, and has over the years established programs for the advancement of the school, including construction of new facilities. The development and renovation of campus facilities is important for the future of the school and its ability to provide up to date information and education for its students.
The school provides a multitude of academic and vocational programs aimed at fulfilling the needs of any student. Academic programs offer two year educations and the ability to transfer to four year institutions and pursue a bachelor's degree.
Vocational and career programs are designed to offer a complete education in a given field, resulting in a certificate or associate degree, depending on if general education courses were taken. Once completed, graduates will be prepared for entry level work in their field of study.
Programs offered include:
- Business Administration
- Emergency Medical Technician
- Network Administrator
- Radiologic Sciences
Admissions and Financial Aid
Brookhaven College utilizes an open enrollment policy in regards to admissions for new and returning students. Individuals that may benefit from a post secondary education may complete and submit the admissions application along with all relevant transcripts. Once the admissions process is completed, students may register and enroll.
Financial aid is available to eligible students in the form of grants, scholarships, loans and work-study. The funds are offered by federal and local governments as well as private institutions. Interested students should contact the school's financial aid department and ask for all relevant financial aid forms.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $4,300. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $1,800-$2,100
- Out-of-State: $5,200-$6,264
- Charges for part-time students are:
- State Residents: $59-$71 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $170-$210 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||57%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||54%||$4,862|
|Receiving Student Loans||7%||$5,013|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Brookhaven College may offer student services like:
- Online course work available
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges often times offer both career training courses and curriculum to help students transfer out to a 4-year college or university, that is why we include how Brookhaven College compares for both graduation and transfer rates against other community colleges in Dallas County and community colleges in Texas in total.
|Brookhaven College||Dallas County||Texas|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Art and Design Program
- Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation (since 2013)
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 2005)
- Compare all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in Texas
- Radiology Technician Program
- Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 2008)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Brookhaven College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
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