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Kingsborough Community College of the City University of New York

Brooklyn, NY 2-Year Public

About KBCC

Kingsborough Community College of the City University of New York is a public, state school located in the urban setting of Brooklyn, NY, less than an hour from New York City.

Founded in 1963, KBCC currently enrolls around 15,280 students a year, including 15,280 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About KBCC

Acceptance rate: 0%

Average GPA: 2.7

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 15

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Kingsborough Community College of the City University of New York's acceptance rate?

Admission to KBCC is noncompetitive. Around 0 percent of all applicants to KBCC are accepted each year.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is KBCC a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

About 71 percent of students who start at KBCC come back the next year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does KBCC sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is KBCC a good school for YOU?

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College Info

2001 Oriental Blvd, Manhattan Beach Brooklyn, NY 11235

Campus Setting: Urban

KBCC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to KBCC is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to KBCC is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs



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KBCC Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at KBCC is like? There are approximately 15,280 students enrolled at KBCC. 54% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from NY and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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