Brookdale Community College
The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders founded Brookdale Community College in 1967. The main campus is located in Lincroft. In addition, there is a branch campus in Freehold, and Higher Education Centers located in Hazlet, Long Branch, Neptune and Wall. Brookdale Community College is fully accredited by the Commission on Higher Education.
Brookdale offers associate degrees in over 50 programs, plus noncredit classes in many areas of personal and professional interest. www.brookdalecc.edu
Other higher education opportunities include:
- Monmouth County has one major university. Monmouth University, a private institution of higher learning, located in West Long Branch, NJ.
- The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers, offers courses at the Western Monmouth Campus of Brookdale Community College, located on Route 9 in Freehold Township.
- New Jersey Coastal Communiversity - Brookdale Campus at Wall is a six-member alliance of New Jersey colleges and universities, led by Brookdale Community College offering Bachelor's and Master's Degrees. http://www.njcommuniversity.org