Brookhaven College

Farmers Branch, TX 75244
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Brookhaven College (BHC) is located in Farmers Branch, Texas. BHC is a community college that was established back in 1978. This school has continued to grow over the years and it now serves more than 11,000 students. There are many different credit and non-credit courses available at BHC. The school is capable of awarding students many associate’s degrees and certificates to improve their career prospects. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. BHC is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design as well.

The BHC nursing program offers students the chance to pursue associate’s degrees in nursing. The curriculum will include classroom lectures, skills lab experiences, and clinical experiences. All nursing students who graduate from this program will be ready to take the NCLEX-RN licensure exam. Students from this nursing school have traditionally gone on to find great success in their field. The nursing program at BHC is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Number of Students13,286
Student to Faculty Ratio22:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate58%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 13 53
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 93%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1979 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
10/01/2005 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$59/credit
In State Students$111/credit
Out of State Students$174/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $2,655 $4,995 $7,830
ADN 70 $4,130 $7,770 $12,180
BSN 125 $7,375 $13,875 $21,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 49% of Brookhaven College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 34% $4,994
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 22% $1,772
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 3% $1,052
Federal Student Loans 9% $4,391
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$4,888
$30,001 to $48,000$5,777
$48,001 to $75,000$7,880
$75,001 to $110,000$10,408
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing.
Brookhaven College
3939 Valley View Ln
Farmers Branch, TX 75244

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