Merkaz Bnos Business School

Overview of Merkaz Bnos Business School

Merkaz Bnos-Business School is in a large city, in Brooklyn, NY. The school has a Jewish religious affiliation. Merkaz Bnos-Business School is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at the school earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at Merkaz Bnos-Business School include computer science and engineering.

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Selectivity

The school does not admit all applicants.

Student Body

Merkaz Bnos-Business School, in 2007-2008, had 145 students (187 full-time equivalent). A larger than average share of the students at the school are minorities. Adults changing careers are relatively common at Merkaz Bnos-Business School.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Merkaz Bnos firmly believes that every individual was created by G-d to contribute to this world in a meaningful fashion through the maximum utilization of his/her particular abilities and talents. Therefore, our school has been designed to foster within each student a sense of self-esteem and a desire to make a positive change in society at large. We challenge our students to achieve their utmost and inculcate them with the knowledge and skills that fully actualize their potential, developing their respect for productivity and love for lifelong learning. At our vocational school we believe that, in order to achieve utmost self-actualization and self-sufficiency, an individual must have the training that will lead to meaningful and constructive employment. We teach adult students the skills necessary to utilize their talents and become gainfully employed. Students are encouraged to develop a sense of social responsibility and become active participants in our global community, thereby making a positive difference in society. In a supportive and caring learning environment, Merkas Bnos students learn to be proud of their capabilities, responsible citizens, and ready, willing and able to become meaningful contributors to their communities."

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Contacting Merkaz Bnos-Business School

Merkaz Bnos-Business School
2115 Benson Avenue
Brooklyn , NY 11214
General Phone: (718) 234-4000

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Computer Science and Engineering55computer support
Medical Administration31medical office management

Number of programs and degrees for Merkaz Bnos-Business School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year02
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years422
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years442

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Merkaz Bnos-Business School had a total enrollment of 145 students (187 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 16%
Women 84%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 32%
Asian 68%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 4%
25-29 4%
30-34 17%
35-39 19%
40-49 39%
50-64 14%
65+ 2%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York100%

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 60 %

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New York, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Merkaz Bnos-Business School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3181400)

Merkaz Bnos-Business School Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

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Merkaz Bnos-Business School Highlights

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What Sets Merkaz Bnos-Business School Apart:

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