Brookdale社区学院 was founded in July 1967 by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, who purchased the Brookdale Farm the following year for the purpose of building a community college for residents.

The Brookdale Farm was originally the 800-acre property of horseracing enthusiast 大卫·邓纳姆威瑟斯他是纽约居民,也是蒙茅斯公园最初的投资者之一. Withers raised thoroughbred 比赛horses on his Brookdale Breeding and Stock Farm, 把这里用作他周末和避暑的地方. 1892年威瑟斯死后没有继承人, 威廉·佩恩·汤普森以135美元的价格买下了布鲁克戴尔农场,000.

这块土地多年来一直属于汤普森家族, and much of the original Brookdale Farm’s 800 acres now comprise Monmouth County’s Thompson Park, Lincroft小学, Marlu农场, 和 蒙茅斯博物馆 除了Brookdale的220英亩, which the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders purchased from Lewis S. 汤普森小. 1968年,70万美元.

Brookdale于1969年9月开业,拥有54名全职教师, 306名学生,平均年龄21岁以下, 令人印象深刻的转会和职业计划, 一个非信贷的“社区服务”部门, 还有一个校际体育项目.

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