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About Farmingdale

Farmingdale State College is SUNY’s largest college of applied science and technology, focusing on academic progress that equip students with the skills to succeed. Through its applied learning, including internships and clinical placements, Farmingdale’s outcomes in employment of students within six months of graduation is extraordinary. Find out what Farmingdale can offer you.

Student Profile

Students who joined the Farmingdale State College
community in Fall 2016

Applications

Three-year Average for Freshman General Admits:

1030-1050
SAT

88
GPA

21-22
ACT


Student Body

 

 

 

9235
Undergraduate
Students
56% Men
44% Women

Student Body

Our students come from all over Long Island.

3607
Nassau

4659
Suffolk

466
Queens


Retention and
Graduation

Freshman Retention Rate is 80% Six-Year Graduation Rate is 53%

 

 

National average
per National Student
Clearinghouse is 60.6%.

80%
Freshman
Retention Rate*

53%
Six-Year
Graduate Rate*

*as of 2016

Retention and Graduation

37
Total Undergraduate
Degree Programs

31

Bachelor Degrees

 

31

Interdisciplinary Minors

 

6

Associate Degrees


Outcomes within six months of graduation

89%
Working full-time
or part-time

11%
Applied or accepted
into graduate school or
additional educational
programs

81%
Working in their
degree of study

Outcomes

Current Costs

Cost for NYS Residents: $6,670/yr

NYS RESIDENTS
$6,670/yr

Cost for Out of State: $16,320/yr

OUT OF STATE
$16,320/yr


Faculty and Instruction

Faculty to student ratio: 20:1
Average Class size: 24

24

Average
Class Size


What They Say About Farmingdale State College

25th
Safest Campus
in the US in 2016*






*universityprimetime.com

 

Placed
Top 25%
of public colleges
and universities
in US*






*Business First’s 2017

 

Our School
of Business
programs rank
Top 10
Best of Long
Island*






*Zippia.com

 

One of
the best
colleges
in the
north*



US News and World Report
2013-2017 rankings

 

Ranked among
Top 150
public colleges
and universities*






*in earning power of graduates
in 2012. payscale.com


Student Life

Student Life: 70 Student Clubs and organizations.

70

Student Clubs and
Organizations

Academic, Performing Arts,
Musical, Cultural, Greek

Four Fraternities

Fraternities

Four Sororities

Sororities

Intramural teams with 418 participants

52

Intramural
Teams

with 418 Participants

Alumni

93,000

93,000 Alumni Worldwide

Intercollegiate Athletics

48 Skyline Championships, President's Cup Winner 2016-2017
14 Division III All-Americans

9


Division III
Intercollegiate
Sports for
Women

9


Division III
Intercollegiate
Sports for
Men

International Study

Map of International Study: 66 Students studied abroad, 16 countries attended.

We are conveniently located 1 Hour from NYC

Conveniently located 1 Hour from NYC

Farmingdale State College founded in 1912

Founded 1912


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