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About Farmingdale

Farmingdale State College is SUNY’s largest college of applied science and technology, focusing on academic programs 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 2017

11,1444 Applications and 2497 incoming students

Average for Enrolled Bachelor Degree-Seeking Freshman:

1097
SAT

89
GPA

22
ACT


Student Body

 

 

 

10,007
Undergraduate
Students
57% Men
43% Women

Student Body: 42% Mutlicultural from over 70 countries, and about 200 active or veteran military.

Our students come from all over Long Island.

3,745
Nassau

4,884
Suffolk

505
Queens


Retention

Freshman Retention Rate is 83% Six-Year Graduation Rate is 53%

 

 

National average
per National Student
Clearinghouse is 60.6%.

83%
Freshman
Retention Rate*

55%
Six-Year
Graduate Rate*

*as of 2017


Retention and Graduation

41
Total Undergraduate
Degree Programs

35

Bachelor Degrees

 

30

Interdisciplinary Minors

 

6

Associate Degrees


Outcomes within six months of graduation

90%
Working full-time
or part-time

16%
Applied or accepted
into graduate school or
additional educational
programs

77%
Working in their
degree of study

Outcomes within six months of graduation: 90% Working full-time or part-time; 16% applied or accepted into grad school; 77% working in their field.

Current Costs

Cost for NYS Residents: $6,870/yr

NYS RESIDENTS
$6,870/yr

Cost for Out of State: $16,650/yr

OUT OF STATE
$16,650/yr


Faculty and Instruction

Student to faculty ratio: 20:1
Average Class size: 25

25

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
Dental Hygiene
program ranked
7th
out of Top 50*






*The Best College 2018

 

One of
the best
colleges
in the
north*



US News and World Report
2013-2018 rankings

 

Ranked
#29
in Top 100
"Best Value for the
Money" of colleges
an universities*





*Best Value Schools 2017-18


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 294 participants

39

Intramural
Teams

with 294 Participants

Alumni

96,000

96,000 Alumni Worldwide

Intercollegiate Athletics

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

9


Division III
Intercollegiate
Women's Sports

9


Division III
Intercollegiate
Men's Sports

International Study

Map of International Study: 79 Students studied abroad, 14 countries attended.

New York city landscape.

Conveniently located 1 Hour from NYC

Horton Hall building.

Founded 1912


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