About The Social Science Research Institute
The Social Science Research Institute at Farmingdale State College promotes excellence guided by ethics in fostering scientific and social advances. Altruism and civic engagement together serve as both the means to human success and the goals of cultural and technological progress.
The SSRI is committed to social justice and community advocacy and supports multidisciplinary social research to benefit the residents and organizations of the Long Island region and beyond.
The Social Science Research Institute promotes diversity as one of the most valuable ways to attain regional and national excellence, works to gain assistance for those groups who face special challenges, and supports active organizations and businesses that benefit the region and protect and improve the environment.