Accreditation

Accreditation is the educational community’s means of self-regulation through quality assurance and improvement. The accrediting process is intended to strengthen and sustain the quality and integrity of higher education, making it worthy of public confidence.

Farmingdale State College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000www.msche.org. The MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Farmingdale State College's accreditation was most recently reaffirmed on November 17, 2016, when it was also commended for the quality of the Periodic Review Report and process.  The next self-study evaluation for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education is scheduled for 2020-2021.   

Complaints and Third Party Comments

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (the Commission) provides two opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and members of the public to submit information regarding the qualifications for accreditation of its member institutions: Complaints and Third Party Comments.

Farmingdale State College Accreditations

All curricula are registered by the New York State Education Department.

Current Accreditation Status Letters:

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Farmingdale State College MSCHE Statement of Accreditation Status

Farmingdale State College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) www.msche.org. The MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET

The following programs are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org:
Architectural Engineering Technology (BS); Computer Engineering Technology (BS); Construction Management Engineering Technology (BS); Electrical Engineering Technology (BS); Manufacturing Engineering Technology (BS); Mechanical Engineering Technology (BS)

Architectural Engineering Technology (BS)
Computer Engineering Technology (BS)
Construction Management Engineering Technology (BS)
Manufacturing Engineering Technology (BS)
Electrical Engineering Technology (BS)
Mechanical Engineering Technology (BS)

ATMAE The Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

Automotive Technology (AAS); Automotive Management Technology (BS); Facility Management Technology (BS)

CCNE Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

The baccalaureate degree in nursing programs at Farmingdale State College, SUNY is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). CCNE is located at 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001; phone 202-887-6791.

Nursing (BS)
RN to BS Completion Program (Online)

Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI)

Aviation Administration (BS); Aeronautical Science-Professional Pilot (BS)

Aviation Administration (BS)

Aeronautical Science-Professional Pilot (BS)