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Program Requirements and Deadlines:

Freshman Admission Applicants:

  • Fall Application Deadline: May 1 unless otherwise specified below.
  • Spring Application Deadline: January 3 unless other specified below.
  • Average GPA B/B+
  • Average SAT 1050-1100

Transfer Admission Applicants:

  • Fall Application Deadline: July 1 unless otherwise specified below.
  • Spring Application Deadline: January 3 unless other specified below.
  • Minimum 2.5 College GPA unless specified below

International Applicants: 

  • Fall Application Deadline: June 30
  • Spring Application Deadline: November 1
  • Please visit the International Student page for more information.

*State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program



  • Highly Selective
  • Application Deadline - March 1st
  • Flight Fees are an additional $9,000 per semester
  • Freshman
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher 
    • 90 GPA recommended
    • Pre-Calculus and Physics recommended
  • Transfer
    • College Algebra
    • 3.0 GPA
    • College level Pre-Calculus and Physics recommended 

*State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program

  • Transfer
    • Pre-Calculus Recommended
  •  Freshman:
    • Pre-Calculus course with grade of B or better
  • Transfer
    • GPA of 2.5
    • College Pre-Calculus course with grade of B or better
  • Highly Selective
  • Transfer:
    • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    Transfer Deadline:
    • Fall: February 15th
    • Spring: October 1
  • Freshman
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
  • Transfer
    • College Algebra
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
  • Transfer
    • College Algebra
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
  • Transfer:
    • College Algebra
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
    • Lab Biology and Lab Chemistry
  • Transfer:
    • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    • Minimum B- or better in a College Level Biology
    • Minimum B- or better in all Science & Math courses (B recommended)
  • Transfer:    
    • GPA of 2.75
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
  • Transfer
    • GPA of 2.75
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
  • Transfer:
    • College Algebra
  • Freshman
    • Algebra II regents exam 70% or higher or Pre-Calculus with 70% or higher
  • Transfer
    • College Algebra

Highly Selective

Transfer: January 15 is first priority deadline

Decisions will be mailed in March

Entrance Requirements:

  • minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Unit of Biology with Lab (High School or College Level)
  • Unit of Chemistry with Lab (High School or College Level)
  • English Composition
  • 2 Units of Math (Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2 Trig) from High School or College Math (recommended MTH 110 Statistics or MTH 116 College Algebra)
  • BIO 166 - Anatomy and Physiology* (Taken within the last 7 years)
  • BIO 220- Medical Microbiology * (Taken within the last 5 years)
  • For more information see Dental Hygiene Curriculum sheet and Dental Hygiene Information sheet.

Please note: All the above classes should be completed with grades of "B" or better. Meeting minimum criteria for admission does not guarantee an acceptance to the program. The college reserves the right to make final decisions based upon applicant pool each year.

*Visit transfer course utility for course equivalents at other schools

** State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

  • Highly Selective
  • Freshman Only
  • Entrance Requirements:
    • For detailed information, visit Dental Hygiene Admissions Requirements (.pdf)
    • Laboratory Biology and Chemistry
    • 2 Units of Math (Algebra & Geometry)
    • January 15 is first priority deadline
    • Document deadline first priority is February 15
    • Decisions will be mailed in March
    • GPA = B/B+
    • SAT = 1100, ACT = 22
    • TOEFL of 79
      • For High School students who have taken ESL courses in high school

Meeting minimum criteria for admission does not guarantee an acceptance to the program. The college reserves the right to make final decisions based upon applicant pool each year.

* State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

  • Transfer Only:
    • AS degree in Dental Hygiene from an ADA accredited program
    • Licensure as a Dental Hygienist
    • GPA to be considered
    • Program offered online only

* State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

  • Freshman
    • Algebra II- 70% on Regents exam or Pre-Calculus with grade of 70 or higher
  • Transfer
    •  College Algebra
  • Freshman
    • Algebra II- 70% on Regents exam or Pre-Calculus course with grade of 70 or higher
  • Transfer
    • College Algebra
  • Freshman
    • Recommended GPA of 88
  • Transfer
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II with Regents exam
  • Transfer
    • GPA of 2.75
  • Freshman:
    • Unit of Biology with Lab
  • Transfer:
    • GPA of 2.5
  • Transfer:
    • Less than 30 Credits
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II- 70% on Regents exam or Pre-Calculus course with grade of 70 or higher
  • Transfer
    • College Algebra
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II- 70% on Regents exam or Pre-Calculus course with grade of 70 or higher
  • Transfer
    • 2.7 GPA
    • College Algebra
    • Pre-Calculus recommended
  • Highly Selective
  • Fall Start Only
  • Freshman:
    • Laboratory Biology with regents exam
    • Laboratory Chemistry with regents exam
  • Transfer
    • 3.0 GPA

* State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

  • Highly Selective
    • Freshman Only
  • Application & Documentation Deadline: January 1
  • TEAS Exam Deadline: February 1
  • For detailed information on prerequisites see Nursing Admissions Requirements

* State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

  • Highly Selective
    • Transfer students only
  • Application, Documentation, and TEAS exam deadline October 15
  • For detailed information on prerequisites see Nursing Admissions Requirements

* State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

* State University of New York (SUNY) policy prohibits Farmingdale State admissions application from inquiring into an applicant's prior criminal history. After acceptance, the College shall inquire if the student previously has been convicted of a felony if such individual seeks campus housing or participation in clinical or field experiences, internships or study abroad programs. The information required to be disclosed under SUNY policy regarding such felony convictions shall be reviewed by a standing campus committee consistent with the legal standards articulated in New York State Corrections Law.

Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students who have concerns about such matters are advised to contact the dean's office of their intended academic program.

Please note: Currently, residents of California, Massachusetts, and Puerto Rico are ineligible to enroll in the RN to BS Completion Program.

  • Freshman:
    • Unit of Biology with Lab
    • Unit of Chemistry with Lab
  • Transfer:
    • GPA of 2.7
  •  Transfer:
    • Bachelor degree required (cannot be in Biology, Chemistry or Physics)
    • 3.0 GPA

        Please Note: This program is not intended to be an academic record enhancer. 

  • Freshman:
    • Algebra - 70% or higher on the regents exam
  • Transfer:
    • 2.5 GPA
    • Transferable college level math and english
  • Freshman:
    • Algebra II - 70% or higher on regents exam or Pre-Calculus with grade of 70 or higher
  • Transfer:
    • GPA of 2.7
  • Graduate Program
    • 3.0 GPA
    • Engineering or Engineering Technology Bachelor Degree
    • Documents Required:
      • Official transcripts from college(s) attended
      • Personal Statement
      • $50 application fee
      • Resume (Optional)
      • GREs (Optional)
  • Freshman:
    • 1 Unit of Art
    • Art Aptitude Test
    • Portfolio Review
  • Transfer
    • 1 Unit of Art
    • Art Aptitude Test
    • Portfolio Review
  • Freshman:
    • 1 Unit of Art
  • Transfer:
    • 1 Unit of Art

 

 

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