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Laffin Hall, 2nd Floor
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tel: 631-420-2200
Fax: 631-420-2633

Placement Testing: 631-420-2457

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Welcome to Farmingdale State College's Admission Office! Here at our beautiful 380 acre campus, we are here to support and serve students in all of their prospective academic endeavors. We offer 37 different degree programs that are designed to prepare students for success in their future careers. 89% of our Farmingdale graduates are working six months after graduation.

Not only do we have great academics, but Farmingdale has great community that is dedicated to student success. Students have the opportunity to be who they want to be. With over 70 different clubs on campus to join, there are endless opportunities to explore and learn.

31 Bachelor Degrees over green background

31 Interdisciplinary Minors over orange background

6 Associates Degrees over red background

Application Requirements

Undergraduate Admissions

  • High School GPA B/B+
  • SAT score of 1080 (Evidence Based Reading/Math) and/or
  • ACT composite score of 21
  • For More Information

Transfer Admissions

International Admissions

  • Official secondary and post-secondary records must be submitted for evaluation by a member of NACES. WES and SpanTran are preferred evaluation agencies.
  • Deadlines: June 1st - Fall Admission 
    November 1st - Spring Admission
  • For More Information

Graduate Admissions

  • 3.0 GPA From Undergraduate Degree
  • Degree in a engineering or engineering tech field
  • Personal Statement
  • 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

Current Admissions Stats

10,304 applications for freshman and transfer; 2520 for incoming students.

Here at Farmingdale, we have a high influx of incoming students and applications. Even though we have over 9,500 students, we still maintain smaller class sizes. Our average class size is 24 students, with a 20:1 faculty to student ratio. Some of our popular majors are Bioscience, Engineering Technology, and Business Management.

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Conveniently Located 1 Hour from NYC

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