Farmingdale State College Rankings

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#3321 of 14,131 In the World
#969 of 2,597 In North America
#900 of 2,496 In the United States
#88 of 221 In New York State
#816 of 1,034 For Aviation
#945 of 1,090 For Forensic Science
#3840 of 5,073 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
#4263 of 4,624 For Engineering
#4319 of 4,739 For Medicine

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
60%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
74%
Undergraduates
9,948
Graduates
70
Male:Female Ratio
58:42
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Farmingdale State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 60% 65% 55%
Applicants 7,156 3,672 3,484
Admissions 4,305 2,400 1,905
Freshmen enrolled full time 1,522 910 612
Freshmen enrolled part time 46 29 17

3,563 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

6,365 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,436 or 92%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 990
or below

75% of them
had 1150
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Farmingdale State College are 990-1150 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
222 or 14%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Farmingdale State College are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 5071 (51%)
Hispanic 2393 (24%)
Asian 1052 (11%)
Black or African American 988 (10%)
Two or more races 273 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 164 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 31 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 18 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 17 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,643
Students receiving aid
74%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $7,070$9,340
Tuition in-state $7,070$9,340
Tuition out-of-state $16,980$17,334
Fee in-district $1,325$800
Fee in-state $1,325$800
Fee out-of-state $1,325$800

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 617
Combined charge for room and board $13,400
Room charge $8,170
Meal charge $5,230

Farmingdale State College Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's
Business Administration and Management, General 430
Science, Technology and Society 268
General Studies 207
Forensic Science and Technology 205
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 141
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 102
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 80
Mechanical & Mechanical Engineering Technology & Technician 12 67
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 75
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 62
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist 32 23
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician 52
Applied Psychology 51
Design and Visual Communications, General 45
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician 43
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations 40
Cyber & Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism 40
Architectural Engineering Technologies & Technicians 33
Science & Technology Management 25
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 22
Applied Horticulture & Horticulture Operations, General 8 12
Criminal Justice & Police Science 19
International Business & Trade & Commerce 18
Industrial Technology & Technician 18
Computer Engineering Technology & Technician 16
Applied Mathematics, General 15
Applied Economics 14
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 13
Manufacturing Engineering Technology & Technician 9
Ornamental Horticulture 1
Automotive Engineering Technology & Technician 1
Computer Software Technology & Technician 1
Grand Total 280 1,895 25
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 53% 50% 59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 63%

Publications & Citations

Publications
383
Citations
2,756

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
93 / 543
Computer Science
66 / 194
Medicine
66 / 365
Engineering
64 / 495
Business
56 / 218
Biology
43 / 548
Mathematics
41 / 173
Physics
41 / 508
Chemistry
37 / 599
Psychology
34 / 174
Materials Science
29 / 406
Art & Design
21 / 36
Sociology
21 / 209
Economics
21 / 161
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
21 / 73
Health Science
19 / 136
Demography
18 / 167
Political Science
17 / 40
Nursing
16 / 199
Environmental Science
15 / 42
Media Studies
12 / 203
Applied Mathematics
11 / 74
Social Psychology
11 / 14
Gender Studies
10 / 187
Math Teachers
10 / 18
Blockchain and Cryptography
9 / 36
Cyber Security
9 / 31
Management Information Systems
9 / 10
Genetics
8 / 169
Forensic Science
8 / 15
Engineering Management
8 / 17
Marketing
8 / 26
History
7 / 28
Computer Vision
7 / 14
Statistics
6 / 42
Aviation
6 / 15
Broadcast Journalism
6 / 77
Communications and Public Relations
6 / 7
Finance
6 / 8
Geography and Cartography
5 / 9

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 1
1992 0 2
1993 0 1
1994 0 2
1995 0 7
1996 2 0
1997 2 8
1998 1 1
1999 1 6
2000 2 2
2001 12 8
2002 2 9
2003 0 7
2004 2 7
2005 1 10
2006 3 11
2007 7 22
2008 7 32
2009 8 71
2010 19 95
2011 13 85
2012 21 89
2013 23 109
2014 30 176
2015 38 224
2016 29 275
2017 48 283
2018 45 297
2019 50 400
2020 40 475
2021 52 555

Notable alumni

  1. William Fichtner

    William Fichtner
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    actorcharacter actortelevision actorfilm actorvoice actor
    Biography

    William Edward Fichtner is an American actor. He is known for his television roles as Sheriff Tom Underlay on Invasion, Alexander Mahone on Prison Break, Carl Hickman on Crossing Lines, and Adam Janikowski on Mom. His film appearances include Heat, Contact, Armageddon, The Perfect Storm, Go, Drowning Mona, Crash, Blades of Glory, Black Hawk Down, The Longest Yard, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. He also starred in the Tiger King television series Joe vs. Carole in 2022.

  2. Len Wein

    Len Wein
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-2017 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    comics writerscreenwritercomics artist
    Biography

    Leonard Norman Wein was an American comic book writer and editor best known for co-creating DC Comics' Swamp Thing and Marvel Comics' Wolverine, and for helping revive the Marvel superhero team the X-Men (including the co-creation of Nightcrawler, Storm, and Colossus). Additionally, he was the editor for writer Alan Moore and illustrator Dave Gibbons' influential DC miniseries Watchmen.

  3. John Romita Jr

    John Romita Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    comics artist
    Biography

    John Salvatore Romita, known professionally as John Romita Jr., is an American comics artist best known for his extensive work for Marvel Comics from the 1970s to the 2010s. He is the son of artist John Romita Sr.

  4. Fernando Caldeiro

    Fernando Caldeiro
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1958-2009 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    astronautengineer
    Biography

    Fernando "Frank" Caldeiro was an Argentine-born American scientist and NASA astronaut.

  5. Michael DenDekker

    Michael DenDekker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politicianactor
    Biography

    Michael G. DenDekker is an American politician and former assemblyman for the state of New York's 34th district, which included the neighborhoods of Woodside, Jackson Heights, and East Elmhurst, all in the Borough and County of Queens.

  6. Clyde Vanel

    Clyde Vanel
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Clyde Vanel is an American attorney serving as the Assembly member for the 33rd District of the New York State Assembly. A Democrat, he is the chair of the Subcommittee on Internet & New Technologies. The district includes Cambria Heights, St. Albans, Hollis, Queens Village, Bellerose and parts of Floral Park in Queens.

  7. Sal DeVito

    Sal DeVito
    Occupations
    advertising person
    Biography

    Sal DeVito is an American marketing and advertising creative director based in New York City, New York. He is a partner, with Ellis Verdi, in DeVito/Verdi.

General info

Alternative names SUNY Farmingdale
SUNY College of Technology at Farmingdale
Founded 1912
Motto Let Each Become All One Is Capable of Being
Colors green, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 1,024
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, New York, 11735-1021
United States
City population 8,000
Phone 9344202000
Fax +1 (631) 420 2753

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