Farmingdale State College: Ranking & Review

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Farmingdale Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1022 3640
Top 22%

Farmingdale State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate59%60%58%
Applicants6,0633,2412,822
Admissions3,5791,9561,623
Enrolled undergraduates1,291768523
Enrolled total (including graduate students)9,5745,4494,125

1,965 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

216 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,176
Percent of students submitting SAT scores91%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
530
Math
530

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores321
Percent of students submitting ACT scores25%
ACT Composite
21

Farmingdale State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $24,168 $33,818
Off-campus $26,619 $36,269
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,892 and other expenses per full academic year.

Farmingdale State College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 615 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $6,670 $16,320
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,406 $1,406
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $278 $680
Tuition for Full-time graduates $9,240 $22,210
Fees for full-time graduates $800 $800
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $453 $925

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 5 379 384
Health Professions and Related Programs 78 142 220
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 16 197 213
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 201 201
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22 172 194
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 192 192
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 112 112
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2 101 103
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 70 70
Psychology 51 51
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 47 47
Transportation and Materials Moving 44 44
Visual and Performing Arts 35 35
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 13 11 24
Social Sciences 19 19
Mathematics and Statistics 5 5
Grand Total3371,5771,914

A total of 1,914 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Farmingdale State College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate52%51%55%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Alternative namesSUNY Farmingdale
SUNY College of Technology at Farmingdale
Founded1912
MottoLet Each Become All One Is Capable of Being
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff961
Instructional FTE403
Public Service FTE23
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitefarmingdale.edu
Address2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, New York, 11735-1021
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone6314202000
Fax+1 (631) 420 2753

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