Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale, NY

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Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale State College Student Essentials

Farmingdale State College Student Essentials
Region: Northeast
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Ram
Website: www.farmingdale.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $6,793
Out-of-State Tuition: $16,043
Retention Rate: 80%
Enrollment: 10,372
Year Established: 1912

About Farmingdale State College

The first college established on Long Island, Farmingdale State College is a well-established school in the New York metropolitan area. Part of the respected State University of New York, or SUNY system, Farmingdale is responsible for producing some of the highest-earning college graduates.

Farmingdale State College offers both bachelor’s and associate’s degrees. Students in bachelor’s programs may major in such subjects as:
*Aeronautical Science
*Applied Psychology
*Electrical Engineering
*Nursing
*Visual Communications

At the associate’s level, students may earn a degree in more than half a dozen occupational and academic fields, including:
*Automotive Technology
*Criminal Justice
*Dental Hygiene
*Liberal Arts and Sciences
*Mechanical Engineering Technology
*Nursing

Because Farmingdale’s programs are in such in-demand career fields and the quality of the education is so strong, graduates are collectively among the best paid in the country.

Student life at Farmingdale includes chances to get involved with academic, professional, cultural and creative arts clubs.

Admission to Farmingdale is fairly competitive. Admitted students often hold about a B+ average and score at least 1000 on the SAT. Farmingdale has a rolling admissions policy, but suggests that prospective students submit applications no later than March 1.

Since it’s a state school, tuition is kept as affordable as possible, particularly for state residents. However, students may also apply for financial aid. Aid packages could include Pell grants, an Academic Competitive Grant, loans and scholarships, which are based on merit and/or financial need.

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 3.5 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

50% of students gave Farmingdale State College 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating

The staff in the nursing were wonderful but the 4 year program most of the students felt is run extremely disorganized and poorly. I don't recomend it.


Overall Rating

Like the school and the atmospher


Farmingdale State College Map & Location

Farmingdale State College
2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735


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Getting Around Farmingdale State College

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Farmingdale, NY

Winter
Dec
44
31
Jan
39
26
Feb
41
28
Spring
Mar
48
34
Apr
58
42
May
67
51
Summer
Jun
77
61
Jul
82
67
Aug
82
66
Fall
Sep
75
59
Oct
64
48
Nov
54
40

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 10,372
Freshman Class 1,941
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 10,372

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 12%
  • African American: 11%
  • Caucasian: 65%
  • Asian: 7%
  • Unknown and Other: 4%
Latino 12%
African American 11%
Caucasian 65%
Asian 7%
Unknown and Other 4%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 47%
Part-Time 53%
Women 41%
Men 59%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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