|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||20:1|
|Dormitory capacity||600 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Farmingdale State College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,169 applications and 3,579 students were granted admission. Farmingdale State College is at the #56 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 25% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 93% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||880 to 1060|
|ACT||19 to 23|
Farmingdale State College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,320 and in-state students paid $6,470.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 83% of Farmingdale State College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 33% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,460 (which is 0.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Farmingdale State College in 2016-2017, was 340, which is 34% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,054 (which is 4.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Farmingdale State College has enrolled a total of 9,235 students (6,942 students full-time and 2,293 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,235 students, 1,192 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 56% men and 44% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 134 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 10%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Farmingdale State College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||17%||637|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||14%||537|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||10%||376|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||9%||329|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||5%||184|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||4%||162|
|Transportation And Materials Moving||3%||130|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||118|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||2%||60|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Farmingdale State College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Farmingdale State College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,600. Last year, out of the total 1,651 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,519 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,577 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,404 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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