9,552
Students
Financial aid thermometer
7,859
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
59
3579/6063
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Farmingdale State College is a Comprehensive institution located in Farmingdale, NY, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, NY  11735
United States
Contact Phone: 631-420-2000

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Applied Horticulture/horticulture Operations Checkmark
Ornamental Horticulture Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Communication And Journalism Related Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Programming Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Architectural Engineering Technology Checkmark
Automotive Engineering Technology Checkmark
Computer Engineering Technology Checkmark
Computer Software Technology Checkmark
Construction Engineering Technology Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
Industrial Technology Checkmark
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology Checkmark Checkmark
Telecommunications Technology Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technology Checkmark
Dental Hygiene Checkmark Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Applied Mathematics Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Science, Technology And Society Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Applied Psychology Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/police Science Checkmark
Cyber/computer Forensics And Counterterrorism Checkmark
Forensic Science And Technology Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Applied Economics Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Airline Pilot And Flight Crew Checkmark
Aviation/airway Management Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Design And Applied Arts Related Checkmark
Design And Visual Communications Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,063
Applied
3,579
Accepted
9,552
Enrolled
59%
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Female Admissions

2,822
Females Applied
1,623
Females Accepted
58%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

3,241
Males Applied
1,956
Males Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 30th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 532 490 570
SAT Math 530 490 570
ACT Composite 21 19 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,870
In-state
16,650
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,436
Full-time student fees
13,238
Room & board
8,088
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

7,859
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,802
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,809
Avg. Loan Aid
1,693
Avg. Grant Aid
6,569
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
93% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
56%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
8%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

9,552
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
0%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.58%
Black or African American 9.81%
White or Caucasian 56.92%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 8.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.3%
Two or more races 2.27%
Other 0.31%

Gender

Male (56.83%)
Female (43.17%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 7%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Spring Fling and Farewell to Farmingdale

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activities Board, Farmingdale Student Government, Ram Nation Radio and Greek Life

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

743
Total Faculty
20:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 239
Part-time - 504
Male - 408
Female - 335