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Farmingdale State College (formerly SUNY College of Technology of Farmingdale) is a public college within the State University of New York system. Founded in 1912, the college provides career-oriented baccalaureate and associate degrees in technological fields and the applied sciences that support local economic development. All professional and technical programs have a strong foundation in the liberal arts. Students constantly examine the essential connections between technology and the arts and humanities. The college's 380-acre campus is located on Long Island, 25 miles from New York City.

Website: www.farmingdale.edu/

Public
Co-ed
9,939
Undergraduate
Students
(42.1%) 4,188 Women
(57.9%) 5,751 Men
57
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
55% of 6,952 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.21
SAT Math
542 average
500-580 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
531 average
490-570 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,056
Out-of-state: $34,966
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,538
Out-of-state: $18,448
Room and Board
$13,318
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Freshman Award
$8,938
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,531
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
269
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 4% of classes
10-19 students: 19% of classes
20-29 students: 39% of classes
30-39 students: 28% of classes
40-49 students: 10% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Farmingdale Population
8,239
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
6% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Ram
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
9.6% Asian
9.6% Black/African-American
23.7% Hispanic/Latino
2.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
53.6% White
0.4% Unknown
International Students
1.6% from 78 countries
First-Year Students Returning
80.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
71%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
20.0%
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