Farmingdale State College
Address: 2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, NY 11735 USA
As part of the State University of New York, Farmingdale State College has access to numerous resources for students and faculty. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and offers many specialized accredited programs in the areas of healthcare and engineering.
Established in 1912 as an institute for agricultural study, Farmingdale quickly developed into a college of applied science and technology. Today, Farmingdale State College is the largest college of technology within the State University of New York system with over 9,000 students enrolled.
- Named one of the best colleges in the North in US News and World Report 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 rankings
- Ranked among top 150 public colleges in the nation in the earning power of graduates in 2012, according to payscale.com
- Business First's 2017 rankings of the top public colleges and universities in the U.S. placed Farmingdale in the Top 25%.
- Quality education at a great value—about $6,500 annual tuition (in-state residents)
- Offers 39 masters, baccalaureate and associate degrees
- Ranked twenty-fifth most safe campus in the U.S. in a 2016 nationwide statistical analysis, according to universityprimetime.com
- Total Student: 9,237
- SAT score of 430 on the Critical Reading Section
- TOEFL score of 68 on the internet-based test (IBT)
- Completion of a college-level English Composition course with a grade of C or better
- IELTS score of 6
- Completion at an Intensive English Language Institute in the United States at the advanced level.
Tuition & Fees
- $680.00 per credit
- $8,160.00 full-time (12 credits)
Farmingdale State College offers a variety of scholarships (from $500-$2,000) for incoming freshmen, transfer students, and existing students designed to make college affordable for those in need or to reward outstanding achievement. These particular awards require no special scholarship applications; all admitted first time freshmen and transfer students who are academically qualified are automatically reviewed for scholarship eligibility.