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Issue 03 / 2020


Facts & Figures

image/svg+xml Facts & Figures Facts & Figures Facts & Figures STUDENT PROFILE Students w ho joined Farmingdale State College community in Fall 2018 STUDENT BODY 9,916 Our student body includes: U ndergraduate Students 57% Men 4 3% W omen Our students come from all over Long Island 3 ,874 Nassau 4 ,973 Suffolk 5 07 Queens ACADEMIC PROGRAMS 43 Total Undergraduate Deg ree Programs 38 Average for Enrolled Bachelor Degree-Seeking Freshman 1 ,120 S AT 89 G PA 23 ACT 1 0,091 Applications 7,500 Freshman 2,591 T ransfer 2,610 I ncoming Students 1 ,350 Freshman 1 ,260 Transfer FACULTY & INSTRUCTION 20:1 Student-to-faculty ratio 26 Average Class Size RETENTION National average per National Student Cl earninghouse is 60.6% * as of 2018 CURRENT COSTS $ 7,070 y ear N YS RESIDENTS $16,980 year O UT OF STATE O UTCOMES within six months of graduation Working full-time or part-time Applied or accepted into g raduate school or additional educational prog ram Working in their degree of study INTERN ATIONAL STUDY 79 Students Studied Abroad* * 2017-2018 14 Countries Attended 1 ,000+ Programs Offered through SUNY INTER COLLEGIATE ATHLETICS 65 S kyline Championships Presidents’ Cup Winner 2016-2017 14 Division III All -Americans WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT FARMINGDALE 25th Sa fest Campus in t he US in 2016* *uni versityprimetime.com Forbes Ranks Farmingdale State C ollege a “Best Value College * * Forbes Magazine - 2019 FSC students graduate with t he Lowest Debt in t he SUNY system * *le ndEDU – 2018 Pl aced Top 25% of public colleges & uni versities in t he US* *Busi ness First – 2017 STUDENT LIFE 70+ Student Clubs a nd O rganizations Academic, Performing Arts, Musi cal, Cultural, and Greek FRATERNITIES 39 Int ramural Teams 5 SORORITIES 4 A LUMNI 100,000 Membe rs Worldwide B achelor Deg rees 30 In terdisciplinary Deg rees 5 Associate Deg rees 9 Division III In tercollegiate Womens Sports 9 Division III In tercollegiate Me ns Sports Freshman Re tention Rate* 8 4% Graduation Rate* 5 5% 8 8% 26% 71% Six-Year 45% of students fromminority populations 57% of students areawarded financial aid About 200 active dutyor veteran military Masters of Science inTechnology Management NEW GRADUATEPROGRAM Our Nursing StudentsHad a 100% Pass Rate in the NCLEX-RNLicensingExam.* 1st quarter –2020
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President John Nader, PhD

Vice President
and Enrollment

Patrick Calabria

Kathryn Coley

Feature Writer
Peter Crescenti

Creative Director
Jonathan Goldstein

Creative Director

Ru Jurow


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David Guarino

Web Developer
Nicholas Raia

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