Adirondack Community College

Tel: (518)743-2200
4,233 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Adirondack Community College serves 4,233 students (61% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 1%.
Adirondack Community College is the only community colleges within Warren County, NY.
The nearest community college is Belanger School of Nursing (39.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 158 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
College Adirondack Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 158 staff
61 staff
Adirondack Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,233 has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 216% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,233 students 1,296 students
Adirondack Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
Adirondack Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,589 students
814 students
Adirondack Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,644 students
1,040 students
Adirondack Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Adirondack Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Adirondack Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Adirondack Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Adirondack Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Adirondack Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Adirondack Community College More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
Adirondack Community College Unknown (2009-2013)
Adirondack Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.19 0.68
Adirondack Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,196 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,970 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,196 $5,660
Adirondack Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,970 $10,250
Adirondack Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 79%
Adirondack Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • ACC offers extensive Associate degrees and Certificate programs and practices transfer agreements with numerous Colleges and University. The college is small enough to provide rewarding personal interaction between the professor and the student, yet large enough to offer diversity in choice of program. We have high quality transfer courses and curricula for students who wish to pursue their first two years of a four-year degree at ACC before transferring to a four-year college or university. Adirondack Community College offer unparalleled occupational skills training in numerous technical, business and health-care fields geared toward preparing students for high-wage, high-skill, high-demand occupations. Adirondack Community College earns high rankings in its academic programs, student satisfaction and career placement, as well as transfer success. As part of the State University of New York, Adirondack Community College (ACC) is a two-year college accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,301 per year for in-state students and $10,103 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,953 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 65%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in New York is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.