Adirondack Community College

Tel: (518)743-2200
4,247 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Adirondack Community College serves 4,247 students (59% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
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 152 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
College Adirondack Community College (NY) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 152 staff 70 staff

Student Body

The student population of 4,247 has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,247 students 1,163 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 28:1 27:1
# Full-Time Students 2,522 students 957 students
# Part-Time Students 1,725 students 377 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 400 400
% Asian
1%
6%
% Hispanic
2%
19%
% Black
1%
17%
% White
93%
49%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Non Resident races
1%
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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. 0.13 0.68

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,973 is less than the state average of $9,546. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,637 is less than the state average of $11,402. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,973 $9,546
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,637 $11,402
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86% 93%
Source: 2014 (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 $4,961 per year for in-state students and $9,270 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,284 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 69%. 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 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. 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.