Nassau County Community Colleges

There are 4 community colleges in Nassau County, New York, serving 33,338 students.
The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Nassau County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Briarcliffe College
    Pivate, for profit
    1055 Stewart Ave
    Bethpage NY  11714
    (516)918-3600

    1,719 students
  • 2350 Broadhollow Road
    Farmingdale NY  11735
    (631)420-2000

    8,394 students
  • One Education Dr
    Garden City NY  11530
    (516)572-7501

    22,374 students
  • 6801 Jericho Tpk
    Syosset NY  11791
    8009227337

    851 students
Recent Articles
January 20, 2017
We take a closer look at the Upward Bound program, which is designed to prepare students for college whom might not otherwise succeed due to economic or family factors.
January 20, 2017
The reverse transfer is growing exponentially in popularity. This is a more and more common new policy among many institutions to allow transfer of credits from four-year universities to community colleges. Why is it done, and who benefits from the policy?
January 20, 2017
Although many students need some remedial education before beginning college coursework, statistics show dismal completion rates for those who begin in remedial classes. We take a closer look at the problem, as well as some of the ways colleges are tackling it.