Suffolk County Community College

Tel: (631)451-4110
26,930 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Suffolk County Community College serves 26,930 students (55% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Suffolk County Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Suffolk County County, NY.
The nearest community college is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown (19.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 758 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Suffolk County Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates 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 758 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 26,930 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
26,930 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students
14,826 students
816 students
# Part-Time Students 12,104 students
1,024 students
Suffolk County Community College sch enrollment Suffolk County Community College sta enrollment
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
17%
7%
% Black
8%
12%
% White
53%
57%
% Unknown races
18%
3%
Suffolk County Community College sch ethnicity Suffolk County Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.40 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,850 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,990 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,850 $5,940
Suffolk County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,990 $10,047
Suffolk County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,816 per year for in-state students and $9,223 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,998 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 64%. 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 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in New York is 5 Star Airforce Community College International. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.