Suffolk County Community College

533 College Rd
Selden, NY 11784-2899
Tel: (631)451-4110
27,857 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Suffolk County Community College serves 27,857 students (63% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Suffolk County Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Suffolk County, NY.
The nearest community college is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown (19.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Suffolk County Community College 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 Public

Student Body

The student population of 27,857 teachers has grown by 26% 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 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
27,857 students
1,303 students
Suffolk County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
17,525 students
836 students
Suffolk County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 10,332 students
1,046 students
Suffolk County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Suffolk County Community College sch enrollment Suffolk County Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Suffolk County Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
15%
7%
Suffolk County Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
5%
12%
Suffolk County Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
76%
67%
Suffolk County Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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 0.45
Suffolk County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,830 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,820 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,830 $5,940
Suffolk County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,820 $10,072
Suffolk County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,774 per year for in-state students and $9,814 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 61%. 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 0.45. 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.