Sanford-Brown College-Farmington

270 Farmington Ave Suite 245
Farmington, CT 06032
Tel: (860)882-1690
58 students
Private for-profit
With two campuses in Norwalk and Farmington, Gibbs College offers career training in such in-demand fields as Computer Programming, Fashion Design and Merchandising, Digital Media, Computer Network Operations, Visual Communications, and Office Administration.
School Highlights:
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Sanford-Brown College-Farmington serves 58 students (72.41% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
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Sanford-Brown College-Farmington is one of 8 community colleges within Hartford County, CT.
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The nearest community college is Tunxis Community College (4.69 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 69% over five years.
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington 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 Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 8 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 58 teachers has declined by 86% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 58 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 42 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 16 students
1,017 students
% Hispanic
10%
7%
% Black
10%
12%
% White
13%
57%
% Unknown races
68%
3%
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. 0.68 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Gibbs College specialized Associate Degree, certificate, and diploma programs reinforce the important communication, interpersonal and career-building skills necessary for entry into any job market. It is this combination that helps prepare you for a team environment where you can succeed as a well rounded professional. Gibbs College Norwalk campus offers specialized Associate Degree, certificate and diploma programs in Visual Communications, Digital Media, Fashion Design & Merchandising, Digital Filmmaking & Multimedia, Computer Programming, Computer Network Operations, Office Administration and E-commerce. Our team of professionals bring years of workplace experience to every classroom and encourage the leadership qualities, problem-solving abilities and communication skills employers demand.

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Did You Know?
Hartford, CT 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 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Hartford, CT is Sanford-Brown College-Farmington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.