Sanford-Brown College-Farmington

270 Farmington Ave, Suite 245, Farmington
CT, 06032
Tel: (860)882-1690
260 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:
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington serves 260 students (61% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington is one of 8 community colleges within Hartford County, CT.
The nearest community college is Tunxis Community College (4.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 260 teachers has declined by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
260 students
1,287 students
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
158 students
832 students
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 102 students
1,021 students
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington sch enrollment Sanford-Brown College-Farmington sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
39%
7%
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
19%
12%
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Black (2006-2012)
% White
36%
66%
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington More (2011-2012)
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington sch ethnicity Sanford-Brown College-Farmington 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. 0.68 0.45
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,754 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,754 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,754 $5,845
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,754 $10,047
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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?
For Hartford County, CT public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,591 per year for in-state students and $10,661 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,709 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Hartford County, 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 higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Hartford County, CT is Sanford-Brown College-Farmington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.