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:
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington serves 58 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), 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 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
59 staff
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 58 teachers has declined by 92% 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
58 students
1,282 students
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
42 students
810 students
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 16 students
1,017 students
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Black (2006-2013)
% White
% Unknown races
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Unknown (2006-2013)
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Sanford-Brown College-Farmington Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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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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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Hartford, CT is Sanford-Brown College-Farmington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.