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).
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Suffolk County Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Suffolk County, NY.
The nearest community college is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown (19.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 758 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
College Suffolk County Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 758 staff
61 staff
Suffolk County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 26,930 has grown by 18% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 65% over five years.
Total Enrollment 26,930 students 1,315 students
Suffolk County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 14,826 students
815 students
Suffolk County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 12,104 students
1,061 students
Suffolk County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Suffolk County Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
5%
Suffolk County Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
17%
20%
Suffolk County Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
8%
15%
Suffolk County Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
53%
49%
Suffolk County Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
19%
6%
Suffolk County Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Suffolk County Community College 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 0.70
Suffolk County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,850 is less than the state average of $5,590. 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 $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,850 $5,590
Suffolk County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,990 $10,086
Suffolk County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,622 per year for in-state students and $10,281 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,958 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 65%. 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 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in New York is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.