SUNY Broome Community College

Tel: (607)778-5000
6,924 students
Public institution
Broome Community College is a comprehensive community college supervised by SUNY (State University of New York) and sponsored by the County of Broome. The College is a member of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
School Highlights
SUNY Broome Community College serves 6,924 students (61% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
SUNY Broome Community College is the only community colleges within Broome County, NY.
The nearest community college is Tompkins Cortland Community College (31.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 437 teachers has grown by 54% over five years.
College SUNY Broome Community College (NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private, for profit
Total Faculty 437 staff
73 staff

Student Body

The student population of 6,924 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 96% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,924 students 1,467 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
27:1
# Full-Time Students 4,218 students
957 students
# Part-Time Students 2,706 students
378 students
% Asian
1%
6%
% Hispanic
4%
19%
% Black
2%
17%
% White
67%
48%
% Unknown races
23%
9%
% Non Resident races
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. 0.55 0.69

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,301 is less than the state average of $4,444. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,121 is less than the state average of $8,510. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,301 $4,444
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,121 $8,510
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 82%
93%
Percent Admitted 100%
75%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Cheering, Cross Country,
Golf, Ice Hockey,
Lacrosse, Soccer,
Softball, Tennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 65 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ASQ Student Branch, Alpha Beta Gamma, American Society for Engineering Education, Backpacking Club, Black Student Union, Bowling Club, Breaking Ground, the Literary Magazine, Broome Educators of Children Association, Business Club, Campus Bible Fellowship, Chamber Singers, Chess Club, Civil Engineering Club, College Buzz, Communications Curriculum Club, Computer Club, Computer Forensics Club, Criminal Justice & Emergency Services Student Association, Dance Team, Differently Abled Student Association, Digital Yearbook, Ecology Club, Emergency Response Club, Endless Opportunities Club, Fine Art & Design Club, Garden Club, Health Information Technology Club, History Club, Hotel & Restaurant Management Club, I.E.E.E. (Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers), International Student Organization, Japanese Animation Club, Jazz Ensemble, LARP Club (Live Action Role Play), LingoNet Club, Medical Assistants Club, Music Association, Musician’s Network, Muslim Student Organization, Newman Association, Paintball Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Philosophy Club, Physical Therapy Assisting Club, Political Science Club, Radiologic Technology Club, Rotaract Club, SUNY Broome College Choir, SUNY Broome Radio, SUNY Broome TV, SUNY Broome Theater Program, Science Club, Service Learning, Ski Extreme, Social Wellness Advocacy Group, String Ensemble, Student American Dental Hygienist Association, Student Assembly, Student Nurses Association, Students For Life, Tutor Club, Ultimate Frisbee Club, Unity in Pride, Veterans Club, Women’s Discussion Group Bowling Club, Business Club, Chess Club, College Buzz, Computer Club, Dance Team, Ecology Club, Garden Club, History Club, Jazz Ensemble, LingoNet Club, Paintball Club, Rotaract Club, SUNY Broome TV, Science Club, Ski Extreme, Tutor Club, Unity in Pride, Veterans Club, ASQ Student Branch,
Alpha Beta Gamma,
American Society for Engineering Education,
Backpacking Club,
Black Student Union,
Breaking Ground, the Literary Magazine,
Broome Educators of Children Association,
Campus Bible Fellowship,
Chamber Singers,
Civil Engineering Club,
Communications Curriculum Club,
Computer Forensics Club,
Criminal Justice & Emergency Services Student Association,
Differently Abled Student Association,
Digital Yearbook,
Emergency Response Club,
Endless Opportunities Club,
Fine Art & Design Club,
Health Information Technology Club,
Hotel & Restaurant Management Club,
I.E.E.E. (Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers),
International Student Organization,
Japanese Animation Club,
LARP Club (Live Action Role Play),
Medical Assistants Club,
Music Association,
Musician’s Network,
Muslim Student Organization,
Newman Association,
Phi Theta Kappa,
Philosophy Club,
Physical Therapy Assisting Club,
Political Science Club,
Radiologic Technology Club,
SUNY Broome College Choir,
SUNY Broome Radio,
SUNY Broome Theater Program,
Service Learning,
Social Wellness Advocacy Group,
String Ensemble,
Student American Dental Hygienist Association,
Student Assembly,
Student Nurses Association,
Students For Life,
Ultimate Frisbee Club,
Women’s Discussion Group,
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • SUNY Broome Community College is a part of the State University of New York, the largest public university system in the United States. Nearly 7,000 students are currently enrolled in the college, which first opened in 1946 as one of the first community colleges in the state. Today, students come from throughout New York State and around the world, drawn by the college's rigorous academic programd and reputation. Classes and degree programs are offered both on campus and online.
  • The campus is located in a beautiful setting, surrounded by trees and rolling hills in New York's Southern Tier, and includes modern classrooms, high-tech laboratories and computer facilities, as well as a brand-new Student Village for residential students. Amentities also include a dining hall and other food options, the Digital Liunge & Commons, two gymnasiums, a fully updated fitness lab and weight room, a full-scale Ice Center, superior athletic fields, and a student theater.
  • The college offers a wide variety mof programs and certificates in the Business and Public Services, Health Sciences, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), and Liberal Arts divisions. Our degrees can prepare you for immediate entry into the workforce, or for transfer to a four-year college or university. Thanks to a range of articulation agreements, we offer seamless transfers to many colleges and universities for those seeking a bachelor's degree.
  • As we often say on campus: "You can go anywhere from here." 

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,444 per year for in-state students and $8,510 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,085 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 69%. 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. 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.