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:
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SUNY Broome Community College serves 6,924 students (60.92% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
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SUNY Broome Community College is the only community colleges within Broome County, NY.
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The nearest community college is Tompkins Cortland Community College (31.79 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 437 teachers has grown by 51% over five years.
SUNY Broome Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 437 staff
61 staff
SUNY Broome Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 6,924 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,924 students 1,294 students
SUNY Broome Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
21:1
SUNY Broome Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 4,218 students
822 students
SUNY Broome Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,706 students
1,025 students
SUNY Broome Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
SUNY Broome Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
2%
SUNY Broome Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
SUNY Broome Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
7%
12%
SUNY Broome Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
60%
57%
SUNY Broome Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
23%
3%
SUNY Broome Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
3%
2%
SUNY Broome Community College Non Resident (2006-2013)
SUNY Broome 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. 0.19 0.53
SUNY Broome Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,112 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 45% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,224 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 42% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,112 $5,694
SUNY Broome Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,224 $10,252
SUNY Broome Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 82%
89%
SUNY Broome Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 100% 80%

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: 2005 (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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For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,669 per year for in-state students and $9,627 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,172 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 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in New York is Bramson ORT College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.