Adirondack Community College

Tel: (518)743-2200
School Highlights
  • Adirondack Community College serves 4,247 students (59% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Adirondack Community College is the only community colleges within Warren County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is Belanger School of Nursing (39.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 152 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Adirondack Community College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty152 staff85 staff
Adirondack Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 4,247 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment4,247 students1,688 students
Adirondack Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio28:127:1
Adirondack Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,522 students1,163 students
Adirondack Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students1,725 students525 students
Adirondack Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Adirondack Community College Enrollment Breakdown NY All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Adirondack Community College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2015)
% Asian
Adirondack Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Adirondack Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Adirondack Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Adirondack Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Adirondack Community College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Adirondack Community College Non Resident (2014-2016)
Adirondack Community College Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups 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.0.130.70
Adirondack Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Adirondack Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,500$35,300
Adirondack Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,302 is less than the state average of $5,480. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,172 is less than the state average of $9,953. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,302$5,480
Adirondack Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$8,172$9,953
Adirondack Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%92%
Adirondack Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$13,747
Adirondack Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2009-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,868
Adirondack Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2008-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ACC offers extensive Associate degrees and Certificate programs and practices transfer agreements with numerous Colleges and University. The college is small enough to provide rewarding personal interaction between the professor and the student, yet large enough to offer diversity in choice of program. We have high quality transfer courses and curricula for students who wish to pursue their first two years of a four-year degree at ACC before transferring to a four-year college or university. Adirondack Community College offer unparalleled occupational skills training in numerous technical, business and health-care fields geared toward preparing students for high-wage, high-skill, high-demand occupations. Adirondack Community College earns high rankings in its academic programs, student satisfaction and career placement, as well as transfer success. As part of the State University of New York, Adirondack Community College (ACC) is a two-year college accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,480 per year for in-state students and $9,953 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,254 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 67%. 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 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in New York is St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.