Adirondack Community College

School Highlights

Adirondack Community College serves 3,727 students (56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is same as the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Top Rankings

Adirondack Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 152 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Adirondack Community College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High TraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty152 staff88 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Adirondack Community College has declined by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The Adirondack Community College diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 183% over five years.
Total Enrollment3,727 students1,492 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:125:1
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# Full-Time Students2,090 students823 students
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# Part-Time Students1,637 students669 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
408353
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% Asian
1%
7%
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% Hispanic
3%
23%
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% Black
3%
19%
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% White
78%
41%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
11%
6%
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Diversity Score0.380.73
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College Completion Rate
26%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,500$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,302 is less than the state average of $5,858. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,172 is less than the state average of $10,539. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,302$5,858
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,172$10,539
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid71%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,592$12,935
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,713$5,500
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Source: 2019 (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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Adirondack Community College is Schenectady County Community College (40.1 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,858 per year for in-state students and $10,539 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,365 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in New York is Plaza College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.