ASA College

  • The mission of ASA Institute is to educate a diverse and qualified student population to become responsible professionals committed to lifelong learning by equipping them with a firm academic foundation and career-specific competencies. ASA offers high-quality degree and certificate programs that respond to the needs of students and employers in a global economy. ASA faculty and staff are dedicated to maintaining professionalism and institutional integrity in a student-centered environment.

School Highlights

ASA College serves 4,356 students (88% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 137 teachers has declined by 62% over five years.
ASA College(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty137 staff88 staff
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Student Body

The student population of ASA College has declined by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 45:1 over five years.
The ASA College diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment4,356 students1,492 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:125:1
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# Full-Time Students3,828 students823 students
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# Part-Time Students528 students669 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
645353
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% Asian
10%
7%
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% Hispanic
45%
23%
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% Black
32%
19%
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% White
8%
41%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.73
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College Completion Rate
29%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,400$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $12,298 is less than the state average of $16,365. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,298$16,365
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$14,800$12,935
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate84%75%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to ASA College is CUNY New York City College of Technology (0.2 miles away).
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Did You Know?
Brooklyn community colleges have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Brooklyn is CUNY Kingsborough Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.