ASA College

81 Willoughby Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201-9805
Tel: (718)522-9073
  • 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 4,624 students (92% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • ASA College is one of 5 community colleges within Kings County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is CUNY New York City College of Technology (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 137 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
ASA College(NY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty137 staff81 staff
ASA College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 4,624 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment4,624 students1,701 students
ASA College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio34:128:1
ASA College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students4,276 students1,163 students
ASA College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students348 students538 students
ASA College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
ASA College Enrollment Breakdown NY All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
ASA College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
ASA College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
ASA College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
ASA College Black (2007-2016)
% White
ASA College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
ASA College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
ASA College Non Resident (2007-2016)
ASA College Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.720.69
ASA College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
ASA College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,400$35,300
ASA College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,298 is less than the state average of $16,236. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,298$16,236
ASA College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%93%
ASA College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$13,747$13,747
ASA College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,157$5,868
ASA College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate84%71%
ASA College Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Brooklyn community colleges have a diversity score of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Brooklyn is CUNY Kingsborough Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.