Five Towns College

305 North Service Road
Huntington Station, NY 11746-5871
Tel: (631)424-7000
School Highlights
  • Five Towns College serves 687 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Five Towns College is one of 4 community colleges within Suffolk County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown (2.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Five Towns College(NY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty43 staff85 staff
Five Towns College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 687 has declined by 32% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment687 students1,688 students
Five Towns College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:127:1
Five Towns College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,163 students
Five Towns College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-525 students
Five Towns College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Undergraduate Students630 students1,104 students
# Graduate Students22 students95 students
Five Towns College Graduation BreakDown NY All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
200451
Five Towns College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
3%
6%
Five Towns College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
9%
19%
Five Towns College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
17%
17%
Five Towns College Black (2007-2016)
% White
64%
48%
Five Towns College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Five Towns College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
4%
Five Towns College Non Resident (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
5%
Five Towns 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.0.550.70
Five Towns College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$37,800$35,300
Five Towns College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $21,370 is more than the state average of $16,254. The private state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$21,370$16,254
Five Towns College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%92%
Five Towns College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$25,293$13,747
Five Towns College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$10,500$5,868
Five Towns College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate56%70%
Five Towns College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,3551,466
SAT Reading475476
Five Towns College SAT Reading (2007-2013)
SAT Math450505
Five Towns College SAT Math (2007-2013)
SAT Writing430485
Five Towns College SAT Writing (2007-2013)
ACT Total Avg.6660
ACT Composite1922
Five Towns College ACT Composite (2011-2013)
ACT English1918
Five Towns College ACT English (2011-2013)
ACT Math1920
Five Towns College ACT Math (2011-2013)
ACT Writing9-
Five Towns College ACT Writing (2011-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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