Fulton-Montgomery Community College
- The mission of Fulton-Montgomery Community College is to be responsive to the changing needs of our society by providing quality accessible transfer and career opportunities, by building relationships with community partners, by disseminating new technologies, by supporting economic development and by fostering cultural and intellectual enrichment.
- The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Fulton-Montgomery Community College||(NY) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs|
|Institution Control||Public||Private, non-profit|
|Total Faculty||81 staff||81 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,589 students||1,701 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||32:1||28:1|
|# Full-Time Students||1,523 students||1,163 students|
|# Part-Time Students||1,066 students||538 students|
|Total Dormitory Capacity||288||451|
|% American Indian/Alaskan|
|% Two or more races||-|
|% Non Resident races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$33,400||$35,200|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- Fulton-Montgomery Community College is located on 195 acres in the foothills of the beautiful Adirondack Mountains between Albany and Utica, NY. FMCC is dedicated to providing students with a quality education in an environment that nurtures success. With over 45 degree and certificate programs, the college offers small classes, individualized attention, and many diverse programs. Centered around a picturesque campus quad, campus facilities include a Student Union Building, The Evans Library, Communications and Media Arts Building, a Physical Education Building, which houses a state-of-the art Wellness Center, a Classroom Building and an Administration Building. The addition of the NASA-funded Spatial Information Technology Center allows students to study in the disciplines of geographic information systems (GIS), global positioning systems (GPS), remote sensing, and cartography. As a College of the State University of New York, Fulton-Montgomery Community College offers students an excellent two-year education at a very affordable price. The college offers many different academic certificate and degree programs. Fulton-Montgomery Community College is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. All of its programs are registered with the New York State Department of Education and are approved for the training of veterans under the various public laws.
- The nearest community college to Fulton-Montgomery Community College is SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (24.2 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 2,535 students | 24.20 MiRt 7
Cobleskill,  NY  12043
- 6,497 students | 24.70 Mi78 Washington Avenue
Schenectady,  NY  12305
- 127 students | 26.60 Mi650 McClellan St
Schenectady,  NY  12304
- 3,259 students | 32.70 Mi100 Reservoir Rd
Herkimer,  NY  13350
- 500 students | 35.20 Mi1259 Central Ave
Albany,  NY  12205
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