Fulton-Montgomery Community College

2805 State Hwy 67
Johnstown, NY 12095-3790
Tel: (518)762-3622
  • 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.
School Highlights
  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College serves 2,589 students (59% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College is the only community colleges within Montgomery County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is Schenectady County Community College (20.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College (NY) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 81 staff 75 staff
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,589 has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 32% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,589 students 1,316 students
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1 27:1
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,523 students 911 students
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 1,066 students 405 students
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Enrollment Breakdown NY All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
288 451
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
6%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
7%
19%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
5%
17%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
79%
48%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
1%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College More (2011-2013)
% Non Resident races
5%
4%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Non Resident (2007-2016)
Fulton-Montgomery Community 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. 0.37 0.70
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
27%
-
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $33,400 -
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,168 is less than the state average of $5,476. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,816 is less than the state average of $9,943. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,168 $5,476
Fulton-Montgomery Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,816 $9,943
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 78% 93%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $13,006 -
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,876 -
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • 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.

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,476 per year for in-state students and $9,943 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,000 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a 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. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in New York is St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.