Sanford-Brown College-Farmington (Closed 2014)

270 Farmington Ave, Suite 245
Farmington, CT 06032
  • With two campuses in Norwalk and Farmington, Gibbs College offers career training in such in-demand fields as Computer Programming, Fashion Design and Merchandising, Digital Media, Computer Network Operations, Visual Communications, and Office Administration.
School Highlights
  • Sanford-Brown College-Farmington is one of 6 community colleges within Hartford County, CT.
  • The nearest community college to Sanford-Brown College-Farmington is Tunxis Community College (4.7 miles away).

School Overview

    Sanford-Brown College-Farmington(CT) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesAssociate of Arts Colleges
    Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic
    Total Faculty- staff71 staff
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    Student Body

    • The Sanford-Brown College-Farmington diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
    Total Enrollment-2,814 students
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    Student : Teacher Ratio0:122:1
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    # Full-Time Students-971 students
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    # Part-Time Students-1,843 students
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    % Asian
    -
    3%
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    % Hispanic
    14%
    16%
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    % Black
    8%
    13%
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    % White
    16%
    53%
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    % Two or more races
    -
    2%
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    % Unknown races
    62%
    12%
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    Diversity Score0.560.66
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    College Completion Rate
    50%
    10%
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    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,500$35,100
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    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%73%
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      Median Debt for Graduates$12,125$9,000
      This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Sanford-Brown College-Farmington and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CT by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
      Median Debt for Dropouts$7,573$3,500
      This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Sanford-Brown College-Farmington and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CT by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
      Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • Gibbs College specialized Associate Degree, certificate, and diploma programs reinforce the important communication, interpersonal and career-building skills necessary for entry into any job market. It is this combination that helps prepare you for a team environment where you can succeed as a well rounded professional. Gibbs College Norwalk campus offers specialized Associate Degree, certificate and diploma programs in Visual Communications, Digital Media, Fashion Design & Merchandising, Digital Filmmaking & Multimedia, Computer Programming, Computer Network Operations, Office Administration and E-commerce. Our team of professionals bring years of workplace experience to every classroom and encourage the leadership qualities, problem-solving abilities and communication skills employers demand.

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