SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown

320 S. Service Road
Melville, NY 11747-0000
Tel: (631)370-3300
  • Our career-oriented school, located on Long Island, provides students with a comprehensive curriculum by embracing traditional practices and combining them with contemporary ideas. At Katharine Gibbs School - Melville, we are dedicated to providing students with the best educational experience possible.
School Highlights
  • SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown serves 240 students (88% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown is one of 4 community colleges within Suffolk County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is Farmingdale State College (1.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown(NY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty13 staff85 staff
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 240 has declined by 58% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 35% over five years.
Total Enrollment240 students1,688 students
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:127:1
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students210 students1,163 students
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students30 students525 students
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Enrollment Breakdown NY All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
6%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
12%
19%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
6%
17%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Black (2007-2016)
% White
6%
48%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
74%
5%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown 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.0.430.70
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
59%
27%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,400$35,300
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $8,853 is less than the state average of $16,254. The private state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$8,853$16,254
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%92%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$10,136$13,747
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$3,191$5,868
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate25%70%
SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Katharine Gibbs School Melville on Long Island New York provides quality educational programs for our students. In order to give students the tools they need to begin a successful career, the curriculum is structured to emulate real-world situations. Plus, our experienced instructors keep up with current industry trends to maintain a relevant curriculum. Our programs are designed to accommodate both traditional and non-traditional students by offering day, evening, and weekend classes, as we are dedicated to serve those students seeking a solid foundation for their future. We provide specialized Associate degrees in Business Administration, Computer Network Operations, Criminal Justice, Digital Film, Graphic Design, Health Care Administration - Long Term Care, Office Administration - Business, Office Administration - Medical, Office Administration - Legal, Network Systems Security, Game and Web Design and Certificate Programs in Computer Technical Support. To promote dynamic discussion within the classroom, we maintain small class sizes so students receive the personal attention they deserve. Our skilled faculty and staff at Katharine Gibbs School - Melville has the desire to take an active role in each student's personal growth and career goals.

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