SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown

  • 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 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown is one of 4 community colleges within Suffolk County, NY.
  • The nearest community college to SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown is Farmingdale State College (1.8 miles away).

Top Placements

SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown places among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty13 staff81 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has declined by 56% over five years.
Total Enrollment240 students1,701 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:128:1
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# Full-Time Students210 students1,163 students
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# Part-Time Students30 students538 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
6%
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% Hispanic
12%
19%
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% Black
6%
17%
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% White
6%
49%
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% Unknown races
74%
4%
Diversity Score0.430.69
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College Completion Rate
59%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,400$35,200
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $8,853 is less than the state average of $16,236. The private state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$8,853$16,236
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%93%
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Median Debt for Graduates$10,135$13,006
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,191$5,549
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Acceptance Rate25%69%
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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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