School Highlights

SUNY Adirondack serves 2,994 students (50% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 2,994 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,302
  • Out-state tuition: $8,172
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 11%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

SUNY Adirondack ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

The teacher population of 321 teachers has grown by 111% over five years.
SUNY Adirondack
(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
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
321 staff
158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of SUNY Adirondack has declined by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The SUNY Adirondack diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,994 students
1,442 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,501 students
869 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,493 students
511 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of SUNY Adirondack.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
229 students
428 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,501 students
869 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
25 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
1,493 students
642 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
42 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
408 students
408 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
1%
8%
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% Hispanic
3%
23%
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% Black
3%
17%
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% White
89%
43%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Non Resident students in SUNY Adirondack and the percentage of Non Resident community college students in NY by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Unknown races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in SUNY Adirondack.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.21
0.72
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
5.35%
4.29%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.55%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$33,500
$35,200
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of SUNY Adirondack and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of NY by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,302 is less than the state average of $5,507. The in-state tuition has declined by 15% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,172 is less than the state average of $10,195. The out-state tuition has declined by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$4,302
$5,507
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$8,172
$10,195
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of SUNY Adirondack and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
79%
93%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$13,841
$13,841
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,123
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in SUNY Adirondack and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
72%
SAT Reading
n/a
475
SAT Math
n/a
505
SAT Writing
n/a
485
ACT Composite
n/a
22
ACT English
n/a
23
ACT Math
n/a
25
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • ACC offers extensive Associate degrees and Certificate programs and practices transfer agreements with numerous Colleges and University. The college is small enough to provide rewarding personal interaction between the professor and the student, yet large enough to offer diversity in choice of program. We have high quality transfer courses and curricula for students who wish to pursue their first two years of a four-year degree at ACC before transferring to a four-year college or university. Adirondack Community College offer unparalleled occupational skills training in numerous technical, business and health-care fields geared toward preparing students for high-wage, high-skill, high-demand occupations. Adirondack Community College earns high rankings in its academic programs, student satisfaction and career placement, as well as transfer success. As part of the State University of New York, Adirondack Community College (ACC) is a two-year college accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does SUNY Adirondack cost?

SUNY Adirondack's tuition is approximately $4,302 for In-State students and $8,172 for Out-State students.

What is SUNY Adirondack's ranking?

SUNY Adirondack ranks among the top 20% of community college in New York for: Least expensive tuition.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 2,994 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,302
  • Out-state tuition: $8,172
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 11%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,507 per year for in-state students and $10,195 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,274 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 score of 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in New York is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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