Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale, NY

Questions and Answers

Marie J.
21 days ago
Where can I find more information about your school's scholarship opportunities?
Farmingdale State College
Scholarship opportunities can be found on our website at
Xochilt B.
27 days ago
Are students automatically considered for scholarships and financial aid when they apply for admission?
Farmingdale State College
In order to receive federal financial aid, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and submit it for processing
Sabrina J.
2 months ago
What is a typical day like for a student who attends Farmingdale College?
Farmingdale State College
Farmingdale State College offers a flexible class schedule, over 70 clubs, and 18 varsity teams. A typical day will vary for each student, but if you would like to connect with the Office of Admissions to learn about specific interests you may have please email
Amanda L.
2 months ago
Is financial aid awarded based on merit or financial need?
Farmingdale State College
We do offer several merit based scholarships awards; however, all federal grants, loans and federal work study programs are based on the information you provide on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Taiwo A.
2 months ago
Will your school be requiring SAT/ACT scores for this coming year's 2022 class?
Farmingdale State College
Farmingdale will be test optional through the Spring 2023 semester.
Michael E.
3 months ago
Are fraternities and sororities popular at Farmingdale State College?
Farmingdale State College
Yes! We have 5 fraternities and 4 sororities on campus.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
Somewhat Selective (46% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

56% White
21% Hispanic
9% Asian
9% Black
2% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Office Manager98k
Software Engineer88k
.NET Software Developer / Programmer70k
Operations Analyst58k
Electrical Engineer52k
Graphic Designer45k
Medical Biller40k
Based on 441 student responses
53.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
92.5kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
46%in High-Meaning careers
9%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$18,448 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.