Farmingdale State College International student Admissions  & Application
Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale State College international student admissions & applications

Farmingdale State  College plays a critical role not just in teaching its students, but in shaping them. At Farmingdale, you will enjoy small, personalized classes that prepare you for a successful career through the use of real-world technologies and critical thinking. Whether it's working alongside award-winning faculty in a research laboratory or experiencing a hands-on internship, Farmingdale is a place where knowledge is a path to achievement and discovery.
  Farmingdale State College is located in the heart of Long Island and lies less than one hour East of New York City. Small, personalized classes, a lush 380-acre campus are some of the things Farmingdale students experience while preparing for a whole new world - the real world.

SUNY - The State University of New YorkThe State University of New York (SUNY) is a university  system with 64 campuses across New York State. We offer more than 7,300 degree  programs (Associate, Bachelor, Master and Doctorate) and in almost any area of  study. Approximately half a million students are currently studying at SUNY,  and our tuition fees are among the lowest in the country for comprehensive  universities. Our most popular programs include Engineering, IT, Business,  Management, Natural Sciences, Education, and Communications.

Our Students   

  • Enrollment of  8,395   
  • 634 resident  students   
  • 242 international  students   
  • Number of students  living on campus: 600   
  • Faculty to student  ratio: 21:1; average class size: 24

Fast Facts

  • Named one of the  best colleges in the North in US News and World Report 2013 and 2014  rankings   
  • Ranked among top  150 public colleges in the nation in the earning power of graduates in 2012   
  • Ranked  fifth-safest campus in the U.S. in a nationwide statistical analysis   
  • Offer 29  baccalaureate degrees and eight associate degrees   
  • Highly successful  NCAA Division III athletics program   
  • In a survey of May  2014 graduates, 88% of respondents reported employment within 6 months of  graduation, and of those employed 78% are employed in a field related to their  degree. 

Tuition and Fees

2015-2016 estimated expenses for international students

Tuition: $15,820
  Fees: $1,312
  Room: $10,830
  Board: $4,750
  International Health
  Insurance: $1,051
  Total: $33,763

Popular Programs

At Farmingdale  State College we encourage students to reach higher and reach their  potential.  With our 37 degree programs, we'll make sure you fit in!
  • Applied Economics   
  • Bioscience   
  • Business Management/Global  Business Management  
  • Computer Programming and Information Systems   
  • Construction Management  Engineering Technology   
  • Electrical Engineering Technology   
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology   
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology   
  • Science, Technology and Society  (Concentrations in Global Affairs, Media Studies, Environmental Policy and  Health, Wellness and Society)   
  • Telecommunications Technology


  • New York  State Education Department   
  • Middle  States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools   
  • Technology  Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and  Technology (TAC/ABET)   
  • Association  of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE)   
  • The American  Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation   
  • National  Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)   
  • National  League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc.(NLN) 

Research Centers:
Institute for Research and Technology  Transfer

The  Institute provides the industrial community with state-of-the-art technology in  the areas of Robotics and Automation, Thermal Spray, Computer Numerical  Controlled (CNC) machining centers and turning centers, Stereolithography and  Rapid prototyping, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacturing  (CAM), and Finite Element Analysis (FEA).
  Solar Energy Center
  Solar Energy  Center of Farmingdale State University of New York is accredited as a  "Training Institution" and "Continuing Education Institution"  on Solar Energy by the Institute of Sustainable Power. This is the first such  center to be accredited in the Northeast and the fourth in the entire USA.
  Applied Mathematics Center
  The Center  for Applied Mathematics is currently working on several projects for industry,  state government and Farmingdale State College
  Social Science Research Institute
  The Social  Science Research Institute at Farmingdale State College promotes excellence  guided by ethics in fostering scientific and social advances. Altruism and  civic engagement together serve as both the means to human success and the goal  of cultural and technological progress. The SSRI is committed to social justice  and community advocacy.

Student Life

The residence halls are convenient to academic and administrative areas on campus and offer an environment that supports and complements your academic endeavors.  Residence hall living offers you the opportunity to meet other students and forge friendships that will last a lifetime.  It also provides you with the opportunity to learn about other cultures and lifestyles, as well  as learn more about yourself.  Students who live in the residence halls can experience significant personal growth as a result of their new found independence. 
  Our campus based Health and Wellness Center is staffed with nurses, physicians, and wellness counselors. The goal of the Health and Wellness Center is to enhance the student's educational experience at Farmingdale State.  
  The Office of Student Activities is home to all of the student clubs and organizations.  We currently have over 70 clubs and organizations running.  These clubs are at the heart of the activities on campus.
  Farmingdale State Intercollegiate  Athletic Program is a Division III  member of the NCAA, National Collegiate Athletic Association. The College offers student-athletes a  wide variety of opportunities for  men and women,  including traditional intramural leagues and tournaments, fitness and group exercise classes, outdoor pursuits and professional events.