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Adirondack Community College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Adirondack Community College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Adirondack Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Adirondack Community College was awarded 3 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

SUNY Adirondack was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into SUNY Adirondack?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Adirondack Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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Adirondack Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Adirondack Community College is about average at 17 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Adirondack Community College is 38%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  38 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Adirondack Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Adirondack Community College is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100
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Below Average Overall Diversity at SUNY Adirondack

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,727 undergraduates at SUNY Adirondack with 2,090 being full-time and 1,637 being part-time.

SUNY Adirondack Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for SUNY Adirondack is 29.43 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  29.43 out of 100
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How Much Does Adirondack Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of SUNY Adirondack is $9,005. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for SUNY Adirondack

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$6,940 $8,771 $10,652 $11,927 $13,530

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of SUNY Adirondack, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At SUNY Adirondack, approximately 21% of students took out student loans averaging $4,781 a year. That adds up to $19,124 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at SUNY Adirondack is 18.8%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do SUNY Adirondack Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from SUNY Adirondack with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $31,900 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 20% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Adirondack Community College

Located in Queensbury, New York, Adirondack Community College is a public institution. Queensbury is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Location of Adirondack Community College

Contact details for SUNY Adirondack are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 640 Bay Rd, Queensbury, NY 12804
Phone: 518-743-2200
Website: www.sunyacc.edu

Adirondack Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Adirondack Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at SUNY Adirondack

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 908 students took at least one online class at Adirondack Community College. This is an increase from the 883 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 908 172
2016-2017 883 171
2015-2016 813 203
2014-2015 805 177
2013-2014 812 152

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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