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Five Towns College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Five Towns College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Five Towns College Ranked?

2020 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.

Five Towns College was awarded 7 badges in the 2020 rankings.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2020 analysis, Five Towns College is ranked #1,660 out of 1,727 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Five Towns College is also ranked #131 out of 132 schools in New York.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Five Towns College?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Five Towns College is 91%, which is higher than many other schools to which you may be applying. But don't think getting into Five Towns College is a sure thing. The admissions staff is still going to review your application to see if you are a good fit for the school.

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Five Towns College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Five Towns College is about average at 15 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 Five Towns College is 22%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  22 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Five Towns 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 Five Towns College is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 22% for first-time, full-time students at Five Towns College, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  22 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Five Towns College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 628 undergraduates at Five Towns College with 591 being full-time and 37 being part-time.

Five Towns College Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for Five Towns College is 32.69 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  32.69 out of 100
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How Much Does Five Towns College Cost?

The overall average net price of Five Towns College is $21,874. 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 Five Towns College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,865 $16,889 $22,326 $26,745 $29,396

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 Five Towns College, 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 Five Towns College, approximately 62% of students took out student loans averaging $7,865 a year. That adds up to $31,460 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Five Towns College is 11.2%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Five Towns College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Five Towns College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $34,400 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 16% less that the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


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Location of Five Towns College

Five Towns College is a private for-profit institution situated in Dix Hills, New York. The suburban atmosphere of Dix Hills makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Location of Five Towns College

Contact details for Five Towns College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 305 North Service Road, Dix Hills, NY 11746-5871
Phone: 631-424-7000

Five Towns College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 8 majors graduated from Five Towns College. Of these students, 123 received undergraduate degrees and 15 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 50 $23,200
Music 22 $17,200
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 19 $16,500
Teacher Education Subject Specific 10 NA
Drama & Theater Arts 8 NA
Communication & Media Studies 3 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2 NA
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 NA

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

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