C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    C+
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B
  4. Safety
    A
  5. Student Life
    B
  6. Location
    B
SUNY Suffolk County Community College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division III
Athletic Conference
Address
533 College Rd
Selden, NY 11784
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Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$6,645/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,478/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,047/ year
  • $49-75k
    $8,404/ year
  • $76-110k
    $8,526/ year
  • $110k+
    $5,770/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
25:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
68%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.112 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.106 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.109 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
14,722Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
11%
Pell Grant
56%
Varsity Athletes
2%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,500/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
28%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%

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SUNY Suffolk County Community College Reviews

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After being out of school for 6 years, Suffolk County Community College has given me the resources and support I’ve needed to jump back into my academic dreams. Their online program has made it easy for me to balance work while still enrolling in classes as a full-time student. The previous fall semester was my first and I managed to get a perfect 4.0 GPA! The professors are understanding and accommodating while still remaining intellectually thought provoking. Not to mention, for students who struggle to make ends meet, this college is eager to help you find the financial aid you need and will always come up with a solution that best suits you. And the best part about being a part of their alumni? Most, if not all of your credits are easily transferable to a 4-year SUNY school. If you’re looking for a welcoming and affordable community college which offers great academic and career opportunities, this is your college. With SCCC, it’s never too late to start your journey.
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I absolutely loved my time at SCCC. I wanted to stay local and leave without any student debt so SCCC was the perfect option. The tuition is affordable, with plenty of options for financial aid, scholarships, and payment plans. I can only think of one or two professors that were awful; the rest were knowledgeable in their field, committed to teaching, and passionate about their subject material. The major downside is that the advisors are awful! I went to a couple different ones and they were terrible for different reasons. One was plain rude and obnoxious (I vowed to trip him if I ever saw him walking on campus), another just wanted to chat so I barely got any of the information I needed, and another gave me wrong information. I recommend searching for your own answers online, by asking people in specific departments or fields, or by going right to people or the website of whatever school or program you want to attend after SCCC. Overall, I would highly recommend SCCC.
Suffolk County Community College is a fantastic place for people who live on Long Island to start their university experience. The faculty genuinely cares about the students, and there are a number of clubs and activities for students to participate in. Furthermore, the Honors Program at Suffolk County Community College is great as well, and challenges students who have above average class performance. Suffolk County Community College is an affordable way for students living on Long Island to start off their college careers and to earn necessary credits for much cheaper than at private universities.