Farmingdale State College Rankings Based on Salary

  • Farmingdale State College ranks better than 57% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Farmingdale State College ranks better than 90% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Farmingdale State College's Top Rankings

Salary and Debt by Major at Farmingdale State College

We calculated a salary score for each of Farmingdale State College's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Farmingdale State College to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for FSC Associate Degrees

FSC ranks higher than 47% of colleges for associate degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Criminal Justice and Corrections 14% Not Reported $24,035 14%
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 75% $17,113 $55,693 75%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 24% $11,894 $21,312 24%

Salary Scores for FSC Bachelor's Degrees

FSC ranks higher than 57% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Air Transportation 30% $19,000 $41,193 30%
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians 42% Not Reported $49,058 42%
Biology, General 84% $15,342 $34,230 84%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 45% $16,665 $41,799 45%
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 27% $19,500 $28,598 27%
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 98% $25,000 $74,576 98%
Communication and Media Studies 91% Not Reported $41,937 91%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 53% $16,250 $35,213 53%
Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians 36% $18,183 $53,358 36%
Computer Programming 34% $15,000 $49,832 34%
Construction Engineering Technologies 40% $16,032 $62,154 40%
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 77% Not Reported $63,005 77%
Design and Applied Arts 51% $20,661 $35,416 51%
Economics 15% Not Reported $37,208 15%
Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians 68% $18,093 $65,320 68%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 83% $18,500 $34,847 83%
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 19% Not Reported $47,260 19%
Information Science/Studies 72% Not Reported $59,846 72%
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians 38% $21,500 $55,693 38%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 58% Not Reported $38,289 58%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 99% $19,500 $91,966 99%
Science, Technology and Society 31% $14,159 $36,608 31%
Security Science and Technology 65% $15,000 $41,119 65%

Farmingdale State College Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Tom Dascole 11/22/2019

Farmingdale State College is a great alternative to local community colleges if you are looking for a four year degree program but aren't able to, or don't want to move away from home. Farmingdale offers a wide variety of degree programs from Communications and Visual Communications to Criminal Justice and even Horticulture. The facilities on campus are always improving and during my four years at Farmingdale, I watched the campus transform from one deeply rooted in the past to one that was evolving into something... Read More

christian 5/31/2018

The professors at Farmingdale state college were very helpful and insightful on the pursue to the medical field. Farmingdale has one of the best dental hygiene programs that was important for me to pursue a career in the dental field. There were always resources for study groups and tutors that are important for students to help with their field of study.