Farmingdale State College Rankings by Salary Score

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Farmingdale State College's Top Rankings

Farmingdale State College is ranked on 3 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


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 based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for FSC Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Criminal Justice and Corrections 14 100% 100% Not Reported $24,040 14
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 75 100% 100% $17,110 $55,690 75
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 24 91% 91% $11,890 $21,310 24

Salary Scores for FSC Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Air Transportation 30 97% 97% $19,000 $41,190 30
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians 42 100% 100% Not Reported $49,060 42
Biology, General 84 98% 98% $15,340 $34,230 84
Business Administration, Management and Operations 45 95% 95% $16,670 $41,800 45
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 27 96% 96% $19,500 $28,600 27
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 98 100% 100% $25,000 $74,580 98
Communication and Media Studies 91 100% 100% Not Reported $41,940 91
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 53 93% 93% $16,250 $35,210 53
Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians 36 97% 97% $18,180 $53,360 36
Computer Programming 34 95% 95% $15,000 $49,830 34
Construction Engineering Technologies 40 100% 100% $16,030 $62,150 40
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 77 100% 100% Not Reported $63,010 77
Design and Applied Arts 51 95% 95% $20,660 $35,420 51
Economics 15 100% 100% Not Reported $37,210 15
Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians 68 100% 100% $18,090 $65,320 68
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 83 98% 98% $18,500 $34,850 83
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 19 95% 95% Not Reported $47,260 19
Information Science/Studies 72 96% 96% Not Reported $59,850 72
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians 38 98% 98% $21,500 $55,690 38
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 58 93% 93% Not Reported $38,290 58
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 99 98% 98% $19,500 $91,970 99
Science, Technology and Society 31 95% 95% $14,160 $36,610 31
Security Science and Technology 65 96% 96% $15,000 $41,120 65

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.