Farmingdale seeks above-average academic performers for admission.

Farmingdale State College, part of the State University of New York college system, is located in Farmingdale, New York. Admission to Farmingdale is significantly based on an applicant's GPA, with a B to B+ average desired. For transfer students, a 2.5 GPA is the minimum standard.

Additional Admissions Details

In 2012, Farmingdale had a total student population of 7,959. In addition to its GPA standards, the college looks at an applicant's class rank and SAT or ACT scores in making admission decisions. The expected critical reading and math score combination on the SAT is 1000. The standard ACT composite is 21. Test scores are not required for transfer students.