Adirondack Community College: Review & Facts

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Adirondack Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,995 students enrolled. This college was established in 1961 and is the only college located in Queensbury, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
Fair
Adirondack Community College will give you the option to obtain a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Adirondack Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Nursing, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Adirondack Community College is low at 56% (way below New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Adirondack Community College is very low - 24%. Nearly 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Adirondack Community College is reasonably decent, 20:1. Find out more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,500
Low
Average tuition prices are relatevely low - around $8,000 per year. The additional fees at Adirondack Community College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $500; this makes it a total of $8,500 a year.

Read the details about Adirondack Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Adirondack Community College is $35.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Adirondack Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (518) 743-2200 or check Adirondack Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,200
Medium
Adirondack Community College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Adirondack Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Adirondack Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 500 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- about $7,200 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Adirondack Community College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Adirondack Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Adirondack Community College, 640 Bay Rd, Queensbury, New York 12804, USA
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