Five Towns College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Five Towns College is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 655 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1972 and is the only institution located in Dix Hills, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
Few
At Five Towns College you can earn your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Five Towns College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Music, Film and Acting, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
70%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 student retention rate at Five Towns College is fair at 70% (below New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Five Towns College is low - 37%. Roughly 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Five Towns College is pretty decent, 15:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,500
High
Average tuition charges are high, about $21,000 per year. The additional fees at Five Towns College not covered by tuition are about $500; which totals $21,500 a year.

Read the details about Five Towns 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



Acceptance
Rate
60%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 395 applications were submitted and 238 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Five Towns College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,300
High
Five Towns College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Five Towns 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
C
Unsafe
Five Towns College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 200 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high, roughly $7,300 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Five Towns College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Five Towns College Location and Maps



Post Address: Five Towns College, 305 North Service Road, Dix Hills, New York 11746-5871, USA
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