Five Towns College campus

Overview

Applicants
335
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average HS GPA
83.00

GPA Breakdown

3%
Over 3.75
6%
3.50 - 3.74
6%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
37%
2.50 - 2.99
22%
2.00 - 2.49
13%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
400 - 500
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
360 - 500
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
390 - 480
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
15 - 20

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores
Application Essay
Recommendation(s)
Non-Academic

Talent / Ability
Character / Personal Qualities

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
15:1
Total Faculty
80
with Terminal Degree
14

46
Men
34
Women
8
Minority

Most frequent class size
2 - 9
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
27%
Graduate in 5 years
32%
Graduate in 6 years
34%

Majors

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Radio and Television

  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services

  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
  • Recording Arts Technology/Technician

  • Education

  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Music Teacher Education

  • Leisure and Recreational Activities

  • Music
  • Theatre/Theater

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Acting
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
  • Film/Cinema Studies
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Music Management and Merchandising
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Doctoral
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
27%
Graduate in 5 years
32%
Graduate in 6 years
34%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 30

Required Forms

FAFSA
School
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$2,939

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$3,102

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,371

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$26,993

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
92%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$2,170

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$21,000
Required Fees
$1,500
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,250

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$2,000
Transportation for Commuters
$3,600

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
649
Out of State
7%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
4

Demographics

34% female
66% male
7% are out of state
95% are full time
5% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
23%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
40%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
16
Number of Honor Societies
1

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
0

Sports

Athletic Division
Other


Student Services


Sustainability


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
5

Average Number of PC's per Lab
24

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
98%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Admissions Office

Address
305 North Service Road
Dix Hills, NY 11746

Phone
631-656-2110

Email
Admissions@ftc.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Dorms
Audio Studios
Film Video Studios
Radio Station
Library

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Close to New York City
Shopping (Malls and Outlets)
Adventure Land (Amusement Park)
Huntington Village

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday-Friday
9-4
631-656-2110

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Open Houses (Dates Vary)

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi's, Suffolk County S23 Bus, Babylon Train Station, Wyandanch Train Station, Huntington Train Station, LaGuardia Airport, JFK Airport, Penn Station, Grand Central Station

Driving Instructions to Campus
BY AUTOMOBILE From the East Long Island Expressway (LIE, Interstate Route 495) to Exit 51 Deer Park Avenue (Rte. 231). Continue West on the North Service Road for 1.5 miles to Burrs Lane. Turn right and proceed to College entrance on the right. From the West Long Island Expressway (LIE, Interstate Route 495) to Exit 50 (Bagatelle Road). Turn left on Bagatelle Road and proceed one- half mile to Half Hollow Road. Follow the signs to the College by turning right onto Burr’s Lane and proceed to the College’s entrance, located on the left.

Local Accommodations
Hilton in Melville, Mariott in Melville, Sheraton Four Points in Plainview, Holiday Inn in Hauppauge. Call for more details.