Nassau County College

Find Nassau County New York colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


Adelphi University 1 South Avenue Garden City NY 11530 800-233-5744


Briarcliffe College 1055 Stewart Avenue Bethpage NY 11714 855-512-5333

Brittany Beauty School 3274 Hempstead Turnpike Levittown NY 11756 516-731-8300

Business Informatics Center 134 South Central Avenue Valley Stream NY 11580 516-561-0050

Cactus Academy 630 Old Country Road Garden City NY 11530 516-746-0067

Career Institute of Health and Technology 400 Oak Street Garden City NY 11530 516-877-1225

Farmingdale State College 2350 Broad Hollow Road Farmingdale NY 11735 516-420-2000

Franklin Career Institute Inc 91 North Franklin Street Hempstead NY 11550 516-481-4444

Hofstra University Hempstead NY 11549 516-463-6600

Hunter Business School 3601 Hempstead Turnpike Levittown NY 11756 516-796-1000

LIU Post 720 Northern Boulevard Greenvale NY 11548 516-299-2900

LIU-University Center Campus 700 Northern Boulevard Glen Head NY 11545 516-299-1926

Long Island Barber Institute 266 Greenwich Street Hempstead NY 11550 516-486-5424

Long Island Beauty School - Hempstead 173A Fulton Avenue Hempstead NY 11550 516-483-6259

Long Island Nail & Skin Institute 3709 Hempstead Turnpike Levittown NY 11756 516-520-4800

Mesivta Torah Vodaath Rabbinical Seminary 425 East 9th Street Kensington NY 11218 718-621-3651

Molloy College 1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre NY 11570 516-323-3000

Nassau Community College 1 Education Drive Garden City NY 11530 516-572-7501

New York College of Health Professions 6801 Jericho Turnpike Syosset NY 11791 516-364-0808

New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine 155 1st Street Mineola NY 11501 516-739-1545

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.