Colleges in Suffolk County, New York

There are 26 Colleges in Suffolk County, New York, serving a population of 1,497,595 people in an area of 912 square miles. There is 1 College per 57,599 people, and 1 College per 35 square miles.

In New York, Suffolk County is ranked 48th of 62 counties in Colleges per capita, and 13th of 62 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Suffolk County Colleges

Find Suffolk County, New York colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Adelphi University - Hauppauge Education And Conference Center 55 Kennedy Drive Hauppauge, NY

Branford Hall Career Institute-Amityville 1100 Broadway Amityville, NY

Branford Hall Career Institute-Bohemia Campus 565 Johnson Avenue Bohemia, NY

Dowling College 150 Idle Hour Boulevard Oakdale, NY

Eastern Suffolk BOCES-Practical Nursing Program 201 Sunrise Highway North Service Road Patchogue, NY

Eastern Suffolk Boces 100 Second Avenue Brentwood, NY

Eastern Suffolk Boces 375 Locust Avenue Oakdale, NY

Eastern Suffolk Boces 970 North Griffing Avenue Riverhead, NY

Electrical Training Center 65 Elm Street Copiague, NY

Farmingdale State College 2350 Broadhollow Road Farmingdale, NY

Five Towns College 305 North Service Road Dix Hills, NY

Hunters Business School - Medford Campus 3247 New York 112 Medford, NY

Island Drafting And Technical Institute 128 Broadway Farmingdale, NY

LIU Brentwood 1001 Crooked Hill Road Brentwood, NY

Liu Brentwood Crooked Hill Road Brentwood, NY

Liu Riverhead 121 Speonk Riverhead Road Riverhead, NY

Long Island Beauty School-Hauppauge 544 New York 111 Hauppauge, NY

New York Institute Of Beauty 11 Oval Drive Islandia, NY

SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown 320 South Service Road Melville, NY

St. Joseph's College-Long Island 155 West Roe Boulevard Patchogue, NY

Stony Brook University 100 Nicolls Road Stony Brook, NY

Suffolk County Community College 533 College Road Selden, NY

Suffolk County Community College - Eastern Campus 121 Speonk Riverhead Road Riverhead, NY

Touro College - School Of Health Sciences Campus 1700 Union Boulevard Bay Shore, NY

Watson School of Biological Sciences at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 1 Bungtown Road Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Western Suffolk Boces 152 Laurel Hill Road Northport, NY

About Suffolk County Colleges

Suffolk County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Suffolk County, NY. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Suffolk County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Suffolk County College Statistics

Find Suffolk County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Suffolk County College Enrollment
 Suffolk CountyNew York
College/Grad School Enrollment102,095 (27.2%)1,499,783 (30.8%)
Suffolk County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Suffolk CountyNew York
Some College, No Degree181,590 (17.6%)2,169,152 (15.9%)
Associate's Degree94,513 (9.2%)1,184,118 (8.7%)
Bachelor's Degree196,946 (19.1%)2,718,987 (19.9%)
Graduate/Professional Degree163,250 (15.8%)2,101,826 (15.4%)
Suffolk County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Suffolk CountyNew York
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher360,1964,820,813
Arts, Humanities & Others76,707 (21.3%)1,292,133 (26.8%)
Business75,685 (21.0%)908,813 (18.9%)
Education57,760 (16.0%)551,063 (11.4%)
Science & Engineering116,401 (32.3%)1,649,985 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields33,643 (9.3%)418,819 (8.7%)