Colleges in Tompkins County, New York

There are 6 Colleges in Tompkins County, New York, serving a population of 104,415 people in an area of 475 square miles. There is 1 College per 17,402 people, and 1 College per 79 square miles.

In New York, Tompkins County is ranked 10th of 62 counties in Colleges per capita, and 18th of 62 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Tompkins County Colleges

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

Cornell University 300 Day Hall Ithaca, NY

Finger Lakes School Of Massage 215 East State Street Ithaca, NY

Finger Lakes School of Massage 1251 Trumansburg Road Ithaca, NY

Ithaca College 953 Danby Road Ithaca, NY

Tompkins Cortland Community College 170 North Street Dryden, NY

Tompkins Cortland Community College - Ithaca Extension Center 118 North Tioga Street Ithaca, NY

About Tompkins County Colleges

Tompkins County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Tompkins 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:
  • Tompkins 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

Tompkins County College Statistics

Find Tompkins 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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Tompkins County College Enrollment
 Tompkins CountyNew York
College/Grad School Enrollment28,206 (69.7%)1,451,752 (30.4%)
Tompkins County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Tompkins CountyNew York
Some College, No Degree7,446 (12.5%)2,137,839 (15.7%)
Associate's Degree5,785 (9.7%)1,184,265 (8.7%)
Bachelor's Degree13,620 (22.8%)2,748,577 (20.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree17,892 (29.9%)2,139,561 (15.7%)
Tompkins County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Tompkins CountyNew York
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher31,5124,888,138
Arts, Humanities & Others8,758 (27.8%)1,313,386 (26.9%)
Business2,594 (8.2%)922,794 (18.9%)
Education2,653 (8.4%)549,031 (11.2%)
Science & Engineering15,357 (48.7%)1,674,417 (34.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,150 (6.8%)428,510 (8.8%)