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Your Success Starts at Suffolk

There are numerous reasons why Suffolk County Community College is the ideal place to begin the pursuit of your educational goals. With an enrollment of approximately 25,000 students, the College provides affordable, quality higher education, delivered in small class settings, led by faculty with credentials from many of the country’s most acclaimed institutions. Suffolk’s faculty, staff and administrators are dedicated to fostering an environment that helps students attain their academic and career goals. With flexible scheduling options that give you the choice of classes in the early morning, day, evening, weekend or online, Suffolk makes it easier for you to achieve the future you deserve.

As the largest community college in the State University of New York (SUNY) system, Suffolk offers a full collegiate experience. With recognized NJCAA (Division III) athletic programs, internships, more than 150 student clubs, an honors program and student support services, you will have countless opportunities to grow both academically and personally.

Suffolk offers today’s most sought-after programs, including Cybersecurity, Nursing, Culinary Arts, Theatre Arts, Radio and Television Production, Criminal Justice, and many more. We offer articulation and dual admissions agreements with many local and nationally renowned four-year schools. We are proud to say that our students routinely transition to a variety of baccalaureate programs at public and private colleges and universities on Long Island, around New York State, and throughout the nation. Suffolk also offers a broad range of scholarships for new and continuing students. In fact, the Suffolk Community College Foundation awards hundreds of thousands of dollars in student scholarships each year.

Our Office of Workforce Development works closely with regional industry to ensure a pipeline of skilled and credentialed students in CNC machining, welding, soldering and other growth areas to meet projected workforce demands. We also offer English as a Second Language (ESL) to Suffolk County’s residents.

Suffolk County Community College is a vibrant and continuously improving higher education resource. Whether you start with the goal of transferring to a four-year institution after graduation or you are seeking certain classes to enhance your career skills, you will find everything you need to succeed here at Suffolk. There is no doubt we are the best choice for your first two years of higher education.

Louis J. Petrizzo
Interim President