Located in Beautiful New York State Fulton-Montgomery Community College is a campus of the State University of New York (SUNY) located in rural Upstate New York at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. The campus is less than an hour’s drive from the state capitol, Albany, NY as well as the famous tourist towns of Cooperstown, NY (National Baseball Hall of Fame) and Saratoga Springs, NY. It is centrally located within a four-hour drive between Boston, Manhattan, and Montreal, Canada.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College offers 35 two-year associate degree programs or one-year certificate options. FM has some of the most successful transfer programs in the SUNY community college system, with many students going on to earn baccalaureate and graduate degrees.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Fulton-Montgomery Community College offers a full-time Intensive English Language Program for students who need to improve their language ability before beginning a college degree or certificate program. The Language Program is also intended for those who want to study English for career or social purposes before returning to their countries. Students receive 20-25 hours of instruction each week. After arrival to campus, a free English placement exam is given which determines the necessary level of English study the student will need.
ProgramsWe offer programs in: Accounting, Business Administration; Communication and Broadcast Media; Computer Science; Criminal Justice; Early Childhood Education; Fine Arts; Health, Physical Education & Recreation; Health Science Professions; Human Services; and Liberal Arts & Sciences.
Facilities, Costs and Calendar
Fulton-Montgomery Community College maintains one of the region’s finest community college teaching facilities, with 90 percent of its teaching faculty having earned degrees at the master’s or doctoral level. Tuition is estimated at $4200.00/ semester. Classes begin September and January (15 weeks each). Summer terms vary from 5-10 weeks. Airport pickup service is available.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College is culturally diverse enrolling nearly 125-150 international students each year from twenty different nations. The size of the school and the design of the campus, enable each student to become involved and enjoy what college life has to offer.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College is accredited by the Middlestates Association of Schools and Colleges.
As a Fulton-Montgomery Community College student you’ll enjoy campus life with our many clubs and activities. FM also has a long history of winning athletic teams. We offer men’s baseball, basketball and soccer, women’s basketball, volleyball and soccer, and co-ed track and bowling. The Students of the World Club also sponsors parties, trips, and cultural events.
The TOEFL exam is NOT required. FM offers an Intensive English Language Program. Students can enter the college for English as a Second Language study and then, after completion, directly enroll in their intended academic program.
Unique aspects about FM include our new academic programs and excellent facilities. We have several new buildings on campus that include a new Fitness Center, Art Gallery, Computer and Science Laboratories and a Performing Arts Theater.