Dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and scholarship, Five Towns College celebrates the worlds of music, media, business, teaching, performing arts, and the entertainment industry. Known for its small bucolic campus just outside NYC, students get a hands-on experience with interdisciplinary and immersive technology.
Five Towns College is located in a mecca of world culture. Within easy commute of the College are institutions where world-renowned musicians, artists, and performers regularly appear. In addition, the College is geographically close to numerous famous educators, journalists, broadcasters, and CEOs. Nestled in the rolling hills of Long Island's North Shore, Five Towns College offers students the opportunity to study in an attractive suburban environment. The College's serene 35-acre campus, located in the wooded countryside of Dix Hills, in the town of Huntington, New York, provides students with a park-like refuge where they can achieve their academic goals. Five Towns College is the only private residential College in Suffolk County, Long Island, NY. The College offers Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Graduate degrees and more in the performing arts. From the start, students explore audio soundboards, professional labs and software, digital cameras and cinematography with esteemed faculty. Facilities include a Performing Arts Center, Dining Hall, Student Lounge, Library, Classrooms, Gymnasium, Administrative Offices, and a brand new complex of Audio/Video studios, as well as an attractive central courtyard and athletic fields.
Five Towns College orchestrates a lifelong pursuit of learning that fosters a commitment to ethical, intellectual, and social values. By integrating rigorous academic inquiry, research, and practical experience, the College prepares graduates to be articulate and imaginative participants in our democratic society. Five Towns nourishes in its students a global perspective through distinctive curricula that combine content expertise with a general education program. By bringing students and faculty together in a creative community, the College facilitates an environment that respects both individuality and diversity, while challenging students to expand their unique talents to the fullest.
Undergraduate degrees include the Bachelor of Music in Jazz/Commercial Music (Performance, Composition/Songwriting, Musical Theatre/Vocal, Audio Recording Technology, Music Business) and Music Education; the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film/Video and Theatre Arts; the Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications (Broadcasting/Journalism) and Childhood Education; and the Bachelor of Professional Studies (Audio Recording Technology, Business Management, Music Business). Associate degrees are also offered in Liberal Arts, Business Administration, Jazz/Commercial Music, and Business Management.