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SUNY Oneonta - SAT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data


Oneonta in Autumn

Oneonta in Autumn

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SUNY Oneonta Description:

SUNY Oneonta is a selective college in the State University of New York system. 95% of entering students rank in the top half of their high school class, and the average high school GPA is a 3.50. Although the college does have some graduate programs, the primary focus is on undergraduates. The core curriculum is in the liberal arts and sciences, and the college frequently ranks well among public colleges and best values in college. The college has a 17 to 1 student / faculty ratio, and the average class size is 21. Oneonta is located in the picturesque rolling hills of central New York near Cooperstown.

Admissions Data (2012):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 6,041 (5,837 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 40% Male / 60% Female
  • 98% Full-time

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Costs (2012 - 13):

  • Tuition and Fees: $6,896 (in-state); $16,146 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,200 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $10,540
  • Other Expenses: $2,284
  • Total Cost: $20,920 (in-state); $30,170 (out-of-state)

SUNY Oneonta Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 77%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 53%
    • Loans: 63%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $5,203
    • Loans: $6,368

Most Popular Majors:

Biology, Business, Criminal Justice, Education, English, Family and Consumer Sciences, Mass Communications, Music Management, Psychology, Speech and Rhetorical Studies

Graduation, Retention and Transfer Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 85%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 21%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 52%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 67%

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Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

SUNY Oneonta Mission Statement:

complete mission statement can be found at http://www.oneonta.edu/general/mission.asp

"The mission of the College at Oneonta is to foster the individual student's intellectual, personal, and civic development. The College is dedicated to excellence in teaching, advisement, and scholarly activities, and the cultivation of a campus environment rich in opportunities for participation, personal challenge, and service."

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