SUNY College at Oneonta

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SUNY College at Oneonta can be found in Oneonta, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around six thousand students are enrolled at SUNY College at Oneonta.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 980 (25th percentile) - 1180 (75th percentile) on the SAT and in the range of 21 (25th percentile) - 26 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants admitted to this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the SUNY College at Oneonta average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.38. About 60 percent of all students which applied were admitted at SUNY College at Oneonta, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 21 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall SUNY College at Oneonta Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for SUNY College at Oneonta was reported as 56.0% in Fall 2020 with over 12,600 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into SUNY College at Oneonta?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into SUNY College at Oneonta, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for SUNY College at Oneonta has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 52.8%
  • 2017-2018: 59.5%
  • 2018-2019: 50.7%
  • 2019-2020: 56.0%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 50.9%

How Does SUNY College at Oneonta Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for SUNY College at Oneonta is one percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Hartwick College80.2%
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi72.0%
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill53.7%
Colgate University22.6%
Morrisville State College74.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to SUNY College at Oneonta (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading490 - 590
Math490 - 590
Total Score980 - 1180
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math18 - 26
Composite Score21 - 26
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