SUNY Oneonta

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Admission Office

Admissions Office, 116 Alumni Hall

State University College

Oneonta, NY 13820-4016

(607) 436-2524

(800) 786-9123

Fax: (607) 436-3074

Contact: Karen Brown

Director of Admissions
Main Address

Ravine Parkway

Oneonta, NY 13820-4015

(607) 436-3500

Total undergrads: 5,578

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,018

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,508

Graduate enrollment: 179


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 37%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 82%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
Hispanic-American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Multimedia B
Music – General B
Music Management/Merchandising B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Fashion Merchandising B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics B
Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B


Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development B
Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies B
Family/Consumer Sciences – General B
Foods/Nutrition Studies B
Human Development/Family Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B


History – General B


Mathematics – General B
Statistics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Atmospheric Sciences B
Chemistry B
Geology B
HydrologyWater Resources B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

SUNY Oneonta Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (607) 436-3500
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 108 Ravine Parkway, Oneonta, NY 13820-4015
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 6,528
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 71%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,154 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $8,740
Out-of-state Tuition: $18,650
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $9,033

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

SUNY Oneonta Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at SUNY Oneonta.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 71311
English Language and Literature/Letters 21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Mathematics and Statistics 21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 52
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 6
Visual and Performing Arts 7
Grand total 75921

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at SUNY Oneonta and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $8,740
Out-of-state $18,650
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $12,497
Out-of-state $24,287

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,131 85%
Grant or scholarship aid 874 66% $9,033
Student loan aid 857 65% $6,950

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,847 64% $8,790
Federal student loans 3,603 60% $6,164

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for SUNY Oneonta. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled SUNY Oneonta students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 12,592 4,947 7,645
Percent admitted 100% 51% 60%
Percent admitted who enrolled 12% 10% 12%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

SUNY Oneonta Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 6,528
Undergraduate enrollment 6,064
Graduate enrollment 464

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

SUNY Oneonta Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
    • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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