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SUNY Canton is a public institution located in Canton, New York. Canton is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

123 Undergraduate Degrees
$23,213 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
79% Acceptance Rate

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards SUNY Canton has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#107 Highest Paid Nursing Graduates College Factual

Where Is SUNY Canton?

Location of SUNY Canton

Contact details for SUNY Canton are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 34 Cornell Drive, Canton, NY 13617-1098
Phone: 315-386-7011

How Do I Get Into SUNY Canton?

You can apply to SUNY Canton online at:

Admission Requirements for SUNY Canton

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into SUNY Canton?

79% Acceptance Rate
54% Of Accepted Are Women
47% Submit SAT Scores
SUNY Canton has an acceptance rate of 79%, which means that is not quite as selective as some other schools. Still, you'll need good grades and a solid application if you want to be admitted.

Approximately 46% of accepted students are men and 54% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 78%, and the acceptance rate for women is 79%.

Average Test Scores

About 47% of students accepted to SUNY Canton submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 450 and 540. Math scores were between 430 and 540.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for SUNY Canton  ( 450 to 540 )

SAT Math Scores for SUNY Canton  ( 430 to 540 )
SUNY Canton received ACT scores from 11% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 15 and 21. Math scores were between 16 and 23. Composite scores were between 17 and 22.

ACT English Scores for SUNY Canton  ( 15 to 21 )
ACT Math Scores for SUNY Canton  ( 16 to 23 )
ACT Composite Scores for SUNY Canton  ( 17 to 22 )

Can I Afford SUNY Canton?

$23,213 Net Price
84% Take Out Loans
9.8% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of SUNY Canton is $23,213. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At SUNY Canton, approximately 84% of students took out student loans averaging $6,767 a year. That adds up to $27,068 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at SUNY Canton is 9.8%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

SUNY Canton Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,784 Full-Time Undergraduates
54% Women
31% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,223 undergraduate students at SUNY Canton, with 2,784 being full-time and 439 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  SUNY Canton

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,784 full-time undergraduates at SUNY Canton, 46% are male and 54% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  SUNY Canton

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of SUNY Canton students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of SUNY Canton Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 35
Black or African American 390
Hispanic or Latino 325
White 1,798
International Students 48
Other Races/Ethnicities 188

Geographic Diversity

New York students aren't the only ones who study at SUNY Canton. At this time, 13 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at SUNY Canton

921 Took All Classes Online
1,950 Took At Least One Class Online
7.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,950 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at SUNY Canton has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 17th most popular in New York for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of SUNY Canton

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at SUNY Canton was 7.4%. This is the #1,003 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at SUNY Canton regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at SUNY Canton ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at SUNY Canton.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Registered Nursing #264
Nursing #327

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

SUNY Canton Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 64 0 36 100
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 23 0 23
TOTAL 64 23 36 123


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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