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SUNY Canton Admission Requirements

Canton, New York

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Chances of getting into SUNY College of Technology at Canton

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
83%
Admission Difficulty for SUNY College of Technology at Canton
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Very Easy 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into SUNY Canton and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at SUNY Canton is 83%.  It ranks #126 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. SUNY College of Technology at Canton is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 2,458 out of 2,961 applicants were admitted.

The school has very easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent (SAT 920/1130 ACT 17/23). SUNY College of Technology at Canton typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.0. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The SUNY Canton application fee is $50 and applications are due by May 1.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to SUNY College of Technology at Canton. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 59% of students submitted SAT scores and 10% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

SUNY Canton SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
920-1130
Applicants Submitting SAT 
59%
SAT Scores for SUNY College of Technology at Canton
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 920
SAT Scores for SUNY College of Technology at Canton
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1130
Average SAT Score 1030

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to SUNY College of Technology at Canton?

SUNY College of Technology at Canton typically prefers applicants to be in the top 74 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 920 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 810. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. SUNY Canton ranks #71 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. 59 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SUNY College of Technology at Canton admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1130 and Above Good >90%
1025 to 1130 Avg + 83%-90%
920 to 1025 Avg - 72%-83%
815 to 920 Reach 57%-72%
Less than 815 Low <57%
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SUNY Canton ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
17-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
10%
ACT Scores for SUNY College of Technology at Canton
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for SUNY College of Technology at Canton
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SUNY Canton?

Admission data indicates that SUNY Canton regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #74 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 10 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to SUNY College of Technology at Canton.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

SUNY College of Technology at Canton admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
23 and Above Good >90%
20 to 23 Avg + 83%-90%
17 to 20 Avg - 72%-83%
14 to 17 Reach 57%-72%
Less than 14 Low <57%
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SUNY Canton GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.0
Typical High School Grades 
B

What GPA do you need to get into SUNY College of Technology at Canton?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into SUNY Canton. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at SUNY College of Technology at Canton was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #112 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.0 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as SUNY Canton accepts 83% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted SUNY College of Technology at Canton students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 0.2% Good
3.75 to 3.99 7.1% Good
3.50 to 3.74 10.5% Good
3.25 to 3.49 16.8% Avg +
3.00 to 3.24 18.0% Avg -
2.50 to 2.99 27.9% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 16.1% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 3.2% Reach
less than 1.00 3.2% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

56% of SUNY College of Technology at Canton freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted SUNY College of Technology at Canton students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 6%
Top 25% of class 22%
Top 50% of class 56%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

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Admission Statistics

SUNY College of Technology at Canton admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,525 1,436 2,961
Accepted 1,259 1,199 2,458
Acceptance Rate 83% 83% 83%
Enrolled 265 273 538
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 21% 23% 22%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
May 1, 2023
Days left to Apply
154

Applicants have 154 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on May 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to SUNY College of Technology at Canton is $50.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to SUNY College of Technology at Canton and what student information is used for admission decisions?

SUNY College of Technology at Canton Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at SUNY College of Technology at Canton
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=196015 IPEDS survey data for SUNY College of Technology at Canton.

FAQs

Does SUNY College of Technology at Canton prefer SAT or ACT?

59% of students submit their SAT scores to SUNY Canton. 10% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into SUNY College of Technology at Canton?

83% of those who apply are granted admission to SUNY Canton. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for SUNY College of Technology at Canton?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 920 and 1130. 59% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for SUNY College of Technology at Canton?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 23. 10% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.