Resources › For Students and Parents SUNY Canton: Acceptance Rate and Admissions Statistics Share Flipboard Email Print Royalbroil / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 4.0 For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated March 15, 2020 The SUNY College of Technology at Canton is a public college with an acceptance rate of 78%. Located in Canton, New York, SUNY Canton is close to the Adirondack Mountains and the St. Lawrence River. St. Lawrence University is less than two miles away. SUNY Canton has an average class size of 17 students and a student / faculty ratio of 17-to-1. The school offers 31 bachelor's degree, 21 associate degree, three professional certificate programs, and 21 online degree programs through the Canino School of Engineering Technology, the School of Business and Liberal Arts, and the School of Health, Science and Criminal Justice. The SUNY Canton Kangaroos compete at the NCAA Division III level as part of the North Atlantic Conference. Considering applying to SUNY Canton? Here are the admissions statistics you should know, including average SAT/ACT scores and GPAs of admitted students. Acceptance Rate During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, SUNY Canton had an acceptance rate of 78%. This means that for every 100 students who applied, 78 students were admitted, making SUNY Canton's admissions process somewhat competitive. Admissions Statistics (2017-18) Number of Applicants 4,485 Percent Admitted 78% Percent Admitted Who Enrolled (Yield) 21% SAT Scores and Requirements SUNY Canton requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, 59% of admitted students submitted SAT scores. SAT Range (Admitted Students) Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile ERW 450 540 Math 450 540 ERW=Evidence-Based Reading and Writing This admissions data tells us that most of SUNY Canton's admitted students fall within the bottom 29% nationally on the SAT. For the evidence-based reading and writing section, 50% of students admitted to Canton scored between 450 and 540, while 25% scored below 450 and 25% scored above 540. On the math section, 50% of admitted students scored between 450 and 540, while 25% scored below 450 and 25% scored above 540. Applicants with a composite SAT score of 1080 or higher will have particularly competitive chances at SUNY Canton. Requirements SUNY Canton does not require the SAT writing section or SAT Subject tests. Note that SUNY Canton participates in the scorechoice program, which means that the admissions office will consider your highest score from each individual section across all SAT test dates. ACT Scores and Requirements SUNY Canton requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, 10% of admitted students submitted ACT scores. ACT Range (Admitted Students) Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile English 16 22 Math 15 20 Composite 17 22 This admissions data tells us that most of SUNY Canton's admitted students fall within the bottom 33% nationally on the ACT. The middle 50% of students admitted to SUNY Canton received a composite ACT score between 17 and 22, while 25% scored above 22 and 25% scored below 17. Requirements Note that SUNY Canton does not superscore ACT results; your highest composite ACT score will be considered. SUNY Canton does not require the optional ACT writing section. GPA In 2018, the middle 50% of SUNY Canton's incoming class had high school GPAs between 82 and 90. 25% had a GPA above 90, and 25% had a GPA below 82. These results suggest that most successful applicants to SUNY Canton have primarily A and B grades. Admissions Chances SUNY Canton, which accepts just over three-quarters of applicants, has a somewhat selective admissions process. If your SAT/ACT scores and GPA fall within the school's average ranges, you have a strong chance of being accepted. However, Canton also has a holistic admissions process involving other factors beyond your grades and test scores. A strong application essay and glowing letters of recommendation can strengthen your application, as can participation in meaningful extracurricular activities and a rigorous course schedule. While not required, SUNY Canton strongly recommends campus visits and interviews for interested applicants. Students with particularly compelling stories or achievements can still receive serious consideration even if their grades and test scores are outside SUNY Canton's average range. If You Like SUNY Canton, You May Also Like These Schools University at AlbanyBinghamton UniversityStony Brook UniversityNew York UniversitySyracuse UniversityAlfred UniversitySUNY OneontaClarkson UniversitySUNY GeneseoHofstra University All admissions data has been sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and SUNY Canton Undergraduate Admissions Office. How Competitive Is SUNY Maritime's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is Cal State Stanislaus' Admissions Process? How Competitive Is William Paterson University's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is SUNY Oswego's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is SUNY Cortland's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is Cal State Bakersfield's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is SUNY Alfred State's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is Louisiana Tech's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is North Carolina Central University's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is Cal State University Los Angeles' Admissions Process? How Competitive Is SUNY Oneonta's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is SUNY Buffalo State's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is VCU's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is Binghamton University's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is American University's Admissions Process? How Competitive Is Rutgers University's Admissions Process?