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IPEDS ID: 196033
OPE ID: 00285600
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SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill
Rt 7, Cobleskill, New York 12043
General information:  (518) 255-5525
Type:  4-year, primarily associate's, Public
Awards offered:  Less than one year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:  Town: Distant
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  2,453 (all undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  18 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2013Full timePart time
Total faculty9992
Research and public service07
Total graduate assistants-0
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$1,200$1,200$1,200$1,2000.0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$10,176$10,466$10,866$11,7207.9%
Off Campus
Room and board-$10,466$10,866$11,7207.9%
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
On Campus$21,140$21,525$22,420$22,6611.1%
Off Campus$8,872$21,525$22,420$22,6611.1%
Off Campus with Family$8,872$11,059$11,554$10,941-5.3%
On Campus$29,550$30,575$31,670$32,1111.4%
Off Campus$17,282$30,575$31,670$32,1111.4%
Off Campus with Family$17,282$20,109$20,804$20,391-2.0%
This calculator uses estimated student expenses data to estimate the total tuition and fees charged over the duration of a typical 4-year program at this school.
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Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2012-2013
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid167890%————
Grant or scholarship aid58177%$3,642,444$6,269
Federal grants40954%$1,763,959$4,313
Pell grants40854%$1,704,398$4,177
Other federal grants10214%$59,561$584
State/local government grant or scholarships50167%$1,480,562$2,955
Institutional grants or scholarships54773%$397,923$727
Student loan aid58878%$3,872,335$6,586
Federal student loans58378%$3,469,844$5,952
Other student loans497%$402,491$8,214
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid11,81073%$11,329,634$6,259
Pell grants1,20548%$5,063,842$4,202
Federal student loans1,73270%$11,059,883$6,386
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price$15,363$14,219$14,608
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2010-20112011-20122012-2013
$0 – $30,000$11,485$11,006$11,459
$30,001 – $48,000$13,982$13,684$13,856
$48,001 – $75,000$17,746$17,380$18,009
$75,001 – $110,000$20,140$19,571$20,254
$110,001 and more$19,968$20,351$20,720
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2013
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)2,453
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment193
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 92%
Part-time: 8%Student Gender:
Male: 48%
Female: 52%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 1%
Black or African American: 11%
Hispanic/Latino: 10%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 76%
Two or more races: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 90%
25 and over: 10%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 90%
Out-of-state: 9%
Foreign countries: 1%
Unknown: 0%
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates, Fall 2012.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 5%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 95%
Undergraduate application fee (2013-2014): $50
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2013
Number of applicants2,7651,3201,445
Percent admitted73%72%75%
Percent admitted who enrolled39%40%38%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2013 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading450540
SAT Math450540
ACT Composite1622
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 74%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2012 and Returned in Fall 2013
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 78 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2013.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 34%
Transfer-out rate: 32%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by gender
Overall graduation rate by gender:
Male: 28%
Female: 41%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 20%
Black or African American: 21%
Hispanic/Latino: 30%
White: 36%
Non-resident alien: 46%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2007 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and seeking a bachelor's degree, who earn a bachelor’s degree within a specified amount of time. At this institution, 8 percent of the overall cohort were pursuing bachelor's degrees in 2007.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
[Students who began in Fall 2005]
4-year: 22%
6-year: 35%
8-year: 37%
[Students who began in Fall 2007]
4-year: 29%
6-year: 44%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2012-2013
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramAssociateBachelorUndergraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations22--
Agricultural Business and Management, General-30-
Agricultural Mechanization, General-11-
Agriculture, General6--
Agronomy and Crop Science1--
Animal Sciences, General2268-
Landscaping and Groundskeeping-10-
Ornamental Horticulture50-
Plant Sciences, General-22-
Poultry Science13--
Soil Science and Agronomy, General2--
Turf and Turfgrass Management-5-
Category total71146-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other-0-
Category total-10-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping7--
Banking and Financial Support Services-6-
Business Administration and Management, General3846-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other-12-
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management0--
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations0--
Category total4564-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other-19-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric8--
Category total819-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other-0-
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other-1-
Information Science/Studies6--
Information Technology-16-
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager-2-
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster-0-
Category total619-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching-34-
Category total-34-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other20--
Category total20--
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management35--
Category total35--
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other8--
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)1--
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other0-0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General4--
Category total13-0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies68--
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies8--
Category total76--
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician17--
Category total17--
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies7--
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management1414-
Natural Resources Conservation and Research, Other-3-
Natural Resources/Conservation, General0--
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management-28-
Category total2145-
Personal and Culinary Services
Culinary Arts/Chef Training27--
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager6--
Category total33--
Physical Sciences
Physical Sciences, Other0--
Category total0--
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work4--
Category total4--
Visual and Performing Arts
Commercial and Advertising Art0--
Graphic Design126-
Category total126-
Grand total3613430
2012-2013 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division III (without football) MenWomen
Track and Field, Indoor3923
Track and Field, Outdoor2418
Track and Field, X-Country2015
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Middle States Commission on Higher Education(!)1/1/1952 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2012 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201020112012
Illegal weapons possession110
Drug law violations252447
Liquor law violations132161
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Illegal weapons possession010
Drug law violations121123
Liquor law violations0628
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible435
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault000
Motor vehicle theft000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201020112012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible425
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault000
Motor vehicle theft000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201120102009
Default rate10.8%16.9%16.1%
Number in default119173150
Number in repayment1,0921,020931
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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