News Release: College Consensus Ranks SUNY Poly in Top 100 Best Value Colleges & Universities 2020

News Release: College Consensus Ranks SUNY Poly in Top 100 Best Value Colleges & Universities 2020

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 10:30
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UTICA – As a testament to the unparalleled value of its high-quality Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and wide-ranging liberal arts educational opportunities, SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) announced today it has been ranked 33rd in the nation for “Best Value Colleges & Universities 2020” by College Consensus.

“At a time when affordability is more important than ever for many students and their families, SUNY Poly has once again proven itself as a shining example of an institution that offers expert faculty, highly relevant programs, and affordability at its core to support long-term student success,” said SUNY Poly Interim President Dr. Grace Wang. “I am thrilled that SUNY Poly, the only Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)-focused university in the State University of New York (SUNY) system, continues to lead the way in offering outstanding value for the opportunities it provides students so they can thrive in this fast-changing world.”

“The latest ranking from College Consensus continues to affirm the remarkable value afforded to both in-state and out-of-state students with both traditional and non-traditional opportunities to earn their baccalaureate or master’s degree,” said SUNY Poly Interim Provost Steven Schneider. “SUNY Poly continues to be recognized both regionally and nationally for our affordability and unique programs and partnerships.”

College Consensus ranked its Top 100 Best Value Colleges & Universities 2020 by those with the lowest to highest out-of-state tuition and fee information, as published by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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About SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly)

SUNY Poly is New York’s globally recognized, high-tech educational ecosystem. SUNY Poly offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the emerging disciplines of nanoscience and nanoengineering, as well as cutting-edge nanobioscience programs at its Albany campus, and undergraduate and graduate degrees in technology, including engineering, cybersecurity, computer science, and the engineering technologies; professional studies, including business, communication, and nursing; and arts and sciences, including natural sciences, mathematics, humanities, and social sciences at its Utica campus; thriving athletic, recreational, and cultural programs, events, and activities complement the campus experience. As the world’s most advanced, university-driven research enterprise, SUNY Poly boasts billions of dollars in high-tech investments and hundreds of corporate partners since its inception. For information visit