ONEONTA, N.Y. -- Kiplinger's magazine has named the SUNY
College at Oneonta to its 2010 "Kiplinger 100 Best Values in Public
Colleges," which was released in the February 2010 issue of the magazine.
This marks the fourth successive appearance by SUNY Oneonta in "Kiplinger's"
annual nationwide ratings of the top 100 public colleges and universities
based on "a combination of outstanding academic quality and an affordable
Using national data provided by Peterson's/Nelnet, Kiplinger's
selects colleges and universities based on measures of academic quality such
as freshman SAT or ACT scores and retention and graduation rates. The
magazine then ranks the colleges and universities based on costs and
Among the SUNY comprehensive colleges on the Kiplinger's "Best
Values" list, SUNY Oneonta has the lowest cost and the lowest cost after