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One video, 60 seconds, countless reasons to consider SUNY Oswego.

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Explore our nearly 200 clubs and organizations that can forge connections and create opportunities.

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Art | Communication Studies | Music | Theatre

Our school fosters innovative thinking.

We help today's students become tomorrow's leaders with programs that encourage innovative, dynamic collaboration and scholarly-artistic endeavors. Our students have a compelling interest in communication, the arts and self-expression. Whether your desire is to be a concert pianist, sports broadcaster, political speech writer, advertising specialist, graphic designer, theater lighting designer, TV director or painter, Oswego has a program that will let you excel.


When you look at Oswego consider these facts:

  • Our art, music and theatre programs are all nationally accredited.
  • Our programs in broadcasting, public relations, and graphic design are listed among the nation's top programs by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the Princeton Review.
  • Facilities are state-of-the-art with many great opportunity for self-expression.
  • Alumni have had many successes at the regional, national and international level, often attaining the highest prominence in their fields.
  • Smaller studio and lab courses ensure you'll get the attention you need to succeed.
  • Collaborative projects give students opportunities to stretch and think out of the box