SUNY Canton 'Financial Planning for College' Seminar Dec. 6

CANTON, NY (11/29/2016)(readMedia)-- The SUNY Canton Financial Literacy Center will be presenting a college planning seminar at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, in SUNY Canton's Richard W. Miller Campus Center Room 212.

Kerrie L. Cooper, the college's director of financial aid will join Jon Eng, retail banking specialist from North Country Savings Bank to explain government assistance, private funding sources and savings options. Cooper said the seminar will be especially helpful for families who are planning for their young children's college education.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, or to register for the event, contact the Financial Literacy Center at (315) 386-7328 or email

About SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton is Northern New York's premier college for career-driven bachelor's degrees, associate degrees and professional certificate programs. The college delivers quality hands-on programs in engineering technology, health, management and public service and recently received number one rankings in library resources, library services and tutoring services in the SUNY Student Opinion Survey. The college's faculty members are noted for their professional real-world experience in addition to outstanding academic credentials. SUNY Canton OnLine offers hundreds of flexible and convenient courses as well as ten exclusively online bachelor's degrees. The college's 15 athletic teams compete as members of the NCAA Division III.