Capital Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Capital Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,505 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1967 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Hartford, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
At Capital Community College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Capital Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Social Work, Medical Assistant, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
45%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Capital Community College is very low at 45% (way below Connecticut average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Capital Community College is very low - 12%. Nearly 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Capital Community College is pretty decent -- 14:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,200
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, around $10,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Capital Community College not covered by tuition are about $1,400; this makes it a total of $12,200 per year.

Read the details about Capital Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Capital Community College is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Capital Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (860) 906-5000 or check Capital Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Capital Community College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Capital Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Capital Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Capital Community College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Capital Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Capital Community College, 950 Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06103, USA
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