Connecticut College: Review & Facts

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Connecticut College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,925 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1911 and is one of the 4 schools located in New London, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
Connecticut College will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Connecticut College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Economics, Biology, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology and Anthropology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
90%
Good
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Connecticut College is very high at 90% (well above Connecticut average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Connecticut College is very good - 84%. About 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Connecticut College is good: 9:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$49,500
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, around $49,100 per year. The additional fees at Connecticut College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $400; this makes it a total of $49,500 a year.

Read the details about Connecticut 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



Acceptance
Rate
40%
As reported in recent government data, 5,182 applications were submitted and 2,071 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

Connecticut College might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Connecticut College is $60.00. The graduate application fee is $60.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Connecticut College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (860) 447-1911 or check Connecticut College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,900
High
Connecticut College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Connecticut 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.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Connecticut College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,800 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high: around $7,900 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Connecticut College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Connecticut College Location and Maps



Post Address: Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, Connecticut 06320-4196, USA
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