Goodwin College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Goodwin College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,550 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1999 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in East Hartford, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
34
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at Goodwin College.

Goodwin College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 34 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, Social Work, and Laboratory Assistance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Goodwin College is low at 59% (way below Connecticut average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Goodwin College is very low: 27%.

Student to faculty ratio at Goodwin College is good, 9:1. Find out more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,000
High
Average tuition costs are high - around $19,500 per year. The additional fees at Goodwin College beyond tuition are roughly $500; which comes to $20,000 per year.

Read the details about Goodwin 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
The college 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) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Goodwin College is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Goodwin College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (860) 528-4111 or check Goodwin College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Goodwin College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Goodwin 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
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Goodwin College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Goodwin College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Goodwin College Location and Maps



Post Address: Goodwin College, One Riverside Drive, East Hartford, Connecticut 06118, USA
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