Tunxis Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Tunxis Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,055 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1969 and is the only college located in Farmington, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
At Tunxis Community College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Tunxis Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Medical, Medical Assistant, and Dental. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
62%
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Tunxis Community College is relatively low at 62% (way below Connecticut average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Tunxis Community College is very low: 18%. Nearly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Tunxis Community College is decent, 17:1. Learn more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,600
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - around $10,300 per year. The additional fees at Tunxis Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $1,300; this totals $11,600 per year.

Read the details about Tunxis 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 dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Tunxis Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (860) 773-1300 or check Tunxis Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Tunxis Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Tunxis Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Tunxis Community College.

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

Tunxis Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Tunxis Community College, 271 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, Connecticut 06032-3187, USA
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