67%

Acceptance Rate

$6,682

Avg.Financial Aid

001378

FAFSA Code

About Central Connecticut State University (CCSU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

11,822

Website

www2.ccsu.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1615 Stanley St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8608322278
Fax:
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Central Connecticut State University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st May

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

67%

SAT Range

980 - 1170

ACT Range

19 - 24

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at CCSU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. The SAT score in the range of 970-1160 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Central Connecticut State University is 20. However, those getting an ACT score less than 17 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 1615 Stanley St, New Britain, Connecticut 06050. To gather more information, they can call them at (860) 832-2278.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$15,469

Average Annual Cost

$5,642

Books And Supplies

$1,050

Other Fees

$4,974

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,176

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,027

Total One Year Cost

$25,869

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to CCSU. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $33,341. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

74%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

42%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$222

Faculty Overview

55%

Male Professors

45%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

168 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

147 Graduates

Criminology

134 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

114 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

113 Graduates

Biology, General

81 Graduates

Marketing

75 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

75 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

73 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

72 Graduates

Social Work

64 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

51 Graduates

History

46 Graduates

Sociology

46 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

46 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

45 Graduates

Construction Management

45 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

44 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

44 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

42 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

39 Graduates

Mathematics

38 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

37 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

31 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

29 Graduates

Economics

28 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

25 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

23 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

23 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

21 Graduates

Civil Engineering

20 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

17 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

17 Graduates

Political Science and Government

16 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

12 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

12 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

11 Graduates

Anthropology

11 Graduates

Chemistry

11 Graduates

Journalism

10 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

9 Graduates

International/Global Studies

7 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

7 Graduates

Music

6 Graduates

Philosophy

6 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

6 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Electromechanical Instrumentation a...

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

2 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

1 Graduates

Civil Engineering Technologies/Tech...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

9,546

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

34%

Full-time

79%

Part-time

21%

Students Gender

Male

53%

US National: 44%

Female

47%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

60% White

3% Unknown

12% Black

16% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

5%

Out Of State

93%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$75,579 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

24%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,004/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,172/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,172/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Blue Devils

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Northeast Conference

Total Male Athletes

217

Total Female Athletes

164

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

37

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,528 per year for living on campus. Central Connecticut State University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at CCSU costs around $5,172 per year. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 53% male and 47% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$16,750

$27,500

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$174 - 285

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

72%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,682

Students Receiving Federal Grants

40%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,815

Students Receiving State Aid

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,842

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

61%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,566

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,954

$30K - $48K

$8,188

$48K - $75K

$5,585

$75K - $110K

$2,693

> $110K

$1,245

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$26,917,649

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,047,623

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at CCSU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Central Connecticut State University is around $3,954 and the federal grant is $4,905. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,715, while the institutional aid is $3,954.

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