38%

Acceptance Rate

$30,512

Avg.Financial Aid

001379

FAFSA Code

About Connecticut College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,844

Website

www.conncoll.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

A private university by the name of Connecticut College is located in New London, CT. The foundation of Connecticut College was laid down in the year 1911. Connecticut College believes in imparting education and contributing to society by focusing on innovation, research, education, and commitment. The motto of the university is Tanquam lignum quod plantatum est secus decursus aquarum and its official colors are navy blue, powder blue and white. At Connecticut College, the total enrolment stands at 1,861. The school has a total of 183 full-time academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. At CC, around 62% of the students are females and 38% are males. Further, around 99% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several notable alumni including Joan Rivers (Talk show host, Comedian), Angela Bowie (Musician, Model), Susan Saint James (Actor), and Estelle Parsons (Theatre Director, Actor) in its 109 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. CC offers a total of 67 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges). The total endowment of the Connecticut College is around $313 million (2019).

Location & Contact

Address

270 Mohegan Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8604471911
Fax: 8604392101
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Connecticut College at the 128th position among other national universities.

Admissions

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

1st Jan

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

38%

SAT Range

1290 - 1430

ACT Range

30 - 32

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Neither required nor recommended

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to CC is moderately difficult. However, the university is selective in taking in students. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1310-1450, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Connecticut College is 31. However, those getting an ACT score less than 30 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, Connecticut 06320-4196. To gather more information, they can call them at (860) 447-1911.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$38,890

Average Annual Cost

$54,500

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$320

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

$15,150

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,000

Total One Year Cost

$71,970

Before applying to CC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $71,125 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($56,890), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($15,700), and budget for other expenses ($2,300). For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

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

91%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$1,062

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Economics

75 Graduates

Psychology, General

47 Graduates

Area Studies

33 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

32 Graduates

Computer Science

29 Graduates

Political Science and Government

27 Graduates

Biology, General

26 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

26 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

24 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

23 Graduates

History

23 Graduates

Mathematics

23 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

21 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

19 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

19 Graduates

Sociology

19 Graduates

Philosophy

14 Graduates

Anthropology

12 Graduates

Architecture and Related Services,...

9 Graduates

Dance

8 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

8 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

7 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

6 Graduates

Physics

6 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

5 Graduates

Botany/Plant Biology

3 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

3 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,844

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

16%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

39%

US National: 44%

Female

61%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

70% White

2% Unknown

4% Black

8% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

7% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

76%

Out Of State

16%

In State

8%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$83,703 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

100%

Undergrads in College Housing

97%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,750/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,400/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,400/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Camels

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

215

Total Female Athletes

306

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

29

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Water Polo

Squash

Sailing

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Field Hockey

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Water Polo

Squash

Sailing

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $15,700 per year. Connecticut College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at CC costs around $6,400 per year. The college 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. There are around 38% male and 62% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$41,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$54,900/year

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

$0$100,000

$12,210

$27,000

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.

$127 - 280

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.

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$30,512

Students Receiving Federal Grants

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,261

Students Receiving State Aid

1%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,046

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,630

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$49,486

$30K - $48K

$55,854

$48K - $75K

$43,675

$75K - $110K

$39,880

> $110K

$26,015

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$38,592,022

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$6,165,441

In case the students at Connecticut College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,512, whereas the financial aid is $30,384. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,422, while the institutional aid is $30,384. At CC, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $38,592,022 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $6,165,441.

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