Central Connecticut State University

New Britain, CT, USA
3.57 Average Rating

Central Connecticut State University is Connecticut’s oldest public university and the largest institution in the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system. CCSU is home to schools of Business, Education, Engineering, and Graduate Studies conferring bachelor’s and graduate degrees. Designated a Community Engagement University, CCSU joins with local community partners to provide learn-by-doing engagement experiences for students. Additionally, the CCSU campus hosts an LGBT Center to provide a safe space for the LGBTQ+ community and organize community educational seminars.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
2%
Out-Of-State Students
3%
0
100
60%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 22
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1011
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision May 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision November 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
11,880
Total Number of Undergrads
9,554
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
22%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
52%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$17,291
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$5,216
Out-of-State Tuition
$16,882
0
100
63%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
65%
Average Aid Per Year
$10,230
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
55%
45%
Student Organizations
100
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Hartford
New York
Boston
New London
Washington
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$46,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.57 Average Rating
This college is all you can ask for. Not to many people in classes and is a small university where learning material is much easier to grasp on.
Adam from Bridgeport, CT
CCSU is an awesome school that keeps its students on track, in a clean environment. they keep us engaged with campus activities. i love CCSU.
Dillion from Bristol, CT

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