Central Connecticut State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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New Britain, Connecticut Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$11,068

Avg in-state tuition

$24,028

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Central Connecticut State University

Central Connecticut State University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in New Britain, Connecticut. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 11,154, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 66%. The university offers 63 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 57%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,068, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $24,028.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

66% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 66%

Retention Rate 72%

Graduation Rate 57%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 970-1160

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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50%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

11k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

61%

Hispanic

15%

Black

12%

Asian

4%

Unknown

3%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

39% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

22%

Institution Grant Aid

70%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,905
State Grant Aid $2,715
Institution Grant Aid $3,954
Pell Grant Aid $4,379
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.