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Connecticut College - SAT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data

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Connecticut College

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Connecticut College Description:

Connecticut College is a private liberal arts college located in New London, Connecticut, adjacent to the United States Coast Guard Academy. The college has an impressive 9 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 18. Students can choose from 47 undergraduate majors. For its strengths in the liberal arts and sciences, Connecticut College was awarded a chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. Connecticut College is also one of the country's most selective schools to offer test-optional admissions. The college is a member of the Division III New England Small College Athletic Conference.

Admissions Data (2012):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 1,993 (1,926 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 40% Male / 60% Female
  • 98% Full-time

Costs (2012 - 13):

  • Tuition and Fees: $44,890
  • Books: $1,000 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $11,900
  • Other Expenses: $900
  • Total Cost: $58,690

Connecticut College Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of Students Receiving Aid: 56%
  • Percentage of Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 49%
    • Loans: 44%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $32,025
    • Loans: $7,526

Scholarships for Connecticut College (powered by Cappex.com)

Most Popular Majors:

Art History, Biology, Economics, English, History, International Relations, Political Science, Psychology

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 92%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 81%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 85%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Connecticut College Mission Statement:

See the complete mission and values statement at http://www.conncoll.edu/at-a-glance/mission/

"Connecticut College educates students to put the liberal arts into action as citizens in a global society."

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