Central Connecticut State University

Acceptance Rate 65 %
SAT Average 1,060
Tuition & Fees $24,906
Student Population 10,652
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,704

Academic Overview

Central Connecticut State University Campus, New Britain, CT
Central Connecticut State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in New Britain, Connecticut. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $11,502 for Connecticut residents and $24,906 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,652 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 65% and the graduation rate is 52% last year.
The salary after graduation from Central Connecticut State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Central Connecticut State University are $11,502 for Connecticut residents and $24,906 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $12,848 for in-state students and $24,942 for out-of-state students.
Central Connecticut State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at CCSU. The acceptance rate of CCSU is 65% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 27%. The average graduation rate is 52% and the transfer-out rate is 28%. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,704 and 60% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,652 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Central Connecticut State University is 65 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Central Connecticut State University is 52 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Central Connecticut State University is 28 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Central Connecticut State University is 74 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Central Connecticut State University is 10,652
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Central Connecticut State University is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,704 at Central Connecticut State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

CCSU offers 136 major programs through online and on-site education where 7 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree630
Post Bachelor's Degree252
Master's Degree405
Post Master's Degree60
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Central Connecticut State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,512)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,172)

Veterans Benefits

Central Connecticut State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges