Southern Connecticut State University

Acceptance Rate 80 %
SAT Average 1,000
Tuition & Fees $25,286
Student Population 9,331
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,966

Academic Overview

Southern Connecticut State University Campus, New Haven, CT
Southern Connecticut State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in New Haven, Connecticut. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $11,882 for Connecticut residents and $25,286 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 9,331 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 80% and the graduation rate is 51% last year.
The salary after graduation from Southern Connecticut State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, SCSU's tuition & fees is $11,882 for Connecticut residents and $25,286 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $13,321 for in-state students and $26,537 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at SCSU. The acceptance rate of SCSU is 80% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24%. The average graduation rate is 51% and the transfer-out rate is 28%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,966 and 79% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 9,331 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Southern Connecticut State University is 80 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Southern Connecticut State University is 51 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Southern Connecticut State University is 28 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Southern Connecticut State University is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Southern Connecticut State University is 9,331
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Southern Connecticut State University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,966 at Southern Connecticut State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address501 Crescent Street, New Haven, CT 06515-1355
Online Applicationwww.southernct.edu/admissions/
Financial Aidwww.southernct.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorgo.southernct.edu/netpricecalculator/
Veterans Tuitionwww.southernct.edu/studentaccounts/veteran-benefits.html
Disability Servicesouthernct.edu/student-life/support/drc/index.html

Offered Degrees

SCSU offers 106 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 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 Degree470
Post Bachelor's Degree70
Master's Degree391
Post Master's Degree110
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20

Special Learning Opportunities

Southern 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,619)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,814)

Veterans Benefits

Southern 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