univstats

Best Colleges in Connecticut

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between best schools in Connecticut. By school type, there are 2 public and 8 private schools in best schools in Connecticut. By school level, all 10 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Best Schools In Connecticut
RankNameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
1 Yale UniversityNew Haven, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
2 Wesleyan UniversityMiddletown, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
3 Trinity CollegeHartford, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
4 Connecticut CollegeNew London, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
5 University of ConnecticutStorrs, CTPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
6 Quinnipiac UniversityHamden, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
7 University of Saint JosephWest Hartford, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
8 Central Connecticut State UniversityNew Britain, CTPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
9 University of New HavenWest Haven, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
10 Albertus Magnus CollegeNew Haven, CTPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of best schools in Connecticut is $39,498 for State residents and $47,043 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 55.50% and graduation rate is 73.20%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Best Schools In Connecticut
RankNameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
1 Yale University $57,700 7% 96% 6:112,060
2 Wesleyan University $59,686 21% 91% 8:13,053
3 Trinity College $59,050 36% 82% 9:12,241
4 Connecticut College $59,025 38% 82% 9:11,737
5 University of Connecticut $17,834 / $40,502 56% 83% 16:127,215
6 Quinnipiac University $50,760 82% 76% 14:19,746
7 University of Saint Joseph $41,736 78% 56% 8:12,305
8 Central Connecticut State University $11,502 / $24,906 65% 52% 16:110,652
9 University of New Haven $41,654 91% 65% 16:16,961
10 Albertus Magnus College $35,410 81% 49% 13:11,384
Average$39,498 / $47,04355.50%73.20%11.50:17,735
The ranking data is provided by CollegeEvaluator. We compare the schools that ranked top 10 in Connecticutand in top 500 ranking for all colleges and universities in United States.