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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Connecticut

Yale University has the highest graduation rate of 96% for academic year 2019-2020 in Connecticut. Wesleyan University is ranked second with 91% and University of Connecticut follows them with 83%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Connecticut.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Connecticut
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Yale University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew Haven, CT
96%-99%
2Wesleyan University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsMiddletown, CT
91%6%96%
3University of Connecticut
Public, four-yearsStorrs, CT
83%-93%
4Connecticut College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew London, CT
82%-91%
5Fairfield University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsFairfield, CT
82%15%90%
6Trinity College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHartford, CT
82%11%91%
7Quinnipiac University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHamden, CT
76%-86%
8Sacred Heart University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsFairfield, CT
73%-83%
9University of New Haven
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWest Haven, CT
65%-76%
10Eastern Connecticut State University
Public, four-yearsWillimantic, CT
56%-80%
11University of Saint Joseph
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWest Hartford, CT
56%31%83%
12University of Hartford
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWest Hartford, CT
55%8%76%
13Central Connecticut State University
Public, four-yearsNew Britain, CT
52%28%74%
14Southern Connecticut State University
Public, four-yearsNew Haven, CT
51%28%72%
15Western Connecticut State University
Public, four-yearsDanbury, CT
51%-74%
16Albertus Magnus College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsNew Haven, CT
49%1%68%
17University of Bridgeport
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBridgeport, CT
40%-67%
18Post University
Private (for-profit), four-yearsWaterbury, CT
25%-59%