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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Connecticut

Yale University has the highest graduation rate of 97% for academic year 2019-2020 in Connecticut. Wesleyan University is ranked second with 92% and Connecticut College follows them with 84%. 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), 4 or more yearsNew Haven, CT
97%-99%
2Wesleyan University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMiddletown, CT
92%6%96%
3Connecticut College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew London, CT
84%-91%
4University of Connecticut
Public, 4 or more yearsStorrs, CT
84%9%93%
5Fairfield University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, CT
83%15%90%
6Trinity College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHartford, CT
83%10%91%
7Quinnipiac University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHamden, CT
77%-86%
8Sacred Heart University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, CT
73%-83%
9University of New Haven
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Haven, CT
62%-76%
10Albertus Magnus College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Haven, CT
61%28%68%
11University of Hartford
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Hartford, CT
59%32%76%
12Central Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Britain, CT
57%24%74%
13Eastern Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsWillimantic, CT
57%-80%
14University of Saint Joseph
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Hartford, CT
55%37%83%
15Southern Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Haven, CT
52%33%72%
16Western Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsDanbury, CT
52%31%74%
17University of Bridgeport
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBridgeport, CT
45%-67%
18Post University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaterbury, CT
17%7%59%