Central Connecticut State University Rankings

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In the World#1452 of 14178
In North America#449 of 2629
In the United States#407 of 2528
In Connecticut#6 of 29
In New Britain#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
66%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
20
Aid receiving
90%
Undergraduates
9,045
Graduates
2,109
Male:Female Ratio
49:51
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
ccsu.edu

Central Connecticut State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate66%66%66%
Applicants7,8073,7984,009
Admissions5,1242,4882,636
Freshmen enrolled full time1,359697662
Freshmen enrolled part time1899

826 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

223 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,341 or 97%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1160
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Central Connecticut State University are 970-1160 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
51 or 4%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Central Connecticut State University are 17-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White6754 (61%)
Hispanic1700 (15%)
Black or African American1315 (12%)
Asian478 (4%)
Two or more races363 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown344 (3%)
Nonresident Alien179 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander11 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$6,826
Students receiving aid
90%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$5,924$7,378
Tuition in-state$5,924$7,378
Tuition out-of-state$17,726$19,008
Fee in-district$5,144$4,978
Fee in-state$5,144$4,978
Fee out-of-state$6,302$6,136

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,512
Combined charge for room and board$12,528
Room charge$7,174
Meal charge$5,354

Central Connecticut State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Accounting14336
Psychology, General1588
Criminology151
Business Administration and Management, General126
Biology & Biological Sciences, General9610
Marketing & Marketing Management, General94
Finance, General80
Elementary Education and Teaching731
English Language and Literature, General629
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services66
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse63
Social Work62
Management Information Systems, General61
Construction Management4713
Accounting and Business & Management53
Kinesiology and Exercise Science52
Molecular Biology3219
Mechanical Engineering49
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication48
Computer and Information Sciences, General46
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling46
Design and Visual Communications, General396
Mass Communication & Media Studies41
Special Education and Teaching, General41
Operations Management and Supervision1030
History, General326
Mathematics, General2313
Sociology35
Nurse Anesthetist295
Reading Teacher Education33
Educational Leadership and Administration, General275
Hospitality Administration & Management, General29
Civil Engineering, General27
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching197
Education, General26
Economics, General23
Technology Teacher Education & Industrial Arts Teacher Education914
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician22
Network and System Administration & Administrator22
Information Technology22
Geography128
Speech Communication and Rhetoric20
Political Science and Government, General20
Computer Engineering Technology & Technician19
Educational & Instructional Technology19
International & Global Studies117
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician15
Art Teacher Education77
Spanish Language and Literature12
Art & Art Studies, General12
Journalism11
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies11
Manufacturing Engineering Technology & Technician10
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General10
Robotics Technology & Technician9
Geology & Earth Science, General8
Physics, General7
Music Teacher Education43
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General7
Organizational Communication, General7
Music, General6
Chemistry, General6
Philosophy6
Athletic Training & Trainer6
Information Science & Studies6
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor6
Biochemistry5
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design4
Anthropology4
Industrial Technology & Technician4
Computer Software Engineering4
Public & Applied History4
Nursing Practice4
Social Sciences, General3
Drama and Dance Teacher Education3
French Language and Literature2
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education2
Engineering Technology, General1
Grand Total2,00761410
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate57%54%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,467
Citations
36,459

Publication count by topic

Psychology
475
Computer science
300
Business
214
Sociology
199
Mathematics
134
Political science
116
Economics
111
Biology
107
History
103
Chemistry
97
Medicine
85
Engineering
76
Geology
53
Art
52
Philosophy
51
Physics
50
Materials science
45
Geography
42
Environmental science
34

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology8992,610
Psychology95313,703
Business10393,263
History1080105
Philosophy119870
Economics12821,957
Geology1571709
Political science1634295
Computer science17673,431
Art190812
Geography2049362
Mathematics20531,584
Environmental science2142735
Physics2313623
Engineering2448607
Biology25872,706
Medicine28441,202
Chemistry3869517
Materials science441693

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901054
19911545
19921651
19931857
19942163
19951971
19961475
199729117
199833114
199937169
200039217
200129264
200241306
200361360
200459471
200574546
200685825
200769968
2008931118
2009941306
2010931489
20111031753
20121032187
20131032424
2014932818
20151032720
20161332671
20171672635
20181792441
20191662773
20201163245

General info

Alternative namesCCSU
Founded1849
WikipediaCentral Connecticut State University
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Sessions (June and July)
Total FTE staff1,181
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1615 Stanley St
New Britain, Connecticut, 06050
United States
City population73,000
Phone8608322278
Fax+1 (860) 832 2522

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