Connecticut College

New London, CT

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,811
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
Highest degree awarded: Bachelor's
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, highly residential // full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 40.95%

Male/Female: 33% / 67% (2017)

First generation college students: 14.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled:
Percentage of students who are veterans:

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,416
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1333 - 1476

2022 Median Admit ACT: 32
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 30 - 33

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 61.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 58.2% (2016)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 56.0% (2016)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 54.0% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 66.7%
Black: 4.5%
Hispanic: 10.7%
Asian: 3.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.5%
Non-resident alien: 8.8%
Unknown race: 2.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $77,214
In-State tuition: $60,795
Out-of-State tuition: $60,795

Estimated books and supplies: $1,000 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $16,780 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,000 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $16,780 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,000 (2022)

Average Family Income: $115,704 (2013)
Median Family Income: $89,003 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 16.2%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 39.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $23,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $249 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $19,605
$30k-48k $16,283
$48k-75k $20,255
$75k-110k $30,265
$110k+ $44,983

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 78%
6-year graduation rate: 81%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 93.6% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $23,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $20,170 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $19,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 92.3% (2015)
@3 year 95.0% (2017)
@5 year 94.3% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 82.7% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 78.0% (2014)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $37,699 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $54,137 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 9
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 26 $25,855 $271 $46,162 ($3,847) $64,786 ($5,399)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 35 $24,800 $259 $46,568 ($3,881) $67,040 ($5,587)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 16 $20,670 $219 $54,667 ($4,556)
Bachelor's Degree Dance. 5
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 8
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 14
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 30 $23,250 $228 $32,775 ($2,731) $36,004 ($3,000)
Bachelor's Degree Music. 5
Bachelor's Degree History. 20 $21,500 $228 $54,968 ($4,581)
Bachelor's Degree Architecture and Related Services, Other. 13
Bachelor's Degree Area Studies. 25 $21,220 $225 $46,469 ($3,872)
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 6
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 23 $26,352 $279 $79,832 ($6,653)
Bachelor's Degree Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 8 $54,483 ($4,540)
Bachelor's Degree Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 18
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 25 $25,227 $256 $24,132 ($2,011) $48,237 ($4,020)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 29 $23,045 $244 $33,421 ($2,785) $51,800 ($4,317)
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 19 $26,000 $276
Bachelor's Degree Botany/Plant Biology. 4
Bachelor's Degree Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology. 21 $25,979 $275
Bachelor's Degree Neurobiology and Neurosciences. 18 $20,000 $239 $41,095 ($3,425)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 5
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 1
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 14
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 3
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 1
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 52 $24,197 $250 $36,630 ($3,053) $53,436 ($4,453)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 51 $25,206 $245 $53,990 ($4,499) $86,772 ($7,231)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $85,716
Full time faculty: 74%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 9.0

School's endowment start of year: $316,270,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $434,553,000 (2022)