Gateway Community College offers high-quality instruction and comprehensive services in an environment conducive to learning. We respond to the changing academic, occupational, technological, and cultural needs of a diverse population.
The teacher population of 636 teachers has grown by 231% over five years.
|College||Gateway Community College (New Haven)||Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate of Arts Colleges||Associate of Arts Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Public institution||Public|
|Total Faculty||636 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||8,186 students||1,296 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||21:1||21:1|
|# Full-Time Students||2,689 students||810 students|
|# Part-Time Students||5,497 students||1,036 students|
|% Two or more races||
|% Unknown races||
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.60||0.53|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$3,786||$5,694|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$11,318||$10,252|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||77%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
- Gateway Community College is located in beautiful downtown New Haven with a satelite campus containing the Automotive division in North Haven. The college offers over 70 academic programs or program options that lead to either associate in arts, associate in science, or associate in applied science degrees, or certificates. Courses are offered at convenient times for both full-time and part-time study during the day, evenings and Saturday mornings. The Gateway faculty ranks among the finest educators in Connecticut. The community also benefits from numerous continuing education, credit-free offerings. Gateway Community College is licensed and accredited by the Board of Regents for Higher Education in Connecticut. The college also is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. The Gateway Community College service area includes the following: Bethany, Branford, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, West Haven and Woodbridge. The Center for Educational Services (CES) provides academic support services for students. The CES provides a wide range of self-paced, graded curriculum materials, tutorial assistance and related services to help students become better skilled in selected areas. Video and computer assisted tutorials are especially useful for review and practice of basic skills, math, English and the sciences. Gateway's Resource Education & Training Center (GREAT Center) provides learning opportunities as a continuing process of education, for individuals, business employees, members of community organizations, governmental agencies and others, at affordable costs. These educational, occupational, and recreational programs complement Gateway College's academic credit programs.
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