Goodwin College

Tel: (860)528-4111
3,316 students
Private not-for-profit

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School Highlights:
Goodwin College serves 3,316 students (15% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Goodwin College is one of 8 community colleges within Hartford County, CT.
The nearest community college is Capital Community College (2.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Goodwin College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,316 teachers has grown by 129% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,316 students
1,287 students
Goodwin College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
495 students
832 students
Goodwin College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,821 students
1,021 students
Goodwin College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Goodwin College sch enrollment Goodwin College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
Goodwin College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Goodwin College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Goodwin College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Goodwin College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Goodwin College More (2010-2012)
Goodwin College sch ethnicity Goodwin College sta ethnicity
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. 0.56 0.45
Goodwin College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $19,400 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,400 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,400 $5,940
Goodwin College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,400 $10,072
Goodwin College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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