University of Connecticut-Avery Point

1084 Shennecossett Rd
Groton, CT 06340-6097
Tel: (860)486-2000
765 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
University of Connecticut-Avery Point serves 765 students (78% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
University of Connecticut-Avery Point is one of 3 community colleges within New London County, CT.
The nearest community college is Mitchell College (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 765 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 300% over five years.
Total Enrollment
765 students
1,388 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
595 students
836 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 170 students
1,036 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sch enrollment University of Connecticut-Avery Point sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black
-
11%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Black (2006-2011)
% White
-
67%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point White (2006-2011)
% Two or more races
-
2%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point More (2010-2011)
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. 1.00 0.44
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $9,348 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $27,180 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $9,348 $5,890
University of Connecticut-Avery Point In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $27,180 $10,047
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 61%
78%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
SAT Total Avg. 1,020
940
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sat total (2006-2012)
SAT Reading 510
465
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sat reading (2006-2012)
SAT Math 510
475
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sat math (2006-2012)
ACT Composite Avg. 23
20
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Connecticut community colleges have a 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. of 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Connecticut is Housatonic Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.