University of Connecticut-Avery Point

1084 Shennecossett Rd
Groton, CT 06340
Tel: (860)486-2000
682 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
University of Connecticut-Avery Point serves 682 students (79% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
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

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
Total Faculty 19 staff 59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 682 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 300% over five years.
Total Enrollment
682 students
1,282 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students
539 students
810 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 143 students
1,017 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Asian
6%
2%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
9%
7%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
12%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Black (2006-2013)
% White
66%
57%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
10%
3%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Unknown (2006-2013)
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.53
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,056 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $29,004 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,056 $5,740
Out-State Tuition Fees $29,004 $10,294
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70%
89%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 59%
79%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
SAT Total Avg. 1,020
945
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sat total (2006-2013)
SAT Reading 510
465
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sat reading (2006-2013)
SAT Math 510
480
University of Connecticut-Avery Point sat math (2006-2013)
ACT Composite Avg. 23
20
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Connecticut public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,748 per year for in-state students and $13,538 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,296 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Connecticut is 62%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Connecticut is Housatonic Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.