University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus

Tel: (860)486-2000
2,518 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus serves 2,518 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 65:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus is one of 3 community colleges within New Haven County, CT.
The nearest community college is Naugatuck Valley Community College (1.6 miles away).

School Overview

University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 39 staff 59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,518 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 65:1 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 112% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,518 students
1,282 students
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 65:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students
1,966 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 552 students
1,017 students
Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
9%
2%
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
14%
7%
% Black
10%
12%
% White
55%
57%
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
9%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus non_resident (2006-2013)
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,056 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $29,004 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
89%
Percent Admitted 42%
78%
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
SAT Total Avg. 1,015
945
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus sat total (2006-2013)
SAT Reading 500
465
SAT Math 515
480
ACT Composite Avg. 22
20
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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