Asnuntuck Community College

Tel: (860)253-3000
1,677 students
Public institution

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The mission of Asnuntuck Community College is to offer quality education in an accessible, affordable, and nurturing environment.
School Highlights:
Asnuntuck Community College serves 1,677 students (39% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Asnuntuck Community College is one of 8 community colleges within Hartford County, CT.
The nearest community college is Manchester Community College (Manchester - 6040) (16.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Asnuntuck Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,677 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,677 students
1,283 students
Asnuntuck Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
650 students
832 students
Asnuntuck Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,027 students
1,020 students
Asnuntuck Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Asnuntuck Community College sch enrollment Asnuntuck Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
6%
2%
Asnuntuck Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Asnuntuck Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
10%
12%
Asnuntuck Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
79%
66%
Asnuntuck Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Asnuntuck Community College More (2010-2011)
Asnuntuck Community College sch ethnicity Asnuntuck Community 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. 0.36 0.45
Asnuntuck Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,598 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,754 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,598 $5,940
Asnuntuck Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,754 $10,075
Asnuntuck Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Asnuntuck Community College provides a quality higher education experience in an accessible, nurturing environment that promotes student success. We provide high quality academic and career focused programs, non-credit and special interest offerings, and have built partnerships with business and industry to provide training tailored to meet their particular requirements. The College offers associate degrees and certificate programs for transfer opportunities, career preparation, and enhancement, and lifelong learning. One of the unique qualities of Asnuntuck is the diversity in age and experience of our students. In the same classroom, you will find recent high school graduates, working adults, and retirees. Each student brings different experiences and dimensions to our classrooms and we believe that this is what learnng is all about. The teaching- learning environments at Asnuntuck range from newly upgraded computer labs and high tech classrooms to fine arts studios, and the only community college radio station in Connecticut where we put our students “on the air.” Online courses at Asnuntuck are presented using a powerful internet based course management system WebCT/Vista. All courses are fully accredited by state, regional and national organizations.

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