Mitchell College

Tel: (860)701-5000
866 students
Private not-for-profit

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Mitchell College, a private, higher education institution, provides a transforming educational experience. Within a diverse and student-centered community and with an emphasis on holistic student development, Mitchell College supports individual learning differences, nurtures untapped academic potential, and instills the professional knowledge and skills needed for students to contribute to an ever changing world.
School Highlights:
Mitchell College serves 866 students (86% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Mitchell College is one of 3 community colleges within New London County, CT.
The nearest community college is University of Connecticut-Avery Point (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Mitchell College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 44 staff
59 staff
Mitchell College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 866 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
866 students
1,282 students
Mitchell College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
22:1
Mitchell College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
747 students
810 students
Mitchell College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 119 students
1,017 students
Mitchell College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mitchell College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Mitchell College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Mitchell College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
13%
12%
Mitchell College Black (2006-2013)
% White
68%
57%
Mitchell College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Mitchell College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Mitchell College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Mitchell College non_resident (2006-2013)
Mitchell College 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. 0.38 0.53
Mitchell College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $29,458 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $29,458 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $29,458 $5,742
Mitchell College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $29,458 $10,294
Mitchell College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 598 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Mitchell College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 58%
78%
Mitchell College Percent Admitted (2010-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Mitchell College, a private, higher education institution, provides a transforming educational experience. Within a diverse and student-centered community and with an emphasis on holistic student development, Mitchell College supports individual learning differences, nurtures untapped academic potential, and instills the professional knowledge and skills needed for students to contribute to an ever changing world.

Get admissions information on Mitchell College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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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 0.59, 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.