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 state community college average of 24:1.
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 (1.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College 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 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 682 has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 57% over five years.
Total Enrollment 682 students 1,315 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student:Teacher Ratio 36:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students 539 students
815 students
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 143 students
1,061 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%
5%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
9%
20%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
15%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Black (2006-2013)
% White
66%
49%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
3%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
10%
6%
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. 0.55 0.70
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 $5,590. 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 $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,056 $5,590
University of Connecticut-Avery Point In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $29,004 $10,086
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70%
89%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 59%
81%
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 Total Avg. 23
20
University of Connecticut-Avery Point ACT Total (2006-2013)
ACT Composite 23
20
University of Connecticut-Avery Point ACT Composite (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Connecticut public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,687 per year for in-state students and $14,627 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,746 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Connecticut is Sanford-Brown College-Farmington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.