Best Connecticut Community Colleges (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 community colleges serving 53,329 students in Connecticut (15 public colleges and 3 private colleges).
For Connecticut community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,329 per year for in-state students and $15,711 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $21,887 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Connecticut is 79% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 55% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 14:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(CT) School Average
Asian
4%
Hispanic
26%
Black
17%
White
45%
Two or more races
3%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
4%
CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked Connecticut Community Colleges (2022)

  • College Location Students
  • Goodwin College
    Private not-for-profit
    One Riverside Drive
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860) 528-4111

    3,297 students
  • St Vincent's College
    Private, non-profit
    2800 Main St
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 576-5235

    751 students
  • 1084 Shennecossett Rd
    Groton, CT 06340
    (860) 486-2000

    559 students
  • One University Place
    Stamford, CT 06901
    (860) 486-2000

    2,126 students
  • 99 East Main Street
    Waterbury, CT 06702
    (860) 486-2000

    806 students
  • 170 Elm St
    Enfield, CT 06082
    (860) 253-3000

    1,600 students
  • 950 Main Street
    Hartford, CT 06103
    (860) 906-5000

    3,083 students
  • 20 Church Street
    New Haven, CT 06510
    (203) 285-2000

    6,864 students
  • 900 Lafayette Blvd
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (203) 332-5000

    4,836 students
  • Great Path
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 512-3000

    5,511 students
  • 100 Training Hill Rd
    Middletown, CT 06457
    (860) 343-5701

    2,424 students
  • Mitchell College
    Private not-for-profit
    437 Pequot Avenue
    New London, CT 06320
    (860) 701-5000

    642 students
  • 750 Chase Parkway
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 575-8000

    6,055 students
  • Park Pl E
    Winsted, CT 06098
    (860) 738-6300

    1,308 students
  • 188 Richards Avenue
    Norwalk, CT 06854
    (203) 857-7000

    5,083 students
  • 742 Upper Maple St
    Danielson, CT 06239
    (860) 932-4000

    1,299 students
  • 574 New London Turnpike
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860) 215-9000

    3,304 students
  • 271 Scott Swamp Road
    Farmington, CT 06032
    (860) 773-1300

    3,781 students
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