Goodwin College

One Riverside Drive
East Hartford, CT 06118-0000
Tel: (860)528-4111
School Highlights
  • Goodwin College serves 3,440 students (18% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 22:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
  • Goodwin College is one of 6 community colleges within Hartford County, CT.
  • The nearest community college is Capital Community College (2.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 164 teachers has grown by 43% over five years.
Goodwin College(CT) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty164 staff71 staff
Goodwin College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,440 has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment3,440 students2,814 students
Goodwin College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:122:1
Goodwin College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students612 students971 students
Goodwin College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,828 students1,843 students
Goodwin College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Goodwin College Enrollment Breakdown CT All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
3%
Goodwin College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
15%
16%
Goodwin College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
19%
13%
Goodwin College Black (2007-2016)
% White
61%
53%
Goodwin College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Goodwin College More (2011-2016)
Goodwin College Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups 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.0.570.66
Goodwin College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
27%
13%
Goodwin College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2010)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,100$35,100
Goodwin College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $19,450 is more than the state average of $18,380. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$19,450$18,380
Goodwin College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%78%
Goodwin College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$32,786$5,500
Goodwin College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$4,400
Goodwin College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Connecticut public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,238 per year for in-state students and $15,449 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,380 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Connecticut is 66%. 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 lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Connecticut is Capital Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.