- The teacher population of 164 teachers has grown by 86% over five years.
|Goodwin College||(CT) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||Four or more years||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private, non-profit||Public|
|Total Faculty||164 staff||71 staff|
|Total Enrollment||3,440 students||2,814 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||21:1||22:1|
|# Full-Time Students||612 students||971 students|
|# Part-Time Students||2,828 students||1,843 students|
|% Two or more races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$30,100||$35,100|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- College Location Mi. Students
- 4,075 students | 2.40 Mi950 Main Street
Hartford,  CT  06103
- 7,300 students | 4.00 MiGreat Path
Manchester,  CT  06040
- 4,193 students | 12.60 Mi271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington,  CT  06032
- 3,005 students | 14.30 Mi100 Training Hill Rd
Middletown,  CT  06457
- 715 students | 16.40 Mi2279 Mount Vernon Road
Southington,  CT  06489
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.