1084 Shennecossett Rd
Groton, CT 06340
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings

School Highlights

University of Connecticut-Avery Point serves 559 students (89% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 559 students
  • In-state tuition: $10,658
  • Out-state tuition: $30,838
  • Acceptance Rate: 94%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 39%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

University of Connecticut-Avery Point ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 262% over five years.
University of Connecticut-Avery Point
(CT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
87 staff
154 staff
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Student Body

The student population of University of Connecticut-Avery Point has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The University of Connecticut-Avery Point diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
559 students
2,288 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
497 students
712 students
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# Part-Time Students
62 students
1,576 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
90 students
% Asian
9%
4%
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% Hispanic
16%
26%
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% Black
3%
17%
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% White
61%
45%
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% Two or more races
6%
3%
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% Non Resident races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.59
0.70
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$59,600
$34,800
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $10,658 is more than the state average of $5,329. The in-state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $30,838 is more than the state average of $15,711. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$10,658
$5,329
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$30,838
$15,711
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
79%
75%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$22,000
$7,350
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$8,750
$4,666
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Acceptance Rate
94%
91%
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SAT Total Avg.
1,020
1,010
SAT Reading
510
500
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SAT Math
510
510
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SAT Writing
520
495
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ACT Total Avg.
23
23
ACT Composite
23
23
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ACT English
21
23
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ACT Math
21
22
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 559 students
  • In-state tuition: $10,658
  • Out-state tuition: $30,838
  • Acceptance Rate: 94%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 39%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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