University of Connecticut-Avery Point

1084 Shennecossett Rd
Groton, CT 06340
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School Highlights

University of Connecticut-Avery Point serves 571 students (88% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the state community college average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.

Top Placements

University of Connecticut-Avery Point places among the top 20% of community colleges in Connecticut for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
University of Connecticut-Avery Point(CT) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty24 staff105 staff
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Student Body

The student population of University of Connecticut-Avery Point has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The University of Connecticut-Avery Point diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has declined by 47% over five years.
Total Enrollment571 students2,547 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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# Full-Time Students502 students769 students
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# Part-Time Students69 students1,662 students
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% Asian
7%
4%
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% Hispanic
13%
23%
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% Black
4%
17%
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% White
67%
47%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.69
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$59,600$35,100
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $10,658 is more than the state average of $5,329. The in-state tuition has declined by 5% 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 6% 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 Aid82%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates$21,500$7,897
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,750$4,500
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Acceptance Rate92%83%
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SAT Total Avg.1,0201,010
SAT Reading510500
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SAT Math510510
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SAT Writing510495
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ACT Total Avg.2323
ACT Composite2323
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ACT English2123
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ACT Math2122
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to University of Connecticut-Avery Point is Mitchell College (1.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Mitchell College
    Private not-for-profit
    665 students | 1.70 Mi437 Pequot Avenue
    New London CT  06320
    (860) 701-5000
    1.70665
  • 3,997 students | 13.50 Mi574 New London Turnpike
    Norwich CT  06360
    (860) 215-9000
    13.503,997
  • 2,547 students | 32.20 Mi100 Training Hill Rd
    Middletown CT  06457
    (860) 343-5701
    32.202,547
  • 1,335 students | 36.10 Mi742 Upper Maple St
    Danielson CT  06239
    (860) 932-4000
    36.101,335
  • 2,516 students | 37.80 MiOne New England Tech Boulevard
    East Greenwich RI  02818
    (401) 467-7744
    37.802,516
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Did You Know?
For Connecticut public 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 $21,401 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Connecticut is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Connecticut community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Connecticut is Capital Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.