Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St, New Britain, CT 06050

About Central Connecticut State University

Central Connecticut State University is classified as a college or university with a large master’s program. Colleges and universities with a large master’s program typically award over 200 master’s degrees and less than 20 research doctorate’s during the academic year. This very large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and fewer than 25% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards a balanced number of bachelor’s degrees in both the arts and sciences and the professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in up to half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards master’s degrees in at least one professional field. Master’s degrees are also awarded in the sciences, humanities, and social sciences. According to data for fall enrollment, at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Transfer students make up at least 20% of entering undergraduates. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with only 10-24% of students enrolled in the graduate program.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate9,989
Student Age% Under 2569%
 % 25 and Over31%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time68%
 % Part-time32%
Race/Ethnicity% White73.1%
 % Black7.7%
 % Asian2.9%
 % Latino6.3%
 % Native American0.4%
 % Race Unknown8.2%
 % International student1%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesNO
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingSuburb
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyGraphic Design
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted60%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled33%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRequired
 College Prep CoursesRequired
 Letter of RecommendationRecommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT98%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT0%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800540 / 800
 SAT Writing460 / 800550 / 800
 SAT Math470 / 800570 / 800

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$50
 Graduate Application Fee$50
 In-State Tuition & Fees$7,861
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,226
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid74%
 % Undergraduates with Loans58%
 % Undergraduates with Grants54%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,156
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$9,576
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$9,576
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,798
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,586
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$5,136

Neighborhood Data for the New Britain Area

Median Age33.2
Median Household Income$39,838
Total Population73,055
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total47.4% 52.6%
 Age 0-950.1%49.9%
 Age 10-1750.5%49.5%
 Age 18-2450.3%49.7%
 Age 25-2946.5%53.5%
 Age 30-3949.5%50.5%
Race/Ethnicity% White65.4%
 % Black12.9%
 % Asian2.0%
 % Latino34.8%
 % Native American0.2%
 % Pacific Islander0.1%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.3%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$9,576
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$9,576
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$721
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50020.7%26.6%4.9%
 $500 to $74944.8%29.4%0.0%
 $750 to $99928.0%35.2%40.8%
 Over $10006.5%8.9%36.6%
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