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Southern Connecticut State University

Southern Connecticut State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in New Haven, CT. The 2019 average net price at Southern Connecticut State University is $17,389. Acceptance rate is 66.23%. The school has a total enrollment of 10,050.


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Location: New Haven, CT
Student Body: 10,050
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.southernct.edu
Acceptance Rate: 66.23%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 66.23%
  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2020
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,640
Out of State/International Tuition: $16,840
In State Grad Tuition: $7,397
Out of State Grad Tuition: $18,038
Room and Board: $12,926
Books and Supplies: $1,400
Other Fees: $6,537
Net Price In-District/State: $17,389
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 1,527
  • Men / Women Ratio: 580 / 947
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 470 - 580
  • Median SAT Math Range: 450 - 550
  • Median ACT Range: 18 - 18
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 2
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 18%
  • Education: 16%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 12%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 12%
  • Psychology: 8%

Academic Programs

Southern Connecticut State University offers 104 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSouthern Connecticut State University offers 46 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSouthern Connecticut State University offers 39 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Degree
Health Professions
History
Library Science
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsSouthern Connecticut State University offers 2 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
Health Professions
Certificate ProgramsSouthern Connecticut State University offers 16 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Health Professions
Library Science
Psychology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 48%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 55%
  • 1st Year Retention: 78%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $43,900
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 10,050
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 57%
  • Black Students: 15%
  • Hispanic Students: 14%
  • Unknown: 7%
  • Asian Students: 3%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Non-resident, alien: <1%

Transfer Agreements

To Program1 Agreements with 12 Colleges
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Asnuntuck Community College
Capital Community College
Gateway Community College
Housatonic Community College
Manchester Community College
Middlesex Community College
Naugatuck Valley Community College
Northwestern Connecticut Community College
Norwalk Community College
Quinebaug Valley Community College
Three Rivers Community College
Tunxis Community College
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Asnuntuck Community College
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Capital Community College
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Gateway Community College
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Housatonic Community College
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Manchester Community College
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Middlesex Community College
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Naugatuck Valley Community College
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Northwestern Connecticut Community College
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Norwalk Community College
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Quinebaug Valley Community College
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Three Rivers Community College
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Tunxis Community College
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