#4 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut

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Student Population
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Location Hamden, Connecticut
Online quinnipiac.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Hamden, Connecticut, Quinnipiac University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 22,757 prospective students applied, and 16,493 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,899 enrolled in the school.  8,624 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,583 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $45,540 plus fees of $2,420. Quinnipiac is ranked 168 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Quinnipiac is rated within the top 28% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1090/1260
ACT 23/28
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Quinnipiac University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$2,420
Room and Board $14,540
Budget for Other Expenses$2,000
Total One Year Cost$65,300

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$65,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
77% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Quinnipiac University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 26%
Business 25%
Communication 19%
Social Sciences 7%
Psychology 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=130226 IPEDS survey data for Quinnipiac University.