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New Haven, Connecticut

Southern Connecticut State University

Overview

Student Population
10,202
Southern Connecticut State University overview
Location New Haven, Connecticut
Online southernct.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Southern Connecticut State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Southern Connecticut State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,922 prospective students applied, and 5,792 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,379 enrolled in the school.  7,675 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,527 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,642 plus fees of $5,312. SCSU is ranked 811 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very Easy 
Southern Connecticut State University overview
SAT 1010/1190
ACT 18/24
GPA 2.88
Applications Accepted
64.9% 
Southern Connecticut State University overview
Applications Due Apr 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Connecticut Resident Tuition
$5,642
In State Costs for Southern Connecticut State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$5,312
Room and Board $12,926
Budget for Other Expenses$1,530
Total One Year Cost$26,810
Out of State Tuition
$16,882
Out of State Costs for Southern Connecticut State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$5,312
Room and Board $12,926
Budget for Other Expenses$1,530
Total One Year Cost$38,050

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
44% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Southern Connecticut State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 14%
Psychology 14%
Health Professions 12%
Education 10%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 10%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=130493 IPEDS survey data for Southern Connecticut State University.