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Address501 Crescent Street, New Haven, CT 06515-1355
Phone203-392-5200
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Southern Connecticut State University Campus, New Haven, CT
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2021 Tuition & Fees and 2022 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2021 tuition and fees of Southern Connecticut State University are $11,802 for in-state students and $25,206 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2021 tuition and fees are $13,349 for in-state students and $25,528 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2022 tuition & fees are $12,212 for Connecticut residents and $27,127 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2022 graduate school tuition & fees are $13,706 for Connecticut residents and $27,163 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $48,100. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program shows the highest salary with $69,600 after graduating.

2021 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Southern Connecticut State University is 69% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24%. The average SAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 1,000.
The average graduation rate is 52%. Total 10,050 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2021 Key Academics Statistics at SCSU
Admission Stats »69% Acceptance Rate / 24% Yield
Test Scores »1,000 SAT / 21 ACT
Graduation Rate »52%
Transfer-out Rate33%
Retention Rate72%(full-time), 58% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio7.14% (14 to 1)
Student Population »10,050 (8,122 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$6,767
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$48,100
Average Salary by Field of Study$25,400 - $69,600

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Southern Connecticut State University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at SCSU
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
SCSU provides several student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at SCSU
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of Southern Connecticut State University. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 2,619. It also offers separate board/meal plans and the annual cost is $5,814.
SCSU Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity2,619


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