Central Connecticut State University
#1573 Overall Influence#1069 Desirability Rank

Central Connecticut State University

University

Central Connecticut State University is a public university in New Britain, Connecticut. Founded in 1849 as the State Normal School, CCSU is Connecticut’s oldest publicly funded university. CCSU is made up of four schools: the Ammon College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; the School of Business; the School of Education and Professional Studies; and the School of Engineering, Science, and Technology. The university is attended by 11,822 students, 9,546 of whom are undergraduates, and 2,276 of whom are graduate students. More than half of students live off campus and 96 percent are Connecticut residents. The school is part of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system , which also oversees Eastern, Western, and Southern Connecticut State Universities. Together they have a student body of 32,722.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

7,903

Acceptance

67%

Graduation Rate

54%

Median SAT Score

1075

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,642

Fees (in-state)

$4,974

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,600

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

8K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1615 Stanley St, New Britain CT 06050

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

2 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

29 per 100k

Violent Crime

3 per 100k

What is Central Connecticut State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#489 World Rank #163 USA Rank
Mathematics
#553 World Rank #231 USA Rank
Sociology
#516 World Rank #300 USA Rank
Social Work
#1162 World Rank #376 USA Rank
Economics
#1025 World Rank #469 USA Rank
Education
#1214 World Rank #664 USA Rank
Psychology
#976 World Rank #703 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#1340 World Rank #743 USA Rank
History
#2153 World Rank #774 USA Rank
Literature
#2479 World Rank #892 USA Rank
Philosophy
#2573 World Rank #926 USA Rank
Computer Science
#2179 World Rank #1009 USA Rank
Political Science
#2951 World Rank #1479 USA Rank
Communications
#6138 World Rank #1606 USA Rank
Engineering
#4137 World Rank #1645 USA Rank
Medical

Other areas of influence

#356 World Rank #176 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1423 World Rank #701 USA Rank
Law
#1487 World Rank #808 USA Rank
Business

Influential People

Who are Central Connecticut State University's Most influential alumni?

Central Connecticut State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Mathematics, and Social Work. Central Connecticut State University’s most academically influential people include Ebenezer Bassett, Scott Pioli, and Richard Grieco.

Ebenezer Bassett
Ebenezer Bassett

American diplomat

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Scott Pioli
Scott Pioli

American football player and executive

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Richard Grieco
Richard Grieco

American actor

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Erin Brady
Erin Brady

American beauty pageant titleholder

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Guido Mutis
Guido Mutis

Chilean academic

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Aric Rindfleisch
Aric Rindfleisch

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Kenny Johnson
Kenny Johnson

American actor

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Robert F. Hyde

American lobbyist, Republican Congressional candidate

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John Hirschbeck
John Hirschbeck

American baseball umpire

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Justice Akrofi

Archbishop

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Olive Pond Amies
Olive Pond Amies

Educator, lecturer, and editor

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Maria Sanford
Maria Sanford

American school administrator

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