Connecticut College
#539 Overall Influence#212 Desirability Rank

Connecticut College

College in New London, Connecticut, United States

Connecticut College Rankings

Connecticut College is a private liberal arts college in New London, Connecticut. It is a residential, four-year undergraduate institution with nearly all of its approximately 1,815 students living on campus. The college was founded in 1911 as “Connecticut College for Women” in response to Wesleyan University closing its doors to women in 1909; it shortened its name to “Connecticut College” in 1969 when it began admitting men.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,433

Acceptance

38%

Graduation Rate

84%

Median SAT Score

1360

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,500

Fees (in-state)

$320

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$19,893
30K-48K$13,525
48K-75K$25,704
75K-110K$29,499
110K+$43,364

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$62,900

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

270 Mohegan Avenue, New London CT 06320-4196

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

27 per 100k

Violent Crime

7 per 100k

What is Connecticut College 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

#292 World Rank #138 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#443 World Rank #184 USA Rank
Computer Science
#548 World Rank #185 USA Rank
Mathematics
#465 World Rank #187 USA Rank
Literature
#522 World Rank #198 USA Rank
Economics
#473 World Rank #200 USA Rank
Sociology
#443 World Rank #227 USA Rank
Psychology
#600 World Rank #229 USA Rank
Philosophy
#545 World Rank #236 USA Rank
Biology
#591 World Rank #246 USA Rank
Anthropology
#514 World Rank #251 USA Rank
Political Science
#710 World Rank #255 USA Rank
Chemistry
#501 World Rank #278 USA Rank
History
#667 World Rank #313 USA Rank
Education
#1388 World Rank #392 USA Rank
Physics
#1790 World Rank #554 USA Rank
Engineering

Other areas of influence

#209 World Rank #154 USA Rank
Communications
#407 World Rank #237 USA Rank
Social Work
#449 World Rank #326 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#472 World Rank #300 USA Rank
Business
#609 World Rank #299 USA Rank
Law
#817 World Rank #342 USA Rank
Medical
#1041 World Rank #629 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Connecticut College's Most influential alumni?

Connecticut College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Religious Studies, and Social Work. Connecticut College’s most academically influential people include Joan Rivers, David Haussler, and Gayl Jones.

Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers

American comedian, actress, and television host

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David Haussler
David Haussler

Bioengineering scientist

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Gayl Jones

Novelist, poet, playwright, professor, literary critic

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Linda Lear
Linda Lear

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Kimba Wood

American federal judge

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Patricia McGowan Wald,
Patricia McGowan Wald,

American judge

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Cynthia Enloe
Cynthia Enloe

American feminist writer, theorist, and professor

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Steve Giatzoglou

Greek American former professional basketball player

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Estelle Parsons
Estelle Parsons

American actress

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Fernando Espuelas
Fernando Espuelas

American businessman

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Sean Spicer
Sean Spicer

American political strategist and former White House Press Secretary and Communications Director for President Donald Trump

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Sam Seder
Sam Seder

American comedian and political commentator

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