Eastern Connecticut State University
#1635 Overall Influence#1167 Desirability Rank

Eastern Connecticut State University

University in the USA

Eastern Connecticut State University is a public liberal arts university in Willimantic, Connecticut. Founded in 1889, it is the second-oldest campus in the Connecticut State University System and third-oldest public university in the state. Eastern is located on Windham Street in Willimantic, Connecticut, on 30 minutes from Hartford, lying midway between New York City and Boston. Although the majority of courses are held on the main campus, select classes take place at Manchester Community College, Capital Community College, and a satellite center in Groton.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,580

Acceptance

66%

Graduation Rate

54%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,642

Fees (in-state)

$5,714

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,000

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

5K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

83 Windham St, Willimantic CT 06226

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

11 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

13 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

What is Eastern 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

#665 World Rank #258 USA Rank
Literature
#631 World Rank #362 USA Rank
Social Work
#873 World Rank #417 USA Rank
Political Science
#936 World Rank #548 USA Rank
Communications
#1384 World Rank #566 USA Rank
Sociology
#2581 World Rank #704 USA Rank
Economics
#1556 World Rank #706 USA Rank
Education
#1568 World Rank #883 USA Rank
History
#2311 World Rank #939 USA Rank
Medical
#2717 World Rank #1100 USA Rank
Biology
#2171 World Rank #1137 USA Rank
Psychology
#2580 World Rank #1343 USA Rank
Business

Other areas of influence

#1702 World Rank #830 USA Rank
Law
#2447 World Rank #1641 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

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

Eastern Connecticut State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Literature, and Political Science. Eastern Connecticut State University’s most academically influential people include Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Camille Kostek, and Victoria Leigh Soto.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Nigerian writer

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Camille Kostek
Camille Kostek

American model

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Victoria Leigh Soto
Victoria Leigh Soto

American teacher and murder victim

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Jeff Benedict
Jeff Benedict

American writer

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William A. Cugno
William A. Cugno

American army general

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Ron Welch

American military personnel

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Faith Middleton

American talk radio host

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John Natale

American soccer coach

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David W. Gay
David W. Gay

American general

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Susan Wilson

Author

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