Colleges in Connecticut: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 100 colleges in Connecticut. This is 1% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Connecticut with most colleges are West Hartford, New London, New Haven, Storrs and Hamden. You may find a list of all categories of Connecticut colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Connecticut of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in Connecticut
Visit the top colleges in Connecticut. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- Yale University, New Haven
- University of Connecticut, Storrs
- Quinnipiac University, Hamden
- University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford
- Sacred Heart University, Fairfield
- University of Hartford, West Hartford
- Wesleyan University, Middletown
- Trinity College, Hartford
- Connecticut College, New London
- United States Coast Guard Academy, New London
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Connecticut based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Connecticut.
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Find in Connecticut
Colleges of Connecticut are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Connecticut colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (15)
- Private Colleges (35)
- Community Colleges (12)
- Universities (21)
- Training Schools (22)