|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||8%|
|Student to faculty ratio||16:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,510 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Eastern Connecticut State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,863 applications and 3,395 students were granted admission. Eastern Connecticut State University is at the #56 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Eastern Connecticut State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,882 and in-state students paid $5,216.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of Eastern Connecticut State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,578 (which is 3.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Eastern Connecticut State University in 2016-2017, was 734, which is 75% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,472 (which is 3.2% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Eastern Connecticut State University has enrolled a total of 5,362 students (4,359 students full-time and 1,003 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,362 students, 476 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and 5,171 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 191 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 44 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 8%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Eastern Connecticut State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||34%||350|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||12%||126|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||8%||86|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||8%||86|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||24|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||12|
|Mathematics And Statistics||1%||12|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Eastern Connecticut State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Eastern Connecticut State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,500. Last year, out of the total 1,557 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,448 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,587 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,460 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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