Central Connecticut State University Graduate Schools

Central Connecticut State University (referred to as CCSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in New Britain, CT. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Central Connecticut State University is $12,848 for Connecticut residents and $26,072 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,905 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,653 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Central Connecticut State University (referred to as CCSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in New Britain, CT. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (7/1/1947 - Current[Estimated Date]).
CCSU Directory Information
School NameCentral Connecticut State University (CCSU)
Address1615 Stanley St, New Britain, CT 6050
Phone860-832-2278
Webhttps://www.ccsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.ccsu.edu/applyonline/applications.html
Financial Infohttps://www.ccsu.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Central Connecticut State University is $12,848 for Connecticut residents and $26,072 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,905 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,653 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 140 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 7 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,072
$12,848 for Connecticut Residents
Student Population1,905
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs140 graduate programs
(7 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Central Connecticut State University is $12,848 for Connecticut residents and $26,072 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $714 for Connecticut residents and $728 for out-of-state students.
Central Connecticut State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Central Connecticut State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)7 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Central Connecticut State University is $12,848 for Connecticut residents and $26,072 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$6,757$4,635$18,102$5,866
2018-2019$7,027$4,808$18,102$6,076
2019-2020$7,378$4,978$19,008$6,136
2020-2021$7,674$5,174$19,768$6,304
2021-2022$7,674$5,174$19,768$6,304
The graduate school tuition & fees of CCSU is average compared to public graduate schools in Connecticut. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Connecticut graduate tuition is $26,483 (public) / $21,277 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Central Connecticut State University$12,848$26,072
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Connecticut Graduate Schools$16,569$21,230
Public$13,945$26,483
Private$21,277
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,430 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Central Connecticut State University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -3.62% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,430. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -3.62% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$11,816$2,024$11,378$2,462
2018-2019$12,176$2,027$11,738$2,465
2019-2020$12,528$2,215$12,528$2,215
2020-2021$12,716$2,256$12,716$2,256
2021-2022$12,174$2,256$12,174$2,256
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $714 for Connecticut residents and $728 for other students at Central Connecticut State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$629$629
2018-2019$654$654
2019-2020$686$699
2020-2021$714$728
2021-2022$714$728

Graduate Programs at CCSU

Central Connecticut State University offers 75 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 721 students have completed their study at Central Connecticut State University.
Offered Degrees at Central Connecticut State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree405511
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1015
Doctor's degree - other1023
Post Bachelor's Degree29243
Post Master's Degree40129
Total757721
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Central Connecticut State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 88 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Accounting and Business/Management program with 92 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nurse Anesthetist program with 23 completers.
Central Connecticut State University offers 75 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 721 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 511 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 23 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 43 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 129 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 5 completers-
Organizational Communication5-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Information Technology11-
Education [+] 199 completers-
Education21-
Educational Leadership and Administration11-
Educational/Instructional Technology12-
Special Education and Teaching39$52,200
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services61-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching0-
Art Teacher Education4-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education9-
Music Teacher Education3-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching9-
Reading Teacher Education18-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor12-
Engineering [+] 4 completers-
Computer Software Engineering4-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] (1 completers) 21 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures21-
English Language and Literature [+] 7 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Molecular Biology12-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 15 completers-
Mathematics15-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (1 completers) 6 completers-
International/Global Studies1-
Computational Science5-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences (other)0-
Psychology [+] 10 completers-
Psychology10-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 5 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies5-
Social Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Geography7-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Design and Visual Communications2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 33 completers-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling27-
Nursing Practice6-
Business [+] (1 completers) 162 completers-
Operations Management and Supervision17-
Accounting35-
Accounting and Business/Management92-
Management Science9-
Construction Management9-
History [+] 6 completers-
History4-
Public/Applied History2-
Total511
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 15 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration15-
Total15
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Nurse Anesthetist23-
Total23
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Public Relations/Image Management0-
Education [+] 8 completers-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs0-
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Art Teacher Education3-
Foreign Language Teacher Education0-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor3-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] 4 completers-
Quality Control Technology/Technician4-
Work and Family Studies [+] 4 completers-
Adult Development and Aging4-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Molecular Biology0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] (1 completers) 8 completers-
Mathematics1-
Applied Mathematics7-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Computational Science0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Law Enforcement Investigation and Interviewing0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)0-
Environmental Health1-
Business [+] (1 completers) 14 completers-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management6-
Organizational Leadership0-
Accounting4-
Credit Management0-
Management Science3-
Construction Management1-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total43
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 127 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration88$80,600
Superintendency and Educational System Administration11-
Reading Teacher Education28-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Counseling Psychology2-
Total129

Graduate Student Population at CCSU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,905 students enrolled into Central Connecticut State University graduate schools where it has total 9,653 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 484 full-time and 1,421 part-time graduate students. By gender, 684 male and 1,221 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9056841,221
Full-time484164320
Part-tme1,421520901
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,322 White (69.40%), 167 Black/African American (8.77%), 228 Hispanic (11.97%), 87 Asian (4.57%), and 101 students with other races. 23 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9056841,221
American Indian/Native American211
Asian873552
Black/African American1677493
Hispanic22864164
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White1,322473849
Two More451827
Un-Known301119
Non-resident Alien23815
Central Connecticut State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 229 graduate students (12.02% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 382 graduate students (20.05% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,905
Enrolled Online Exclusively229
Enrolled Some Online Courses382
Not in Online Courses1,294
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Central Connecticut State University. 396 students are aged 20 to 24 (20.79% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.05%), 205 students are aged above 50 (10.76%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Central Connecticut State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9056841,221
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2118810
Age 22-24378137241
Age 25-29511172339
Age 30-34334128206
Age 35-3919066124
Age 40-49268101167
Age 50-6415043107
Over 64552926

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