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Schools Offering Education Programs in Connecticut
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Approximately 2.7% of graduates in of Connecticut receive education degrees every year. That means an estimated 2,237 education professionals graduate from Connecticut's 27 education schools each year.
The top-ranked school in Connecticut with a education program is Wesleyan University, which is located in Middletown. In 2010, it was ranked 16th nationwide. no students graduated with a degree in education from Wesleyan University in 2010. Students at Wesleyan University paid $42,084 per year in tuition fees.
The second-ranked school in Connecticut that has a education program is University of Connecticut. University of Connecticut, which was ranked 19th in the country in 2010, is located in Storrs Mansfield. In 2010, 145 students graduated from University of Connecticut education program. Tuition at University of Connecticut was $10,416 per year.
Trinity College, which is located in Hartford, is the third-ranked school in Connecticut that has a education program. It received a ranking of 23rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Trinity College graduated 7 students from its education programs. Tuition at Trinity College was $42,420 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Connecticut's education schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $17,258 per year, though tuition can range from $42,420 per year to $3,386 per year. In 2010, the following Connecticut education schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Trinity College - located in Hartford, students are charged $42,420 per year
- Wesleyan University - located in Middletown, students are charged $42,084 per year
- Fairfield University - located in Fairfield, students are charged $39,040 per year
The education schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Connecticut were:
- Three Rivers Community College - located in Norwich, students are charged $3,386 per year
- Quinebaug Valley Community College - located in Danielson, students are charged $3,406 per year
- Tunxis Community College - located in Farmington, students are charged $3,406 per year
An education degree from a Connecticut school... what next?
Many Connecticut education graduates become a postsecondary vocational teacher, postsecondary teacher, elementary school teacher, business teacher, and computer science teacher. Connecticut had 39,310 education professionals in 2010. 1,490 of these education professionals were instructional coordinators, 1,210 were postsecondary vocational teachers, and 1,670 were postsecondary teachers. The following counties have the largest number of Connecticut education professionals:
- Hartford County - 10,920 education professionals
- Fairfield County - 10,140 education professionals
- Middlesex County - 7,310 education professionals
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 37,970 education professionals will be working in Connecticut. This would require the number of education professional to grow by 14%.
On average, education professionals earn $72,755 per year. In 2010, however, some Connecticut education professional earned as little as less than $20,460 per year or as much as more than $151,430 per year. On average education professional earn the most in the following Connecticut counties:
- Fairfield County - $71,264 per year
- Middlesex County - $69,945 per year
- Litchfield County - $67,801 per year
The following counties in Connecticut have the lowest average salaries for education professional:
- Windham County - $54,725 per year
- New London County - $57,124 per year
- Hartford County - $66,889 per year
The education professionals with highest average salaries in Connecticut were:
- Business Teacher - $128,010 per year
- Education Administrator - $95,340 per year
- Computer Science Teacher - $77,840 per year
The education professionals with lowest average salaries in Connecticut were:
- Literacy Teacher - $50,530 per year
- Postsecondary Vocational Teacher - $45,870 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Connecticut statistics regarding a career in education and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as teaching or elementary education.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Education in Connecticut
- Bachelor's Degree in Education in Connecticut
- Master's Degree in Education in Connecticut
- Doctoral Degree in Education in Connecticut
- Certificate in Education in Connecticut
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,316 miles from location||University of Connecticut||Storrs Mansfield||CT||81.1342||29%||25,029|
|5,341 miles from location||Central Connecticut State University||New Britain||CT||61.3421||35%||12,461|
|5,345 miles from location||Southern Connecticut State University||New Haven||CT||26.7526||31%||11,815|
|5,343 miles from location||Quinnipiac University||Hamden||CT||68.9993||17%||7,758|
|5,333 miles from location||Manchester Community College||Manchester||CT||9.89282||n/a||7,366|
|5,340 miles from location||University of Hartford||W Hartford||CT||29.8145||15%||7,212|
|5,343 miles from location||Gateway Community College||New Haven||CT||8.87725||n/a||6,847|
|5,354 miles from location||Naugatuck Valley Community College||Waterbury||CT||8.54755||n/a||6,725|
|5,371 miles from location||Western Connecticut State University||Danbury||CT||56.3583||39%||6,617|
|5,358 miles from location||Sacred Heart University||Bridgeport||CT||30.6854||20%||6,023|
|5,345 miles from location||University of New Haven||West Haven||CT||58.8755||34%||5,770|
|5,313 miles from location||Eastern Connecticut State University||Willimantic||CT||28.5665||42%||5,610|
|5,355 miles from location||Housatonic Community College||Bridgeport||CT||7.60466||n/a||5,609|
|5,355 miles from location||University of Bridgeport||Bridgeport||CT||46.4473||10%||5,103|
|5,358 miles from location||Fairfield University||Fairfield||CT||72.6181||17%||5,074|
|5,305 miles from location||Three Rivers Community College||Norwich||CT||9.14921||n/a||4,561|
|5,345 miles from location||Tunxis Community College||Farmington||CT||8.99111||n/a||4,496|
|5,333 miles from location||Wesleyan University||Middletown||CT||83.6527||32%||3,148|
|5,354 miles from location||Post University||Waterbury||CT||44.4482||34%||2,590|
|5,338 miles from location||Trinity College||Hartford||CT||77.2966||31%||2,438|
|5,298 miles from location||Quinebaug Valley Community College||Danielson||CT||10.6065||n/a||2,110|
|5,334 miles from location||Goodwin College||East Hartford||CT||13.58||n/a||2,083|
|5,341 miles from location||Charter Oak State College||New Britain||CT||0.248495||n/a||2,079|
|5,344 miles from location||Albertus Magnus College||New Haven||CT||48.4967||27%||2,023|
|5,340 miles from location||Saint Joseph College||W Hartford||CT||22.9571||19%||1,935|
|5,303 miles from location||Connecticut College||New London||CT||37.5239||29%||1,911|
|5,301 miles from location||Mitchell College||New London||CT||15.4544||n/a||961|
Curious what studying Education gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Connecticut
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary +||n/a||$77,840|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education +||17,770||$66,500||-15.4%|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education +||10,570||$68,420||-5.8%|
|Business Teachers, Postsecondary +||1,810||$128,010||123.5%|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education +||1,800||$62,190||-9.1%|
|Postsecondary Teachers, All Other +||1,670||$59,520|
|Instructional Coordinators +||1,490||$75,790||53.6%|
|Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary +||1,210||$45,870||47.6%|
|English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary +||960||$72,110||41.2%|
|Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors +||790||$50,530||-44.8%|
|Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary +||760||$74,780||52.0%|
|Education Administrators, All Other +||260||$95,340|
|Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School +||220||$68,910||-4.3%|
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