Math in Connecticut

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Schools Offering Math Programs in Connecticut


Around 0.5% of Connecticut's graduates graduate from math degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 416 math professionals graduate from Connecticut's 18 math schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Connecticut that has a math program is Yale University. Yale University, which was ranked 2nd in the country in 2010, is located in New Haven. In 2010, Yale University graduated 68 students from its math program. Yale University charged in-state students $38,300 in tuition fees per year.

Wesleyan University, which is located in Middletown, is the second-ranked school in Connecticut that has a math program. It received a ranking of 16th in the country in 2010. 20 students graduated with degree in math from Wesleyan University in 2010. Tuition at Wesleyan University was $42,084 per year.

The third-ranked school in Connecticut that has a math program is University of Connecticut. University of Connecticut, which was ranked 19th in the country in 2010, is located in Storrs Mansfield. In 2010, University of Connecticut graduated 117 students from its math programs. The tuition rate at University of Connecticut was $10,416 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Connecticut's math schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $22,967 per year, though tuition can range from $42,420 per year to $3,406 per year. In 2010, the following Connecticut math schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Trinity College - located in Hartford, students are charged $42,420 per year
  2. Wesleyan University - located in Middletown, students are charged $42,084 per year
  3. Fairfield University - located in Fairfield, students are charged $39,040 per year

The following Connecticut math schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Gateway Community College - located in New Haven, students are charged $3,406 per year
  2. Central Connecticut State University - located in New Britain, students are charged $7,861 per year
  3. Western Connecticut State University - located in Danbury, students are charged $7,909 per year

A math degree from a Connecticut school... what next?

The Connecticut counties with the largest populations of math professional are:

  1. Hartford County - 710 math professionals
  2. Fairfield County - 410 math professionals
  3. Middlesex County - 260 math professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of math professionals is expected to grow by 7% by 2018. There are projected to be 1,130 math professionals working in Connecticut then. Of these 1,130 math professionals, the government predicts that an unknown number will be mathematics professors, 300 will be statisticians, and 830 will be actuaries.

Salary

math professionals in Connecticut earn $86,973 per year on average. However, Connecticut math professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $30,090 per year to more than $165,240 per year in 2010. The following counties in Connecticut have the highest average salaries for math professionals:

  1. Middlesex County - $93,985 per year
  2. Hartford County - $93,630 per year
  3. Fairfield County - $88,063 per year

On average, math professionals earn the least in the following Connecticut counties:

  1. New London County - $65,950 per year
  2. Fairfield County - $88,063 per year
  3. Hartford County - $93,630 per year

On average, the highest paid math professionals in Connecticut were:

  1. Actuary - $101,040 per year
  2. Statistician - $85,100 per year
  3. Mathematics Professor - $74,780 per year

The math professionals with lowest average salaries in Connecticut were:

  1. Statistician - $85,100 per year
  2. Mathematics Professor - $74,780 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in math in Connecticut and to compare salaries with various related fields such as accounting or physics, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Math in Connecticut
  • Bachelor's Degree in Math in Connecticut
  • Master's Degree in Math in Connecticut
  • Doctoral Degree in Math in Connecticut

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Actuaries 780 $101,040 -24.3%
2
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 760 $74,780 52.0%
3
Statisticians 380 $85,100 2.7%
 

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