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Connecticut College

New London, Connecticut

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Connecticut College

Private 4 Year

About Connecticut College

Connecticut College (Conn College or Conn) is a private liberal arts college located in New London, Connecticut. It is a primarily residential, four-year undergraduate institution, with nearly all of its approximately 1,900 students living on campus. Students choose courses from 41 majors, including an interdisciplinary, self-designed major. The college was founded in 1911 as "Connecticut College for Women" in response to Wesleyan University closing its doors to women in 1909; it shortened its name to "Connecticut College" in 1969 when it began admitting men.

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Located in New London, Connecticut.

270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT, 06320-4196, New London County

Connecticut College Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#340 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Connecticut

#7 of 86

2022 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

#6 of 53

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Connecticut College is Social Sciences followed by Biomedical, Visual/Performing Arts, Psychology and Cultural/Group Studies.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Connecticut College within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni