Connecticut has so much to offer college students, including close proximity to cities such as New York and Boston, university towns like New Haven, and small waterfront villages that are peacefully reminiscent of by gone eras. In addition to its picturesque scenery and fabulous location, Connecticut is home to some of the finest colleges in the country, including an Ivy League university and some very prestigious smaller schools as well.
Below are some of our most requested featured institutions that are currently accepting applications from Connecticut residents.
The University of Connecticut, often known as UConn, is the top-rated public university in New England. Its main campus is in Storrs-Mansfield, but UConn also has a School of Law in Hartford and regional campuses in Avery Point, Stamford, Greater Hartford, Torrington and Waterbury. About 30,000 students attend this university, and the School offers 103 undergrad degrees, 14 graduate degrees and five professional degrees.
Connecticut is also home to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, where students can train in a unique military atmosphere, earning Bachelor's degrees in one of eight majors including naval architecture and several fields of engineering.