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2023 Best Colleges in Connecticut

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  1. #1 Best Colleges in Connecticut.

    Yale University

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    4 Year,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    1018 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Yale has been a fun and enjoyable experience overall. I would definitely choose Yale again if I had to re-do my college application. Academics: some departments are better taught than other departments. Yale can be weaker in CS and Math compared to other universities, but most alums are still very successful. Like most colleges,...Social life: Yale has an AMAZING social life compared to other universities of equal caliber. There is always something going on and you can be as social as you want. Social life is nonexistent...Sports: Not a big sports school but many students are involved in club sports.Yale dining is delicious and healthy!.

    Read 1018 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $17,511,

    SAT Range: 1460-1580,

  2. #2 Best Colleges in Connecticut.

    Wesleyan University

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    4 Year,

    MIDDLETOWN, CT,

    726 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Having just finished my first year at Wesleyan I can definitely see why this place is so highly rated. By far my favorite thing about this place are the people I've met from professors to students to....

    Read 726 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 21%,

    Net Price: $22,845,

    SAT Range: 1300-1480,

  3. #3 Best Colleges in Connecticut.

    Trinity College - Connecticut

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    4 Year,

    HARTFORD, CT,

    752 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Studying at Trinity is the best experience i I’ve ever had. The student body is so cool, diverse, and supportive, the staff really cares about the students, and the professors are open to anything.....

    Read 752 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 36%,

    Net Price: $26,233,

    SAT Range: 1300-1450,

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  6. #8 Best Colleges in Connecticut.

    Quinnipiac University

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    4 Year,

    HAMDEN, CT,

    1952 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am currently in the 4+3 bachelor of athletic training and doctorate of physical therapy track and I absolutely love it. My major is very hands on and the professors truly love what they are....

    Read 1952 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 82%,

    Net Price: $41,815,

    SAT Range: 1090-1260,

  7. #9 Best Colleges in Connecticut.

    University of Connecticut - Avery Point

    4 Year,

    GROTON, CT,

    75 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Uconn Avery Point was extremely good to me over the course of the semester and a half that I spent there. The small classroom sizes and attention given to students from the staff is something that I....

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 94%,

    Net Price: $9,932,

    SAT Range: 1020-1210,

  8. Central Connecticut State University

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    4 Year,

    NEW BRITAIN, CT,

    1336 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says A school that truly lives up to its expectations. This university has a wonderful staff that ensures your goals are met by the desired timeline. The staff are understanding, encouraging, and overall...The only downside in what brings my rating down is the limitation of courses in the evenings or the availability of courses for students that work full time while going to school full time. This is a....

    Read 1336 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 65%,

    Net Price: $16,017,

    SAT Range: 970-1150,

  9. University of New Haven

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    4 Year,

    WEST HAVEN, CT,

    2378 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I've made some great friends during my first year! Even during COVID our Living, Learning Community (LLC) brought students of the same major together. We formed study groups and really helped each....

    Read 2378 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $35,395,

    SAT Range: 1050-1220,

  10. Southern Connecticut State University

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    4 Year,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    1423 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I am currently a Junior at Southern Connecticut State University, where I am studying Elementary Education as well as a Division II athlete on the Women's Lacrosse Team. The atmosphere and structure....

    Read 1423 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $19,220,

    SAT Range: 910-1090,

  11. University of Hartford

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    4 Year,

    WEST HARTFORD, CT,

    1670 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I’m currently in my second semester of sophomore year and after completing all of my academic courses, I’m finally able to start working towards my illustration major and animation minor. In my....

    Read 1670 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $28,692,

    SAT Range: 1020-1210,

  12. University of Bridgeport

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    4 Year,

    BRIDGEPORT, CT,

    934 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says University of Bridgeport is an excellent school in terms of curriculum, faculty, and, of course, the radiant and huge campus. You have a wide array of majors to choose from, and the extra curricular....

    Read 934 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $24,613,

    SAT Range: 920-1130,

  13. Goodwin University

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    4 Year,

    EAST HARTFORD, CT,

    593 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I absolutely love Goodwin College! I find that all of the faculty from the Dean all the way to the security team and janitorial staff are absolutely amazing! Everyone I encounter on the staff at....

    Read 593 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $18,083,

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