Connecticut has a number of colleges and universities with different qualities that should be considered. From a safety standpoint, Central Connecticut State University beats out Southern Connecticut State University with a safety score of 94.9 out of 100 to 92 out of 100.

The average student loan varies from school to school with Quinnipiac University having the highest average outstanding student loan amount of $8467. However, students are able to save some money by searching online for cheap textbooks with our textbook search engine located in the sidebar.

When determining the best overall college or university in Connecticut, factors such as quality of education, safety, cost and student reviews – Wesleyen University scores highest with an 98.6 out of 100 score, followed by Yale University (98.2) and University of Connecticut (96.2). For more detailed information on particular schools select from the list below:

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