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Capital Community College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Capital Community College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Capital Community College Ranked?

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2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Capital Community College was awarded 145 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is public administration and social service.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, Capital Community College is ranked #684 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Out of the 32 colleges in Connecticut, Capital Community College is ranked at #13.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Capital Community College?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Capital Community College since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Capital Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Capital Community College it is much better at 12 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Capital Community College is 31%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  31 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Capital Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Capital Community College this rate is 57%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  57 out of 100

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Capital Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,715 undergraduates at Capital Community College with 536 being full-time and 2,179 being part-time.

How Much Does Capital Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Capital Community College is $7,590. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Capital Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Capital Community College, approximately 4% of students took out student loans averaging $5,486 a year. That adds up to $21,944 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Capital Community College is 7.5%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Capital Community College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Capital Community College make around $32,300 per year during the early years of their employment. This is about 19% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Capital Community College make the most money.

Location of Capital Community College

Capital Community College is a public institution located in Hartford, Connecticut. Hartford is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for Capital Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 950 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: 860-906-5000

Capital Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Capital Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Capital Community College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 2,382 students took at least one online class at Capital Community College. This is an increase from the 1,017 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 2,382 1,471
2018-2019 1,017 361
2017-2018 1,103 377
2016-2017 908 290
2015-2016 929 291

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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