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2021 Best English Language & Literature Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Connecticut

4 Colleges
678 Bachelor's Degrees
$32,148 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best English Language & Literature Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best English Language & Literature Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in ConnecticutIn 2018-2019, 678 bachelor's degrees were awarded to English language and literature students who went to a Connecticut college or university. This makes it the #11 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.6% of all the English language and literature bachelor's degrees in the country.

For this year's Best English Language & Literature Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Connecticut ranking, we looked at 4 colleges that offer a bachelor's in English language and literature. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality English language and literature programs as well as strong support for students classified as non-traditional.

Some of the factors we look at when determining these rankings are overall quality of the English language and literature program at the school, affordability, and non-traditional population. For more information, check out our ranking methodology.

One Size Does Not Fit All

When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best English Language & Literature Schools for Non-Traditional Students list to help you make the college decision.

To further help you make the college decision, we've developed a unique tool called College Combat that allows you to compare schools based on the factors that matter the most to you. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.

2021 Best English Language & Literature Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Connecticut

Check out the English language and literature programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for non-traditional students.

Best English Language & Literature Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Connecticut has taken the #1 spot in this year's English language and literature ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the large suburb of Storrs, UCONN is a public school with a very large student population. UCONN did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #2 on our Best Colleges for English Language & Literature in Connecticut list.

The student loan default rate at UCONN is lower than is typical, just 2.3% of students default in three years. Approximately 2,844 students take at least one class online at UCONN. 3,231 students are part time.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Eastern Connecticut State University. ECSU is a small public school located in the fringe town of Willimantic. ECSU did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our Best Colleges for English Language & Literature in Connecticut list.

The student loan default rate at ECSU is lower than is typical, just 6.7% of students default in three years. Approximately 404 students take at least one class online at ECSU. There are roughly 877 part time students in attendance at ECSU. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Our rankings recognize Central Connecticut State University as the #3 school in this year's rankings. CCSU is a large public school located in the suburb of New Britain. As a testament to the quality of education offered at CCSU, the school also landed the #4 rank in our Best Colleges for English Language & Literature in Connecticut ranking.

About 6.1% of CCSU students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. Approximately 716 students take at least one class online at CCSU. About 3,655 of the students at CCSU are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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The #4 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Southern Connecticut State University. SCSU is a medium-sized public school located in the midsize city of New Haven. SCSU not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #5 on our Best Colleges for English Language & Literature in Connecticut list.

About 6.7% of SCSU students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 1,334 students at SCSU that take at least one class online. 2,434 students are part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students English Language & Literature Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best English Language & Literature Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Vermont 223
Maine 224
Rhode Island 330
Massachusetts 1,786
New Hampshire 777

English Language & Literature Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
General English Literature 703
Writing Studies 50
English Literature (Other) 15
Literature 7

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 2,828
Visual & Performing Arts 1,748
Foreign Languages & Linguistics 367
Philosophy & Religious Studies 282
Theology & Religious Vocations 198

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 4 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Mike Hazard.

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