University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut is located in Connecticut, Hartford.

It is ranked as #58 in Best National University.

Kiplinger ranking is 26.

It is a public University.

University of Connecticut offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at University of Connecticut for undergraduate program was 48.77%.

Last year, 34886 students applied for undergraduate program and 17015 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 48.77% makes it relatively easy to get admission.

8279 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

536 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 621 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

University of Connecticut had 20385 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

185 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

University of Connecticut offers 119 graduate programs specialization.

University of Connecticut does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is relatively easy.

For MA and PhD students who are seeking employment as professors, the Graduate Placement Officer is available as a resource to graduate students who are preparing for or are actively on the job market. The Placement Officer will work with PSGSA to offer professionalization mentoring focused on preparing CVs, research and teaching statements and cover letters, as well as organizing practice job talks. The Graduate Placement Officer is available as a resource to graduate students who are preparing for or are actively on the job market. Students will develop teaching philosophy statements for their job search portfolios. The job market for statisticians remains excellent. Some of our Masters students receive job offers one or two semesters before graduation.


University of Connecticut has been ranked 58.

Kiplinger College Outstate rankings rank University of Connecticut at 26

and Kiplinger College instate rankings University of Connecticut at 28


Acceptance Rate: 49.42%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $38,212

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $36,466

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $13,625

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $12,665

University of Connecticut most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Business Administration and Management -MBA : 286
Social Work : 167
Curriculum and Instruction : 150
Law : 107
Medicine : 92

University of Connecticut most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Economics : 369
Psychology : 366
Registered Nurse : 271
Finance : 226
Biology and Biological Sciences : 225