Connecticut Community Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend community college in Connecticut?   The average annual in-state two year college tuition in Connecticut was $5,711 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of ($393) from the 2015-2016 average of $6,104 and represents a -6.44% annual decline. The list of Connecticut community colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating. Community colleges, also known as junior colleges, provide an excellent money saving opportunity for those concerned with college costs. Many students are choosing to begin their education at community colleges for two years, taking advantage of their lower cost. Then after two years transferring to a full four year institution to pursue a full bachelors degree or higher. Most community colleges also have the benefit of open admission policies.  

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 12 community colleges and universities in Connecticut, the most popular being Naugatuck Valley Community College with 2,181 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $3,912. Asnuntuck Community College is the most expensive community school in Connecticut with an in-state tuition of $3,912.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Connecticut colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Connecticut or cheap Connecticut colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Connecticut Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Asnuntuck Community College
Enfield, 621 Students
$3,912 - -
Capital Community College
Hartford, 654 Students
$3,912 - -
Gateway Community College
New Haven, 2,069 Students
$3,912 - -
Housatonic Community College
Bridgeport, 1,684 Students
$3,912 - -
Manchester Community College
Manchester, 2,004 Students
$3,912 - -
Middlesex Community College
Middletown, 885 Students
$3,912 - -
Naugatuck Valley Community College
Waterbury, 2,181 Students
$3,912 - -
Northwestern Connecticut Community College
Winsted, 379 Students
$3,912 - -
Norwalk Community College
Norwalk, 1,737 Students
$3,912 - -
Quinebaug Valley Community College
Danielson, 477 Students
$3,912 - -
Three Rivers Community College
Norwich, 1,274 Students
$3,912 - -
Tunxis Community College
Farmington, 1,533 Students
$3,912 - -