Connecticut Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Connecticut?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Connecticut was $19,238 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $1,632 from the 2015-2016 average of $17,606 and represents a 9.27% annual increase. The list of Connecticut open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 19 open admissions 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. Goodwin College is the most expensive open admissions school in Connecticut with an in-state tuition of $19,998.

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 - -
Goodwin College
East Hartford, 416 Students
$19,998 - -
Holy Apostles College and Seminary
Cromwell, 228 Students
$7,800 - -
Housatonic Community College
Bridgeport, 1,684 Students
$3,912 - -
Lincoln College of New England Hartford
Hartford, 42 Students
$18,780 - -
Lincoln College of New England Southington
Southington, 295 Students
$18,780 - -
Lincoln College of New England Suffield
Suffield, 49 Students
$18,500 - -
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 - -
Paier College of Art Inc
Hamden, 56 Students
$17,100 - -
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 - -
University of Phoenix Fairfield County Campus
Norwalk, 2 Students
$9,480 - -