Southern Connecticut State University

Men's MCLA Contact: Chanpasith Phongthachit
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8,122 Undergrads / 10,050 Students
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$17,389 Net Price
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66% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
23% / 51%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Other than a game against Grove City College in Pennsylvania, most away games for the Owls are played in New England. They travel to play schools like University of Rhode Island, Framingham State University, Stonehill College, and University of Bridgeport.

Recruit Commits
Walter Smith West Haven West Haven, CT Att
Carlos Oroczo West Haven West Haven, CT Mid
Keegan Oelgetz New Milford New Milford, CT Att, Mid
Ryan Wallert Tolland Tolland, CT Mid, Faceoff
Andrew Paskciewicz Foran Milford, CT Def
Nathaniel Blanusa Morgan School Clinton, CT Def
Matthew Longo Sacred Heart Waterbury, CT Def
Joel Santiago Brien McMahon Norwalk, CT Mid
Joe Lombardo Masuk Monroe, CT Att
Jason Bociek Bunnell Stratford, CT Att
Conor Pickering Sound School West Haven, CT Att
Luke Pearson Trumbull Trumbull, CT Mid
Chris Sherwood Immaculate Danbury, CT Goal
Aromy Santos New Dorp New Dorp, NY Mid
Nick DiSanzo Yorktown Yorktown, NY Att
Kevin Ryan Westlake Mount Pleasant, NY Att
Jesse O'Grady Clarkstown North Congers, NY Mid
Towanyeh Wray Hamden Brooklyn, NY Mid
Todd Moosey The Gunnery Southbury, CT Def
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • New London/Norwich Connecticut Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • Yale University Careers
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • ESPN
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
  • Aetna
  • Travelers
  • State of Connecticut
  • AT&T
  • The Hartford
  • Yale School of Medicine
  • University of Connecticut
  • People's United Bank
  • IBM
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Community and Social Services
  • Healthcare Services
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
420 - 520
450 - 550
930 - 1140
22 - 23
17 - 22
18 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 420 - 520 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 8,983 3,724 5,259
% Admitted 66% 61% 70%
% Admits That Enroll 26% 26% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.0
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (11%)
    Education (9%)
    Engineering Technology (8%)
    Health Professions (8%)
    Agriculture (6%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
    Engineering (5%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Communication & Journalism (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Transportation & Materials Moving (3%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (2%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Personal & Culinary Services (1%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (1%)
    Mechanic & Repair Technicians (1%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    History (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (1%)
    Architecture (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,954 $22,915
    Books & Supplies$1,400 $1,400
    Cost of Living$12,926 $12,926
    Personal Expenses$1,530 $1,530
    Sticker Price$26,810 $37,935

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    87% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship56%$6,117
    Federal Grants42%$4,749
    Pell Grants42%$4,718
    Other Federal6%$515
    State & Local Grants8%$2,758
    Institutional Grants30%$4,013
    Student Loans74%$6,734
    Federal Loans72%$5,384
    Other Loans8%$13,250

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $28.7 Million $2,859

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $16,000 $245

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.3%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,675 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $45,300

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.12 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 23% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 5 4
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Education
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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