Engineering Schools In Connecticut

Connecticut has 23 accredited engineering schools where engineering faculty who teach engineering classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Connecticut, and the future trends in engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Schools

  1. Asnuntuck Community College

    170 Elm St, Enfield, Connecticut 06082

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  2. University of Bridgeport

    126 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604-5620

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  3. Central Connecticut State University

    1615 Stanley St, New Britain, Connecticut 06050

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  4. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Fairfield University

    1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, Connecticut 06824-5195

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  6. Capital Community College

    950 Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06103

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  7. Rensselaer Hartford Graduate Center Inc

    275 Windsor St, Hartford, Connecticut 06120

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  8. University of Hartford

    200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117-1599

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  9. Housatonic Community College

    900 Lafayette Blvd, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604-4704

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  10. Manchester Community College in Manchester in Great Path

    Great Path, Manchester, Connecticut 06040

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  11. Naugatuck Valley Community College

    750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, Connecticut 06708-3089

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  12. Middlesex Community College in Middletown

    100 Training Hill Rd, Middletown, Connecticut 06457-4829

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  13. Mitchell College

    437 Pequot Avenue, New London, Connecticut 06320

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  14. Three Rivers Community College in Norwich

    574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, Connecticut 06360

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  15. University of New Haven

    300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516

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  16. Norwalk Community College

    188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut 06854

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  17. Northwestern Connecticut Community College

    Park Pl E, Winsted, Connecticut 06098

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  18. Quinebaug Valley Community College

    742 Upper Maple St, Danielson, Connecticut 06239-1436

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  19. Gateway Community College in New Haven

    60 Sargent Dr, New Haven, Connecticut 06511

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  20. Trinity College

    300 Summit St, Hartford, Connecticut 06106-3100

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  21. Tunxis Community College

    271 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, Connecticut 06032-3187

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  22. United States Coast Guard Academy

    15 Mohegan Avenue, New London, Connecticut 06320-4195

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  23. Yale University

    New Haven, Connecticut 06520

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Engineering Employment

Connecticut 24,380
National 1,704,460

Approximately 2% of the country's engineering professionals work in Connecticut state.

Employment Growth for Engineering professionals In Connecticut

23,080 20,310 25,480 25,390 20,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of engineering professionals is shrinking in Connecticut. 2,290 less engineering professionals were working in Connecticut in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Connecticut, this field has shrunk by 10% in four years. This decline is slower than the change in the number of engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of engineering professionals has shrunk by 23% from 2006 to 2010.

Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$65,698 $67,558 $72,387 $74,219 $74,011
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by engineering professionals is increasing in Connecticut. Engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $65,698 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $74,011 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Connecticut

10th percentile
$47,320
25th percentile
$58,451
50th percentile
$73,443
75th percentile
$88,858
90th percentile
$91,759

This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Connecticut state, within the field of engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid engineering professionals earn 94% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Biomedical Engineering
$82,010
Civil Engineering
$65,950
Computer Engineering
$90,467
Electrical Engineering
$70,785
Engineering
$75,508
Mechanical Engineering
$67,562
Software Engineering
$85,848

In Connecticut, engineering professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Connecticut

associate
32
bachelor
37
master
32
doctor
14
Certificate
25
Total140

The number of students graduating from the 23 accredited engineering schools in Connecticut is decreasing. In 2006, 1,390 students graduated from engineering courses in Connecticut. And in 2010, 1,068 students graduated.

This represents a 23% decrease in the number of engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Connecticut state. A majority of these graduates, or 26%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in engineering.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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