History Schools In Connecticut

History classes faculty can choose to work at one of 17 accredited history schools in Connecticut. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the history academic community in Connecticut, and the future trends in history training at the following levels:

  • History Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Albertus Magnus College

    700 Prospect St, New Haven, Connecticut 06511-1189

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  2. Central Connecticut State University

    1615 Stanley St, New Britain, Connecticut 06050

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  3. Connecticut College

    270 Mohegan Ave, New London, Connecticut 06320

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  4. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Eastern Connecticut State University

    83 Windham St, Willimantic, Connecticut 06226

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  6. Fairfield University

    1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, Connecticut 06824-5195

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  7. University of Hartford

    200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117-1599

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  8. University of New Haven

    300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516

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  9. Post University

    800 Country Club Rd, Waterbury, Connecticut 06723

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  10. Quinnipiac University

    Mt Carmel Ave, Hamden, Connecticut 06518

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  11. Sacred Heart University

    5151 Park Ave, Fairfield, Connecticut 06825-1000

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  12. Saint Joseph College

    1678 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117-2764

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  13. Southern Connecticut State University

    501 Crescent Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06515-1355

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  14. Trinity College

    300 Summit St, Hartford, Connecticut 06106-3100

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  15. Wesleyan University

    237 High St, Middletown, Connecticut 06459

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  16. Western Connecticut State University

    181 White Street, Danbury, Connecticut 06810-6826

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  17. Yale University

    New Haven, Connecticut 06520

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National History Employment

Connecticut 40
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Connecticut.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Connecticut

60 90 70 50 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, history is a shrinking field. There were 20 less history professionals working in Connecticut in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 33%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of history professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$40,250 $36,930 $43,440 $51,230 $50,330
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by history professionals is increasing in Connecticut. History professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $40,250 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $50,330 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Connecticut

10th percentile
$27,650
25th percentile
$39,120
50th percentile
$46,590
75th percentile
$60,670
90th percentile
$81,920

This represents a 20% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Connecticut state, within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid history professionals earn 196% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Connecticut

History
$50,330
Liberal Arts
$72,110
Political Science
$77,730

In Connecticut, history professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
8
doctor
2
Certificate
2
Total29

As the number of history professionals is decreasing in Connecticut state, the number of students graduating from the 17 accredited history schools in Connecticut state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 820 history graduates from history courses in Connecticut and in 2010 there were 676 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Connecticut by 18%. 59% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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