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Civil Engineering Schools In Connecticut

There are 6 accredited civil engineering schools in Connecticut for faculty who teach civil engineering classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in civil engineering in the state of Connecticut, which encompasses civil engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Central Connecticut State University

    1615 Stanley St, New Britain, Connecticut 06050

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Hartford

    200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117-1599

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Three Rivers Community College in Norwich

    574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, Connecticut 06360

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of New Haven

    300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. United States Coast Guard Academy

    15 Mohegan Avenue, New London, Connecticut 06320-4195

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Civil Engineering Employment

Connecticut 4,150
National 415,840

Approximately 1% of the country's civil engineering professionals work in Connecticut state.

Employment Growth for Civil engineering professionals In Connecticut

4,670 4,890 4,680 4,490 4,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, civil engineering is a shrinking field. There were 520 less civil engineering professionals working in Connecticut in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of civil engineering has shrunk by 11% in Connecticut. This decline is faster than the national trend for civil engineering professionals which shows a 3% decrease in the number of civil engineering professionals working around the nation.

Civil Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$60,377 $59,133 $62,407 $64,103 $65,950
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by civil engineering professionals is increasing in Connecticut. The mean salary for civil engineering professionals in 2006 was $60,377 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $65,950 per year.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Connecticut

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Thus, civil engineering professionals' salaries grew by 8% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Connecticut, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of civil engineering. The pay differential between the highest paid civil engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 126%

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

Civil engineering professionals in Connecticut earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited civil engineering schools in Connecticut is decreasing. In Connecticut, there were 102 graduates in 2006. And there were 46 graduates from civil engineering courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of civil engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Connecticut by 55%. A majority of these graduates, or 55%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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