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Southern Connecticut State University

New Haven, CT

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/Bulletin

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Science
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Library and Information Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
Most Popular DisciplinesHealth professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Liberal arts/general studies
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
None
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesNot reported

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageRequired
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty423
Part-Time Faculty541
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
38%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 41% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 51% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 42% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingAvailable through AP examinations

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings628,214
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus1000
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial InstructionOffered
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Fine Arts, Master of Library Science, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Public Health, Master of Science in Education
Master's Programs of Study
  • Art Education
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Health Education
  • History
  • Information Studies
  • Leisure Studies
  • Library Science
  • Marine Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Physical Education
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Reading Education
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • School Psychology
  • Science Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education
  • Sport Psychology
  • Women's Studies
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Education
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
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Average 3.13 3.41 466 516 20
Low 2.50 2.50 410 430 17
High 3.98 4.07 540 650 22
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