Dental Schools in Connecticut
schools that offer dental programs.
University of New Haven,
the highest-ranking dental school in CT, has a total student population of 5,770 and
438th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 dental schools
have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid,
Porter and Chester Institute of Branford comes out as the most expensive ($26,173/yr),
with Tunxis Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,452/yr.
Dental students from Connecticut schools who go on to become
dental hygienists, etc.
have a good chance at finding employment.
For example, there are 86,270 people working as
dentists, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is
Also, Dental hygienists make on average $67,860 per year and there are about 173,900 of them employed in the US today.
In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are
2,770 employed dental hygienists earning an average yearly salary of
$73,140. Dentists, general in this state earn
$165,090/yr and there are 860 employed.
Also, within the dental schools
in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is
14 to 1. Aside from dental,
there are 2145 total
degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around
$4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type
Dental Programs in Connecticut
University of New Haven
University of Bridgeport
Porter and Chester Institute of Branford
Associates, Bachelors, Masters
Porter and Chester Institute
Tunxis Community College
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