Connecticut contains eleven schools that offer distance education programs. Trinity College, the highest-ranking distance education school in CT, has a total student population of 2,438 and is the 94th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 distance education schools in Connecticut, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,918/yr.
Distance Education students from Connecticut schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 710 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $75,200. Education teachers in this state earn $67,490/yr and there are 580 employed.
Also, within the distance education schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from distance education, 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 of school.
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