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Tunxis Community College

Farmington, CT 2-Year Public
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About Tunxis Community College

Tunxis Community College Overview

Tunxis Community College is a public, state school in a suburban setting in Farmington, Connecticut. Tunxis Community College was founded in 1969 and enrolls 4,079 undergrads and no graduate students.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Tunxis Community College!

Are you interested in music or performing? At Tunxis Community College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Tunxis Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Tunxis Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Tunxis Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Tunxis Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Tunxis Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $3,984
Out-of-State $11,952

Is Tunxis Community College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" varies. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can provide a sense of how competitive a university is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer view of what Tunxis Community College offers and if the college seems like the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Tunxis Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 61% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Tunxis Community Collegecome back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Tunxis Community College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Tunxis Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Tunxis Community College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Tunxis Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Tunxis Community College.

Based on this information, how does Tunxis Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Tunxis Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Tunxis Community College?

Tunxis Community College is located in the suburban setting of Farmington, Connecticut, in the suburbs of Hartford.

If you want to see Tunxis Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 84 to Farmington, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Bradley International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Tunxis Community College and Farmington are like without leaving home.

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College Info

271 Scott Swamp Road Farmington, CT 06032-3026

Campus Setting: Suburban

Tunxis Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Tunxis Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Tunxis Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Tunxis Community College Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Tunxis Community College is like? There are approximately 4,079 students enrolled at Tunxis Community College. 39% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from CT and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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