About Goodwin

Our Students

Operating under an open enrollment model, Goodwin seeks to admit all students who have academic potential, regardless of past performance. Once admitted, students have access to a variety of tools to help them excel, including tutoring, and career placement services.

80% of our student body is female

80% of our student body is female

Our Students

Enrollment 3,477
From the state of Connecticut 95%
Students of color 49%
25 years old or older 68%
Median age 28
First-Generation students 60%

10:1 student to faculty ratio

10:1 student to faculty ratio

Academics

Full time Instructional Faculty 93
Average class size 16
Classes with fewer than 30 students 94%
Classes with fewer than 20 students 72%
Programs in Business, Manufacturing, Education, Social Sciences, Nursing, and Health Sciences 28

66% are students transferring in

66% of our students have transferred from other institutions

Incoming Class - Fall 2018

Transfer-in students 66%
New first time students 30%
New first time-full time students less than 8%
Hold a bachelor’s degree or higher 8%
Students who received a Pell Grant 52%
Median age 28
First-Generation students 60%

72% degrees conferred in health and clinical related professions

72% degrees conferred in health and clinical related professions

Outcomes

Job placement rate (class of 2016) 81%
Percentage of graduates to enter the workforce in Connecticut 96%
Dental Hygiene, Histology, Nursing, Respiratory Care, Vision Care Technology licensure pass rates 100%

Learn more about our students in our Institutional Profile.

Last Updated: 11/30/2018