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 3,337
From the state of Connecticut 94%
Students of color 47%
25 years old or older 68%
Median age 28
First-Generation students 62%

10:1 student to faculty ratio

10:1 student to faculty ratio

Academics

Full time Instructional Faculty 94
Average class size 15
Classes with fewer than 30 students 98%
Classes with fewer than 20 students 69%
Programs in Business, Manufacturing, Education, Social Sciences, Nursing, and Health Sciences 51

66% are students transferring in

58% of our students have transferred from other institutions

Incoming Class - Fall 2019

Transfer-in students (Undergraduate) 58%
New first time students (Undergraduate) 42%
New first time students (Graduate) 97%
New first time-full time students (Undergraduate) 15%
Hold a bachelor's degree or higher (Undergraduate) 10%
Students who received a Pell Grant (Undergraduate) 57%
Median age 28
First-Generation students 65%

72% degrees conferred in health and clinical related professions

70% degrees conferred in health and clinical related professions

Outcomes

Job placement rate (class of 2018-2019) 84%
Percentage of graduates to enter the workforce in Connecticut 86%
Dental Hygiene, Histology, Nursing, Respiratory Care, Vision Care Technology licensure pass rates 96%

Learn more about our students in our Institutional Profile.

Last Updated: 11/30/2018