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WestConn Facts & Figures

Campuses
WestConn has two campuses in Danbury: a 34-acre main campus in downtown Danbury called Midtown, and a 364-acre campus, about three miles from the main campus, called Westside.

Schools
Ancell School of Business
School of Arts and Sciences
School of Professional Studies
School of Visual and Performing Arts

Student Headcounts, Fall 2011
4,845 = Full-time
1,562 = Part-time
6,407 = Total
4,763 = Full-time Undergraduate
82 = Full-time Graduate

Full-Time Equivalent Enrollment by School, Fall 2011
5,315 = Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) of all students enrolled for credit
4,902 = FTE of Degree-Seeking Undergraduates
1,344 = Ancell School of Business (Undergraduate)
2,479 = School of Arts and Sciences (Undergraduate, including 457 teacher education also counted in Professional Studies)
1,091 = School of Professional Studies (Undergraduate)
445 = School of Visual and Performing Arts (Undergraduate)
254 = Graduate Studies (degree-seeking)

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2011
5,196 = New Applications for Full-time Enrollment (including 1,039 transfers)
3,391 = Accepted by the Admissions office (including 798 transfers)
1,307 = Enrolled as New Full-Time Students (including 431 transfers)

Profile of First-Time Full-Time Students Entering in Fall 2011
Women comprise 52.7% of the entering class (462 of 876), and members of traditionally-underrepresented groups comprise 24.5% of the entering class (215 of 876).
Geographic Origin of Undergraduates, Fall 2011 (expressed as a percentage of 5,815 students)
18.9% = Danbury 6.7% = New Milford
5.2% = Bethel 4.0% = Brookfield
4.3% = New Fairfield 4.6% = Newtown
49.1% = Other Connecticut 5.8% = New York State
1.4% = Other States and Countries

SAT Scores, Fall 2011
The mean SAT composite score for all first-time full-time students is 994 (Mathematics 494 plus Verbal 500). The mean SAT Writing score is 497.

Degrees Conferred (July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2011)
1 = Doctorate (Ed.D) 209 = Masters
918 = Bachelors 12 = Associates

Academics
Total undergraduate programs of study: 39

Instructional Faculty, Fall 2011 '(Source: Human Resources)
226 are Full-time
302 are Part-time (110 = full-time equivalent)
84% of full-time faculty have doctorates and other approved terminal degrees

Full-Time Instructional Faculty by School, Fall 2011 '(Source: Academic Affairs)
41 = Ancell School of Business
114 = School of Arts and Sciences
47 = School of Professional Studies
24 = School of Visual and Performing Arts

Student to Faculty Ratio, Fall 2011
15.9 to 1 (Total Student FTE divided by Total Faculty FTE)

Employment, Fall 2011 '(Source: Human Resources)
WestConn’s Total Workforce is 1,008 (585 full-time and 423 part-time; excluding student workers)

WestConn Tuition & Fees

* Note: The source of all student statistics is the official third-week student file maintained
by the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment, unless otherwise specified.