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Capital Snapshot Fall 2014

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General Information:
  • Formed in 1992, by a legislatively mandated merger of Greater Hartford Community College (founded in 1967) and Hartford State Technical College (founded as the Connecticut Engineering Institute in 1946).
  • Capital Community College. 950 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103. Tel: 860-906-5100.
  • Web Address: http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/
  • A comprehensive, open door, two-year urban institution located in the city of Hartford, the StateCapital of Connecticut.
  • CCC has enrolled about 289,937 students since 1969 and has awarded 14,152 degrees and Certificates.
  • The headcount credit enrollment for Fall 2014 is 4,083.
  • The FTE enrollment for Fall 2014 is 2,210.
  • Approximately, 79 percent of the total enrollment comes from the primary service area of Hartford, Bloomfield, East Hartford, New Britain, Newington, Rocky Hill, West Hartford, Wethersfield, and Windsor.
  • 88 percent are degree/certificate-seeking students, approximately 70 percent female, approximately 76 percent are part-time students.
  • Capital is one of the most ethnically diverse campuses in New England; the student body includes 38% African American, 27% Hispanic, and 21% Caucasian.
  • The average age for all students is 29; the average age for full-time students is 24 years and for part-time students is 31 years.
Faculty (Fall 2013):
  • Instructional Faculty: 329 total, 70 full-time, 259 part-time.
  • The full-time instructional faculty consists of 41 women and 29 men
Associate Degree and Certificate Programs:

CCC offers 42 associate degree programs and 12 certificate programs on site and on line in the following areas: Accounting, Computer and Information Systems, Architectural Engineering Technology, College of Technology (Engineering Science), Communication Media, Computer Hardware Support Specialist, Computer Programming, Computer Software Support Specialist, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Emergency Medical Services Instructor, Emergency Medical Technician, Fire Science and EMS, General Studies, Gerontology, Health Science, Insurance and Financial Services, Biotechnology, Liberal Arts & Sciences, Library Technician Assistant, Management, Medical Assistant, Construction Management, Mental Health Assistant, Music Industry, Nursing, Paramedic Studies, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology, Social Service, Technological Studies, Visual Communication, Web Publishing, Distance Learning Computer & Information Systems with two options

Facilities, Special Events and Community Activities:

. Welcome Center, Bookstore, Cafeteria, Tech-Prep programs, Cooperative Education, Alumni Association, Career Development Services, various clubs and organizations, Work Study programs, Child Development Center, Communication Media Center/TV Studio, Veterans Drop-In Center, Academic Success Center, Math Center, Writing Center, and Black & Latino Male Resource Center.

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