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University of Connecticut Reviews

Based on 48 Reviews
352 Mansfield Road Storrs, CT
College Review
Career PreparationA-
Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsA
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Connecticut

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
3
American/united States Studies/civilization
7
Anthropology
32
2
7
Area Studies, Other
7
Chinese Language and Literature
3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
1
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
15
1
2
3
Comparative Literature
9
2
Cultural Studies/critical Theory and Analysis
0
Developmental and Child Psychology
4
0
Educational Psychology
27
1
10
Experimental Psychology
0
0
Family Systems
4
Health/medical Psychology
9
History, General
110
8
2
Human Development and Family Studies, General
245
15
International Policy Analysis
15
7
Jewish/judaic Studies
0
Latin American Studies
6
Linguistics
10
4
5
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
0
2
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
55
Personality Psychology
11
9
Philosophy
17
4
0
Physiological Psychology/psychobiology
1
1
Political Science and Government, General
222
14
1
10
Political Science and Government, Other
4
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
0
Psychology, General
449
0
3
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology
2
7
Public Administration
33
3
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
1
Social Psychology
4
1
Social Work
197
4
Sociology
81
7
2
Urban Studies/affairs
21
Women's Studies
14
7
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
1
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
199
Animal Physiology
79
Athletic Training/trainer
12
Audiology/audiologist
5
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
81
25
4
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
12
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
0
Cytogenetics/genetics/clinical Genetics Technology/technologist
0
Cytotechnology/cytotechnologist
0
0
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
13
Dentistry
45
Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services, Other
0
Dietetics/dietitian
16
Gene/genetic Therapy
12
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
0
Health/health Care Administration/management
26
8
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
20
5
Maternal/child Health and Neonatal Nurse/nursing
1
Medical Scientist
6
Medicine
92
Neurobiology and Anatomy
0
Nursing Practice
49
0
4
Nursing Science
9
Nutrition Sciences
64
10
4
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
2
10
Pharmacy
100
95
Physical Therapy/therapist
0
24
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
0
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
0
Public Health Education and Promotion
4
0
Public Health, General
28
5
0
Public Health, Other
0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
0
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
229
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
4
3
5
Adult Development and Aging
0
Agricultural Teacher Education
0
Applied Mathematics, General
18
15
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
5
0
Biology Teacher Education
3
Chemistry Teacher Education
1
Chinese Language and Literature
3
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
8
Curriculum and Instruction
162
9
1
Earth Science Teacher Education
0
Education, General
60
Education, Other
23
5
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement
0
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
0
0
5
Educational/instructional Technology
10
0
1
Elementary Education and Teaching
44
English Language and Literature, General
189
11
14
English/language Arts Teacher Education
12
French Language and Literature
10
1
4
French Language Teacher Education
2
General Studies
262
German Language and Literature
12
1
3
German Language Teacher Education
0
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
20
History Teacher Education
13
Italian Language and Literature
5
1
0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
11
Mathematics Teacher Education
13
Music Teacher Education
6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
54
Physics Teacher Education
0
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
0
Spanish Language and Literature
33
0
4
Spanish Language Teacher Education
2
Special Education and Teaching, General
20
35
0
1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
278
3
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
167
78
16
2
Business Administration and Management, General
84
281
0
3
Business/commerce, General
54
Economics, General
327
13
2
Finance, General
166
0
Financial Planning and Services
14
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
8
0
Information Resources Management
0
Investments and Securities
0
Knowledge Management
0
Management Science
95
Marketing, Other
2
Marketing/marketing Management, General
75
0
5
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
2
20
Project Management
0
Real Estate
14
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
76
29
1
Biomedical Sciences, General
3
0
16
Biotechnology
0
Chemical Engineering
41
3
13
Civil Engineering, General
65
19
7
Computer Engineering, General
54
21
9
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
55
18
11
Engineering
23
Environmental Science
29
Environmental Studies
10
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
17
8
4
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
8
Industrial Engineering
10
Landscape Architecture
13
Materials Engineering
34
5
10
Mechanical Engineering
118
25
12
Natural Resources/conservation, General
54
7
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician
0
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Actuarial Science
66
Biochemistry
2
2
Biology/biological Sciences, General
241
Biophysics
2
0
1
Biostatistics
0
Biotechnology
0
Cell/cellular and Molecular Biology
111
8
3
Cell/cellular Biology and Histology
2
0
Chemistry, General
41
5
20
Conservation Biology
5
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
3
Financial Mathematics
0
79
Genetics, General
11
2
Genetics, Other
0
Genome Sciences/genomics
0
Geography
10
3
1
Geology/earth Science, General
14
4
3
Human/medical Genetics
0
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
0
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
11
Mathematics, General
44
44
8
Microbiology, General
6
3
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
3
3
Pathology/experimental Pathology
34
7
2
Physics, General
23
13
8
Physics, Other
1
Physiology, General
4
5
Polymer Chemistry
0
5
Statistics, General
34
25
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Economics
73
29
4
Agriculture, General
16
Agronomy and Crop Science
6
Animal Sciences, General
13
92
1
3
Ecology
15
6
Horticultural Science
7
8
Natural Resources Management and Policy
0
4
Plant Sciences, General
5
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies, General
15
0
American/u.s. Law/legal Studies/jurisprudence
16
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law
0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
4
Law
156
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
19
Tax Law/taxation
21
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
8
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
7
15
0
Dramatic/theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
3
Fine/studio Arts, General
48
12
Music History, Literature, and Theory
1
Music Performance, General
6
3
Music, General
37
4
3
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
7
5
0
Journalism
69
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
29
Information Technology
25
Management Information Systems, General
0
1
Systems Engineering
0
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Connecticut

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational Psychology
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
Political Science and Government, Other
Public Administration
Public Health, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/management

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
English Language
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Molecular and Cell biology , Class of 2005
There is a job hotline type of thing that you can sign up for and they send emails with possible job matches. Also the career counselors are very helpful.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1972
40 years ago they provided career services, don't know what they do now
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1984
It was so long ago, there were no social networks or other types of activities that are so common today. It did, however, give me the knowledge and the hands on experience that I needed to have a successful career.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Development & Family Relations, Class of 1987
Don't know, I never availed myself of any.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2004
No idea
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master of Arts , Class of 2009
3 clinical rotations within the field
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MS, Statistics, Class of 1971
None I remember
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2007
Career Center, Internship, & Practicum Experiences
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1979
alumni association
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology / Communications, Class of 1998
back in 1998, they had an electronic program that shared my resume with potential employers
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Molecular and Cell biology , Class of 2005
There are a variety of students from all different backgrounds races and financial status, however most are from Connecticut so it's really as diverse as Connecticut is
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1972
hard to describe as it is a large university with diverse student population
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1984
Again, probably not relevant today. In a nutshell, young overachievers with an unrealistic set of expectionsd about the future. The culture was party today and study tomorrow.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Development & Family Relations, Class of 1987
Not very passionate about their studies. Uninterested in discussing topics after class.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2004
Money pit, not enough faculty for all the students. Students are just getting by as a faceless name in the criwd
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master of Arts , Class of 2009
Undergraduate culture More difficulty to feel connected as a graduate student
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MS, Statistics, Class of 1971
Not very social
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2007
Normal/Positive/Friendly/Academic
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1979
Friendly, diverse, open.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology / Communications, Class of 1998
kids just trying to learn how to be adults
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Molecular and Cell biology , Class of 2005
I graduated 10 years ago and some were new and very nice, others were a little outdated, and still in good shape but scheduled for upgrade
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1972
I don't know what they are like now
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1984
There were 3 computers on campus.....the dorms were rather old, but I believe they have almost all been replaced by now. Classrooms were old and not well lit. The dining halls had an awful insect infestation problem at the time. Again, it has all probably changed.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Development & Family Relations, Class of 1987
Lived off campus, had my own computer, ate at home. Classrooms were typical college classrooms.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2004
Continuously improving, definitively a plus
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master of Arts , Class of 2009
University is improving overall. New buildings going up, more modern as of late
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MS, Statistics, Class of 1971
Now very good. Somewhat tired when I was there
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2007
Dorms, Science Labs (Physical, Biological, Psychological, Audiological, etc.), Sports Field House, Student Union, Undergraduate Studies Center
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1979
Decent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology / Communications, Class of 1998
at the time, I thought they were ok
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
BS in Molecular and Cell biology , Class of 2005
New groups were popping up all the time. It doesn't take too much to create a club. My favorite activity was "ooze ball"- mud volleyball tournament during spring weekend
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1972
UConn basketball is at the top of the game, the women are number 1
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1984
I went to the College of Agriculture and the farm facilities were state of the art. The riding and polo teams were always some of the most popular to be a part of. There were so many different activities in the other Colleges on campus that I was only aware of peripherally. Overall, this was a great place to be.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Development & Family Relations, Class of 1987
Sports. I did not participate in many extra-curricular activities. They did have an impressive Puppetry Department that put on amazing performances.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2004
Sports
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master of Arts , Class of 2009
Not sure
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MS, Statistics, Class of 1971
Basketball, duh
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2007
Uconn Marching Band
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology, Class of 1979
ultimate frisbee, soccer, basketball, LGBT groups
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology / Communications, Class of 1998
basketball was big.
Rated January 2016