CONNECTICUT COLLEGE is a highly selective, private, coeducational liberal arts college located in southern New England overlooking Long Island Sound and the Thames River in the historic seaport of New London. Founded in 1911, the College enrolls 1900 men and women from 42 states and 41 countries. The 750-acre campus is an arboretum, and is supported by a staff and faculty of over 800. The southeastern Connecticut area offers a rare combination of affordable living and natural, unspoiled beauty with convenient access to Providence, Boston and New York City.
Connecticut College is known for putting the liberal arts into action through interdisciplinary studies, international programs, funded internships, student-faculty research and service learning. The College offers more than 1000 courses in 30 academic departments and 7 interdisciplinary programs, 55 traditional majors, plus opportunities for self-designed courses of study. Approximately 55 percent of the student body studies abroad at some point during their four years.
Since its founding in 1911, the College has been sustained by a community of individuals working in a wide variety of academic and non-academic positions to fulfill its mission. Each person's contributions are vital to preserve an environment that supports teaching, encourages learning, and brings a sense of accomplishment to employees and students alike. Our success as a College depends directly on what our employees do. As members of this unique community we take pride in providing excellent service to students, visitors and each other.
CONNECTICUT COLLEGE is actively engaged in diversifying its staff and faculty. CONNECTICUT COLLEGE is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.