Gateway Community College New Haven

Gateway Community College New Haven

Gateway Community College was founded on July 1, 1992, ans is located in Connecticut. The college has two campuses, one in New Haven and one in North Haven. Gateway enrolls more than 11,000 full and part-time students per year. The college offers over 90 academic programs in diverse areas of study.

Gateway's athletic department fields both men's and women's athletic teams. They participate in a wide variety of sports like tennis, baseball, golf, soccer and softball. They are nicknamed the Geckos. There are many clubs and organizations on campus as well, including the Associated Student Council, Phi Theta Kappa and the Hispanic Student Organization.

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Contacting Gateway Community College

Gateway Community College
60 Sargent Dr
New Haven , CT 06511
General Phone: (203) 285-2000

Gateway Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts194liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Medical Support and Technology65allied health and medical assisting, nuclear medical tech, radiation therapist, sonography and ultrasound tech, radiographer, health diagnostic professions, mental health services tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine60registered nursing
Family and Social Work49foodservice management, child care management
Business and Management41MIS, sales and marketing, fashion merchandising, business and related services
Therapy and Counseling38substance abuse counseling
Engineering Technician35engineering technology, electrical/electronic tech, biomedical tech, manufacturing tech, industrial production tech, automotive tech, mechanical engineering tech, computer engineering tech, mechanical drafting, ...
Office and Administration18administrative assistant
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy14recreational therapy, dietitian assistant
Computer Science and Engineering12information science, web design
Mechanics and Repair11computer repair, aircraft maintenance
Education and Teaching5special ed
Hospitality4hotel management
Fine Arts4fine arts
Engineering2engineering science
Science1toxicology, biotechnology
Mathematics1mathematics and statistics
Security and Law Enforcement0criminal justice and police, fire services administration
Media0communications tech, printing equipment operation
Conservation and Resource Management0natural resources management
Medical Administration0medical records tech

Number of programs and degrees for Gateway Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year9727
Associate's degree45736
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years03

Gateway Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Gateway Community College had a total enrollment of 5,965 students (3,583 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 51%
Black 26%
Hispanic 12%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 6%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 22%
20-21 17%
22-24 13%
25-29 13%
30-34 8%
35-39 7%
40-49 11%
50-64 5%
65+ 1%

Gateway Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 52 %
Part-Time 36 %

Gateway Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New Haven, Connecticut for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Connecticut Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Gateway Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,984
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,912
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Gateway Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 803700)

Gateway Community College Faculty

Gateway Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year34$88,98924$83,995
Associate professoracademic year5$70,6906$69,881
Assistant professoracademic year7$58,51018$57,431
Instructoracademic year5$50,4653$47,845
Lectureracademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year52$78,63151$70,832

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Gateway Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Fashion Merchandising
Management Information Systems, General
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Science/Studies
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Conservation And Resource Management
Natural Resources Management and Policy

Education And Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General

Engineering Science

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Engineering Technology, General
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management

Fine Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mathematics and Statistics, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Communications Technology/Technician
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health Diagnostic/Intervention/Treatment Professions, Oth
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Dietitian Assistant
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General


Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Services Administration

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Gateway Community College Highlights

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What Sets Gateway Community College Apart:

% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(for colleges of its size and type)
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Number of students
(vs. all colleges)
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Salaries of full-time faculty
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% of full-time faculty on tenure track
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Gateway Community College % of full-time faculty on tenure track
% of degrees in family and social work
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Gateway Community College % of degrees in family and social work
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 17%Gateway Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Number of degree programs
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Top 18%Gateway Community College Number of degree programs
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Gateway Community College % of degrees in engineering technician

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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