Fairfield Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Fairfield, Connecticut

There are at least 3 colleges in Fairfield, listed and described below. These schools represent 10,939 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 10,062 full-time students, and a reported 4,870 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include Sacred Heart University and Fairfield University.

We also provide an extensive list of Connecticut Colleges.

Of Note For College Students

  • Fairfield is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Fairfield.
  • Housing and buildings in Fairfield tend to be newer than most.
  • A lot of people walk and bicycle in Fairfield.

Education Institutes in Fairfield
Total Number of Educational Institutes
2
Total Enrollment in all institutes
14,231
Number of Public Educational Institutes
N/A
Number of Private For-Profit Institutes
N/A
Number of Private Non-Profit Institutes
2
Graduation Rate
75.17%
Total Graduates With Bachelors Degree
1,401
On Campus and Online Programs in Fairfield
Number of Institutes Offering on-campus programs
1
Number of Institutes Offering on-line programs
1
Number of Institutes Offering both
N/A
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
Colleges and Universities in Fairfield
SchoolTotal EnrollmentInstitution LevelAvg. In-State Tuition & FeesNumber of Programs Offered
Fairfield University5,273Four or more years$48,350119
Sacred Heart University8,958Four or more years$41,42094
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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