Why Capital?



…the best quality education at the most affordable rate in the state. A full-time student can expect to pay $2,278* a semester and complete their associate’s degree in 2 years for approximately $10,000*. Most full time students will qualify for either the Federal Pell Grant or the Pledge to Advance Connecticut (PACT) and not pay any tuition and fees out of pocket. Click here for more information about tuition and financial aid.


…25 CSCU Pathway Transfer Degrees to choose from. These programs transfer to Connecticut State Universities and Charter Oak without losing any credits or being required to take extra credits in order to complete a bachelor’s degree in that same discipline. Students in a CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree are also guaranteed admission into any Connecticut State Universities or Charter Oak. Additionally, CCC has a guaranteed admission program with the University of Connecticut as well as multiple agreements with regional colleges and universities such as Springfield College, Trinity College, University of Hartford, University of Saint Joseph, and more.

Career Training

…dozens of career focused certificates and degrees that are designed to get you employed in the field upon completion of the program. Whether it’s a 1-year certificate in Cybersecurity or Accounting or a 2-year degree in Nursing or Construction Management, these programs will have you employed in high paying, in demand job fields. CCC’s Leadership Excellence Achievement & Development Center (L.E.A.D. Center) brings together dedicated faculty, staff, and expertise to assure that you succeed, whether you are seeking your first job, a better job, or furthering your career.

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