Colleges in Fairfield County, Connecticut

There are 23 Colleges in Fairfield County, Connecticut, serving a population of 947,328 people in an area of 625 square miles. There is 1 College per 41,188 people, and 1 College per 27 square miles.

In Connecticut, Fairfield County is ranked 6th of 8 counties in Colleges per capita, and 3rd of 8 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Fairfield County Colleges

Find Fairfield County, Connecticut colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Bais Binyomin Academy 132 Prospect Street Stamford, CT

Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing 200 Mill Hill Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Bullard-Havens Technical High School 500 Palisade Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Connecticut Center For Massage Therapy-Westport 25 Sylvan Road South Westport, CT

Fairfield University 1073 North Benson Road Fairfield, CT

Harris School Of Business-Danbury 155 Main Street Danbury, CT

Housatonic Community College 900 Lafayette Boulevard Bridgeport, CT

Lincoln Technical Institute-Shelton 8 Progress Drive Shelton, CT

New England Tractor Trailer Training School Of Ct-Bridgeport 510 Barnum Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Norwalk Community College 188 Richards Avenue Norwalk, CT

Paul Mitchell The School-Danbury 2 National Place Danbury, CT

Porter And Chester Institute Of Stratford 670 Lordship Boulevard Stratford, CT

Ricci's Academy Of Cosmetology 99 South Main Street Newtown, CT

Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute-Danbury 44 Shelter Rock Road Danbury, CT

Sacred Heart University 5151 Park Avenue Fairfield, CT

St Vincent's College 2800 East Main Street Bridgeport, CT

Stratford School For Aviation 200 Great Meadow Road Stratford, CT

Stratford School Of Aviation Maintenance Technicians 200 High Meadow Road Fairfield, CT

The Leon Institute of Hair Design 111 Wall Street Bridgeport, CT

University Of Bridgeport 126 Park Avenue Bridgeport, CT

University Of Connecticut-Stamford 1 University Pl Stamford, CT

University of Phoenix - Fairfield County Campus 535 Connecticut Avenue Norwalk, CT

Western Connecticut State University 181 White Street Danbury, CT

About Fairfield County Colleges

Fairfield County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Fairfield County, CT. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Fairfield County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Fairfield County College Statistics

Find Fairfield County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Fairfield County College Enrollment
 Fairfield CountyConnecticut
College/Grad School Enrollment65,081 (25.6%)274,414 (29.8%)
Fairfield County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Fairfield CountyConnecticut
Some College, No Degree95,555 (14.9%)422,535 (17.0%)
Associate's Degree39,156 (6.1%)188,481 (7.6%)
Bachelor's Degree165,926 (25.8%)532,055 (21.5%)
Graduate/Professional Degree132,570 (20.6%)421,144 (17.0%)
Fairfield County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Fairfield CountyConnecticut
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher298,496953,199
Arts, Humanities & Others74,333 (24.9%)231,650 (24.3%)
Business69,836 (23.4%)188,953 (19.8%)
Education26,377 (8.8%)104,031 (10.9%)
Science & Engineering107,355 (36.0%)347,624 (36.5%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields20,595 (6.9%)80,941 (8.5%)