Colleges in West Haven, Connecticut

There are 2 Colleges in West Haven, Connecticut, serving a population of 55,044 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 College per 27,522 people, and 1 College per 5 square miles.

In Connecticut, West Haven is ranked 43rd of 339 cities in Colleges per capita, and 29th of 339 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of West Haven Colleges

Find West Haven, Connecticut colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Stone Academy-West Haven 560 Saw Mill Road West Haven, CT

University Of New Haven 300 Boston Post Road West Haven, CT

About West Haven Colleges

West Haven Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in West Haven, 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:
  • West Haven 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

West Haven College Statistics

Find West Haven 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.

West Haven College Enrollment
 West HavenNew Haven County
College/Grad School Enrollment7,186 (44.9%)70,255 (31.8%)
West Haven Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 West HavenNew Haven County
Some College, No Degree7,090 (19.7%)103,056 (17.3%)
Associate's Degree2,455 (6.8%)43,845 (7.4%)
Bachelor's Degree5,170 (14.3%)111,795 (18.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree3,514 (9.8%)94,583 (15.9%)
West Haven Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 West HavenNew Haven County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher8,684206,378
Arts, Humanities & Others1,882 (21.7%)50,537 (24.5%)
Business1,833 (21.1%)39,016 (18.9%)
Education906 (10.4%)24,049 (11.7%)
Science & Engineering2,882 (33.2%)72,261 (35.0%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,181 (13.6%)20,515 (9.9%)