Three Rivers Community College, Connecticut

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General Information

Admission Office

New London Turnpike

Norwich, CT 06360-6598

(860) 383-5260

Contact: Dan Zaneski

Director of Admissions
Main Address

574 New London Turnpike

Norwich, CT 06360-6598

(860) 886-0177

Total undergrads: 4,132

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 948

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,712


Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Selective admission for nursing program based on successful performance on ATI-TEAS Exam, completion of prerequisite courses, and 2.7 GPA.

College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural Technology A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Banking/Financial Services A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Construction Management C
Customer Service Support C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Information Systems A
Restaurant/Food Services Management A,C
Travel/Tourism Management A,C

Communications & Journalism

Organizational Communication C
Public Relations A

Communications Technologies

Graphic Communications C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Entry Applications C
Data Processing Technology C
Information Sciences/Systems A

Construction Trades

Construction Site Management C


Early Childhood Education A,C
Special Education A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Computer Software C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General A
Environmental Engineering Technology A,C
Hazardous Materials Management A,C
Laser/Optical Technology A
Manufacturing Technologies A
Nuclear A
Water Quality/Treatment A,C

English Language & Literature

Technical/Business Writing C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service A,C
Human Development/Family Studies A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A
Nursing (RN) A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A,C
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Library Science

Library Assistance C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Accounting/Computer Science A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Food Service C
Restaurant/Catering Management A,C

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Science Technologies

Nuclear Power Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Law Enforcement Administration A
Police Science A
Security/Loss Prevention C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Air Transportation A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Three Rivers Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (860) 215-9000
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT 06360
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,304
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,329 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,556
Out-of-state Tuition: $13,508
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 70%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,001

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Three Rivers Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Three Rivers Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 139
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Education 1
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1010
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 22
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 13
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22
Library Science 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Precision Production 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 22
Grand total 3748

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Three Rivers Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,556
Out-of-state $13,508
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 306 70%
Grant or scholarship aid 289 66% $5,001
Student loan aid 22 5% $3,343

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,345 59% $3,961
Federal student loans 189 5% $5,794

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Three Rivers Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Three Rivers Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Three Rivers Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,304
Undergraduate enrollment 3,304
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Three Rivers Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education
    • Montessori Education (MONTE) - Montessori teacher education programs and institutions

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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