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Business & Commerce Schools in Connecticut

In 2018-2019, 170 students earned their General Business degrees in CT.

In terms of popularity, Business & Commerce is the 25th most popular major in the state out of a total 166 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Connecticut

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 162
Post-Master’s Certificate 8
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 8

Gender Distribution

In Connecticut, a general business major is more popular with men than with women.

Business & Commerce Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Connecticut is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Black or African American: 8.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.6%
  • White: 29.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 19.4%
  • Other Races: 34.7%
Business & Commerce Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Connecticut

There are 70,100 people in the state and 5,325,510 people in the nation working in general business jobs.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Connecticut

General Business grads earn an average of $113,350 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Connecticut that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:


Post University

159 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
10,642 Total Students

In their early career, Post University grads earn an average salary of $34,900. 100% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
5,631 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Business & Commerce Careers in CT

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Management Analysts 16% $94,410
Business Professors 14% $90,060
Social and Community Service Managers 14% $67,580
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 10% $107,160
Industrial Production Managers 9% $119,370
General and Operations Managers 9% $131,310
Administrative Services Managers 9% $102,680
Cost Estimators 9% $69,070
Managers 8% $118,140
Construction Managers 8% $105,430
Sales Managers 8% $132,100
Chief Executives 2% $200,240

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to general business.

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Business Administration & Management 1,899
Accounting 415
Management Sciences & Methods 326
Human Resource Management 184
Taxation 20
Construction Management 13
Marketing 7
General Sales & Marketing 1

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