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General Physical Sciences Schools in Connecticut

9 Physical Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, General Physical Sciences is the 200th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Physical Sciences Majors in Connecticut

Physical Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 6
Master’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

In Connecticut, a physical science major is more popular with men than with women.

General Physical Sciences Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of physical science majors in Connecticut is as follows:

  • Asian: 11.1%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.1%
  • White: 66.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 11.1%
General Physical Sciences Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Physical Sciences Grads in Connecticut

There are 16,060 people in the state and 1,111,830 people in the nation working in physical science jobs.

General Physical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Wages for General Physical Sciences Jobs in Connecticut

Physical Science grads earn an average of $76,980 in the state and $64,340 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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


Wesleyan University

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
3,217 Total Students

47% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $26,291. The student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.


Trinity College

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
2,235 Total Students

75% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 58% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 1.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

General Physical Sciences Careers in CT

Some of the careers physical science majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Natural Sciences Managers 9% $156,340
High School Teachers -3% $76,770

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to physical science.

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Chemistry 313
Physics 182
Geological & Earth Sciences 126
Astronomy & Astrophysics 27
Other Physical Science 13
Atmospheric Sciences 10

View all majors related to General Physical Sciences

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