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Business Support & Assistance Schools in Connecticut

In 2020-2021, 71 students earned their Business Support degrees in CT.

In this state, Business Support & Assistance is the 16th most popular major out of a total 24 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business Support & Assistance Majors in Connecticut

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 46
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 46
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 46
Associate Degree 21
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 4
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 4

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.8%
  • Black or African American: 15.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 21.1%
  • White: 53.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 5.6%

Jobs for Business Support & Assistance Grads in Connecticut

126,950 people in the state and 10,836,830 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business support.


Wages for Business Support & Assistance Jobs in Connecticut

Business Support grads earn an average of $46,470 in the state and $41,160 nationwide.


There are 3 colleges in Connecticut that offer business support degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,003 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,894 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. A typical student attending Gateway Community College will pay a net price of $7,201.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,448 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it. The student loan default rate is 6.40% which is lower than average.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,365 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. A typical student attending Tunxis Community College will pay a net price of $7,711. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Business Support & Assistance Careers in CT

Some of the careers business support majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 12% $52,410
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 10% $49,750
Cargo and Freight Agents 9% $0
Receptionists and Information Clerks 6% $34,010
Customer Service Representatives 2% $38,660
Procurement Clerks -3% $42,820
Office Clerks -3% $36,710
Dispatchers -3% $43,400
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants -9% $45,260
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants -20% $69,410
Data Entry Keyers -23% $38,890
Word Processors and Typists -33% $45,510

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

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Business Administration & Management 3,593
Accounting 1,329
Finance & Financial Management 879
Marketing 690
Business & Commerce 673
Management Sciences & Methods 583
Human Resource Management 256
Management Information Systems 182

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