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Colby-Sawyer College
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  • 4 Year
  • NEW LONDON, NH

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

541 MAIN ST
NEW LONDON, NH 03257
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
North Atlantic Conference
From Colby-Sawyer College

Ready to explore and connect with a college whose students consistently describe campus as their Home away from Home and whose first impression when coming to campus is "It just felt right"? Take a closer look at Colby-Sawyer College!

You'll enjoy a personal learning experience in a small community, on a bucolic campus amid the mountains and lakes of central New Hampshire. A safe, secure setting where students are supported by dedicated faculty and staff who know you, your goals and ambitions.

Programs range from Nursing and Healthcare-related majors to Business Administration and Crime & Legal Studies. Each major requires at least one internship or clinical and our faculty and staff are here to help you find the position that best suits you and matches your career goals.

With over 50 student clubs and activities, there is always something to do and a way to get involved.

You graduate transformed and ready to become a productive career professional and responsible global citizen.

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Colby-Sawyer College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
90%
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$28,601 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$30,808 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 20 responses
68%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 25 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 25 responses

Majors

Nursing at Colby-Sawyer College

Distinction makes the Difference! CSC is home to one of New Hampshire's top-performing undergraduate nursing programs. Combining clinical work at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center with learning in high-tech on-campus labs creates a program that balances nursing education with other interests. Play Varsity or Club Sports, join the Dance or Cheer Club, take Art Classes. Have fun while learning!

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    14%
  • On Campus
    84%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
803 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
48
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
34%
Varsity Athletes
32%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Friendly
    55%
  • Eco-friendly
    27%
  • Depressed
    9%
  • Hipsters
    9%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
97%
Poll
90%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 21 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 32 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 13 responses
  • Close-knit
    46%
  • Community-centered
    46%
  • Waste
    8%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
62%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
97%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 14 responses

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