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Keene State College
  • 4 Year
  • KEENE, NH

Report Card

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

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Keene State is a public college located in Keene, New Hampshire. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,279 undergraduate students. The Keene State acceptance rate is 88%. Popular majors include Occupational Safety and Health Technician, Business, and Elementary Education. Graduating 63% of students, Keene State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,900.

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229 MAIN STREET
KEENE, NH 03435
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Little East Conference

Keene State College Rankings

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Keene State Admissions

Acceptance Rate
88%
Application Deadline
April 1
SAT Range
960-1140
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$19,805 / 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
$8,395 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 42 responses
54%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 46 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 46 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    2%
  • On Campus
    98%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,279 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
99
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
25%
Varsity Athletes
10%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 26 responses
  • Party on weekends, study during the week
    50%
  • Drunk
    27%
  • Reaching for a goal
    15%
  • Average
    4%
  • Jock/Prep
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
61%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 54 responses
Poll
60%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 72 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 25 responses
  • Accepting
    40%
  • Community
    36%
  • Alcoholics
    8%
  • Integration
    8%
  • Friendly class mates
    4%
  • Underrated
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
84%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 25 responses

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