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New England College
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  • 4 Year
  • HENNIKER, NH

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Report Card

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

About

98 BRIDGE ST
HENNIKER, NH 03242
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III
Athletic Conference
North Atlantic Conference
From New England College

New England College (NEC) is an accredited, private, non-profit college founded in 1946.

Today, we serve over 5,000 undergraduate, graduate and online students. We offer more than 60 associate and bachelor’s degree programs, more than 20 master’s degree programs, and a doctoral program.

We are stronger than ever and so is our commitment to making higher education accessible for everyone who wants to pursue it: students who are the first in their families to attend college, students who are ready to achieve their full potential, students who are going back to school or charting a new course, students from every background.

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New England 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
100%
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Recommended
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$30,558 / 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
$26,748 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
5:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
73%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 30 responses
72%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 36 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 36 responses

Majors

Community Mental Health, Cooperative BA

academic spotlight

This program uniquely features two paid immersive working experiences, or co-ops. During each co-op, you will work with clients in the community to provide direct client care, help with daily activities in the community, and perhaps even lead group counseling sessions. You will work 20 hours per week (with the possibility to work more) and earn approximately $20+ an hour

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
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
    33%
  • On Campus
    44%
  • Online
    23%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,172 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
139
Undergrads Over 25
27%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
41%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 27 responses
  • Respectful
    30%
  • Athletic, mixture of academic/non-academic
    26%
  • Fun
    15%
  • Low life
    7%
  • Outgoing
    7%
  • Disengaged
    4%
  • I'm online
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
80%
Poll
40%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 35 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 37 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 27 responses
  • Small, Nice town
    33%
  • Online
    19%
  • Beautiful
    15%
  • Pretty area, small
    11%
  • Boring
    7%
  • Scam
    7%
  • Home away from home
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
21%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 18 responses

New England College Reviews

Rating 3.38 out of 5  386 reviews
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