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Plymouth State University
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  • 4 Year
  • PLYMOUTH, 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 minus
  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 C
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Plymouth State is a public university located in Plymouth, New Hampshire. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,659 undergraduate students. The Plymouth State acceptance rate is 85%. Popular majors include Business, Marketing, and Elementary Education. Graduating 54% of students, Plymouth State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,100.

About

17 HIGH STREET
PLYMOUTH, NH 03264
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference

Plymouth State University Rankings

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

Plymouth State Admissions

Acceptance Rate
85%
Application Deadline
April 1
SAT Range
860-1070
ACT Range
17-23
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$19,675 / 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
$8,648 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 46 responses
58%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 53 responses
66%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 53 responses

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
    29%
  • On Campus
    70%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,659 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
143
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
33%
Varsity Athletes
17%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 45 responses
  • A little bit of everything
    53%
  • Unique
    20%
  • Skier
    11%
  • Athletic
    4%
  • Hipsters
    4%
  • Diverse White People
    2%
  • Judgemental
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
49%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 63 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 88 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 45 responses
  • Small
    24%
  • Natural
    20%
  • Amazing
    13%
  • Unique
    11%
  • Community
    9%
  • Fun
    9%
  • Disorganized
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 41 responses

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