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Saint Anselm College
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  • 4 Year
  • MANCHESTER, NH

Report Card

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

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Saint Anselm is a private, Catholic college located in Goffstown, New Hampshire in the Manchester Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,005 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Saint Anselm acceptance rate is 76%. Popular majors include Nursing, Business, and Finance. Graduating 84% of students, Saint Anselm alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $49,000.

About

100 SAINT ANSELM DRIVE
MANCHESTER, NH 03102
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast-10 Conference

Saint Anselm College Rankings

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Saint Anselm Admissions

Acceptance Rate
76%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
1140-1300
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$33,292 / 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
$27,823 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 32 responses
49%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 39 responses
41%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 39 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
    65%
  • On Campus
    31%
  • Online
    3%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,005 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
14
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
13%
Varsity Athletes
15%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 28 responses
  • Everyone is family but it's very preppy.
    32%
  • Everyone is family.
    21%
  • Friendly and hardworking
    14%
  • New England, Irish/Italian Catholic, Middle class.
    14%
  • Preppy, Rich, Snobby, Sticks to one friend group
    11%
  • Great people very respectful
    4%
  • Nerdy
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
96%
Poll
44%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 39 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 53 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 30 responses
  • Challenging but worthwhile
    43%
  • Excellent
    17%
  • They call it Saint C's
    13%
  • One of the most challenging colleges
    7%
  • Small
    7%
  • Strict
    3%
  • Underrated
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$58,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
84%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
98%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 24 responses

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