New England College(NEC) is a private arts college situated in the New England town of Henniker, New Hampshire. Devoted to giving a partner outstanding instruction to its candidates from across the globe, this renowned institute of the US Education System enrolls around 2,800 students. The college is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, the organization has a unique academic philosophy and a picturesque 225 acres campus.
The institute provides 115 undergraduate and graduate programs across its 11 diverse departments. Admissions at New England College are offered on a rolling basis round the year and requires an application fee of 35 USD from all its aspirants. The institute is one of the least selective colleges for studying in the USA with a very high rate of acceptance and thus enrolls any candidate with a decent overall profile and spectacular GPA.
|Endowment||11.6 million USD|
|Campus Housing Capacity||36%|
|Application Fee||35 USD|
|English language proficiency score||TOEFL or equivalent|
|Financial Aid||Available as grants, awards and scholarships|
|Student Retention Rate||75.00%|
Application Portal: Students can apply online at the official website.
Application Fee: 35 USD
Application deadline: The application deadline is rolling.
Basic Admission Requirements
|Name of Test||Minimum score for Direct Admission|
|TOEFL (IBT)||80 and above|
|IELTS||6.5 and above|
|Duolingo English Test||105 and above|
For all the aspirants of the institute, anestimated budget for international students looking to study in the US are detailed below.
|Type of Fee||Semester (in USD)||Year (in USD)|
|Tuition & Fees||18,745||37,490|
|Student Service Fee||590||1,180|
|Health Insurance (Estimated)||1,600||1,600|
|Board (15 Meal Plan)||3,280||6,560|
|Books and Supplies||1,500||3,000|
The organization offers financial aid in the form of awards, grants, and scholarships for international students to study in the USA. There is also a requirement of submitting CSS online on or before the deadline if applying for financial aid.
The average scholarship value for freshmen is 18,118 USD. About 35% of the freshmen receive financial aid in some form. The institute does not offer full scholarships that cover all of tuition, room and board and fees.
The college offers Merit-based studentships to its international applicants some of which are as mentioned below.
Eligibility: A candidate must be enrolled full-time at the institute and should continue to maintain this status to be eligible for this award. The student should also ensure to maintain the minimum average GPA required for the different studentships.
The institute also provides work-study alternatives for candidates looking to make extra money in order to aid their education in the form of Federal Work-Study and Institutional Work-Study.
The Office of Career and Life Planning (CLP) helps students of the institute for their future by following measures.
Employment rate of the institute is around 93%. The median starting salary of college alumni is 42,600 USD.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$36,754 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|New England College Enrollment||4427|
|Average Graduation Rate||42.9%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$36,754 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$23,800 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,874 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,000 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$11,700 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,250 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,750 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$2,750 / Year|
|New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary