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NEW ENGLAND COLLEGE, HENNIKER, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Henniker, New HampshireLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1946Established Year
  2832Enrollment

New England College: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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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.

Rankings

  • U.S.News Ranking:
    • The institute is ranked #129-#170 in Regional Universities North
    • It has also ranked at #96 in Top Performers on Social Mobility
  • Niche’s Ranking:
    • New England College is ranked #117 of 1,583 in Most Diverse Colleges in America
    • It also stood at #620 of 1,692 in Most Conservative Colleges in America

Highlights

TypePrivate
Campus SettingRural
Endowment11.6 million USD
Campus Housing Capacity36%
Application Fee35 USD
Application SeasonRolling
Acceptance rate100%
English language proficiency scoreTOEFL or equivalent
Financial AidAvailable as grants, awards and scholarships
Admission Helpdeskadmission@nec.edu,
603 428-2223
Student Retention Rate75.00%

Programs, Campus and Accommodation

Campus

  • The college campus stretches up to 225 acres and has nearly 30 major buildings on campus.
  • It offers more than 30 student clubs & organizations to meet new friends and have fun.
  • Many student-run organizations dedicated to lecturers, business, diversity, civic engagement, leadership and far, much more.
  • New England College started a modern esports arena in January 2019.
  • 16 varieties of sports and a lot of recreational athletic choices are available for students at the campus.
  • Adventure Bound: mountain climbing, rafting, skiing, hiking, and different outside team-building and leadership experiences are provided to its candidates.
  • New England College students published an award-winning campus newspaper called “The New Englander”.

Housing facilities/Residence

  • The college provides on-campus housing primarily to full-time undergraduate students.
  • Housing cost starts from 3,362 USD per semester.
  • It requires that all students live on-campus for at least their first three academic years or six academic semesters. Some exceptions are provided.
  • Priority for on-campus housing is given to full-time UG students. Part-time students will be considered for on-campus housing only after all full-time students have been accommodated.
  • It includes 11 residential halls which are as mentioned below.
    • Bridge Street House
    • Charter Hall
    • Colby Hall
    • Connor Hall
    • Contoocook House
    • East Hall
    • Fitch House
    • Lewin House
    • Rowe House
    • Sanborn House
    • Union Hall
    • West Hall

Courses

  • The organization offers an array of ranging courses for international students which includes 115-degree programs through Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate courses.
  • Of that, 78 programs can be presented by distance learning.
  • About 37 bachelors, 12 masters, and one doctoral degree program, under 11 departments are offered at the college currently.
  • At the institute, programs have been classified as two types based on their program type and it has been classified into ten types based on their program of interest.
  • Based on the program’s type, it has been classified as Associate’s and Bachelor’s programs.
  • Based on the program’s interest, it has been classified as Accounting, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Healthcare Administration, Human Services, Humanities, Liberal Studies, Psychology, Social Sciences, and Sociology programs.
  • Some of the popular majors are – Business, Management, Marketing, Visual and Performing Arts, Social Sciences, etc.

New England College Application Process

How to Apply?

Application Portal: Students can apply online at the official website.

Application Fee: 35 USD

Application deadline: The application deadline is rolling.

Basic Admission Requirements

  • Academic transcripts. Every international student is required to utilize a credentialing association, for example, WES.org, ECE, or ACCRO.
  • All graduate programs need a minimum UG grade average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • A current resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of recommendation, either professional or academic, attesting to the student’s ability and potential
  • ACT/SAT or GMAT/GRE scores for undergraduate and graduate students, respectively.
  • English language proficiency scores like TOEFL/IELTS or equivalent for non-native speakers with minimum scores as follows:
Name of TestMinimum score for Direct Admission
TOEFL (IBT)80 and above
IELTS6.5 and above
PTE65
Duolingo English Test105 and above

New England College Cost of Attendance

For all the aspirants of the institute, anestimated budget for international students looking to study in the US are detailed below.

Type of FeeSemester (in USD)Year (in USD)
Tuition & Fees18,74537,490
Student Service Fee5901,180
Health Insurance (Estimated)1,6001,600
Shared Room3,8057,610
Board (15 Meal Plan)3,2806,560
Books and Supplies1,5003,000
TOTAL CHARGES29,52057,440

Scholarships/Financial Aid

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.

  • Presidential Scholarship
  • Alta Petenda Scholarship
  • New England Scholarship
  • Leadership Scholarship

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.

Alumni network

  • The institute has an alumni network of more than 12,000 people, which is expanding rapidly.
  • The college offers a new profit to all NEC Alumni. The Pilgrim Plus Scholarship could be a 25% tuition fee discount applied to graduate-level categories across a good range of graduate programs.
  • It offers a generous scholarship for children of alumni.
  • A few notable alumni:
    • Geena Davis- Academy Award-winning actress
    • Ira Joe Fisher-meteorologist and former weather reporter for CBS
    • Mark Lindquist-sculptor
    • Allen Steele-science fiction author.

Placements

The Office of Career and Life Planning (CLP) helps students of the institute for their future by following measures.

  • Develop career and life plans steadily with their abilities, interests, qualities and individual attributes;
  • Obtain aptitudes by taking part in internships, administration exercises, and study abroad;
  • Exhibit the consequences of their encounters all through the study hall and adequately present themselves;
  • Make associations in the world of work and further examination.

Employment rate of the institute is around 93%. The median starting salary of college alumni is 42,600 USD.

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New England College Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population4427
FAFSA Code002579
Accreditation NEASC
Average Cost of Attendance$36,754 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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New England College Acceptance Rate

99.6%

Acceptance Rate

9214

Total Applicants

4427

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

47.6%

Male

52.4%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program99.6%
Total Applicants2289
Total Enrolled2279
Graduate
Graduate Programs99.6%
Total Applicants2157
Total Enrolled2148

New England College Enrollment

Enrollment
New England College Enrollment4427
Undergraduate Enrollment2279
Graduate Enrollment2148
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate42.9%

Attendance Cost

$36,754

Attendance Cost

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

Tuition 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
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
3220971224922
+1-603-428-2211
TELEPHONE
98 Bridge Street, NH 03242
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NEARBY THIS CAMPUS


Super Market

New Harvester Market Inc1.55 Km

Book Store

Henniker Book Farm3.03 Km

Airport

Concord Municipal Airport26.13 Km
Manchester-Boston Regional Airport41.78 Km
Jaffrey Airport - Silver Ranch Airpark43.92 Km
Dillant-Hopkins Airport47.84 Km
Nashua Municipal Airport50.62 Km
Laconia Municipal Airport54.76 Km
Hartness State Airport59.21 Km
Lebanon Municipal Airport63.26 Km
Fitchburg Municipal Airport69.48 Km
Moore Army Airfield69.67 Km
Gardner Municipal Airport71.51 Km
Lawrence Municipal Airport76.53 Km
Portsmouth International Airport at Pease81.84 Km
Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport99.21 Km
Worcester Regional Airport101.28 Km
Boston Logan International Airport112.28 Km
Portland International Jetport132.89 Km
Bradley International Airport154.69 Km
LaGuardia Airport316.31 Km
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