Located in the beautiful location of New Hampshire, Keene State College is a public institution built in 1909. This prestigious institute of the US Education System operates on a semester-based academic calendar and is ranked one of the best colleges for the year 2020. The students enrolled nearly 3,500 students in the year 2020 that represented applicants from different countries across the world.
It provides more than 40 undergraduate and various graduate and certificate courses for its international candidates seeking to enroll at the institute for studying in the USA. The college offers small classes and individual mentoring to all its candidates which are reflected in its student-faculty ratio of 17:1.
Admissions at Keene State College observe a common application deadline of April 1. The institute waives of the application fee for all applicants applying before January 1. However, entries received post January 1 must be accompanied by a nonrefundable fee of 50 USD. The college observes an acceptance rate of around 81% which makes it one of the lightly selective institutes that admits any candidate with a decent overall profile.
Given below are the rankings of the university as per the year 2020.
|Endowment||USD 33.9 million|
|Cost of Attendance||36,100 USD|
|Campus Housing Capacity||55%|
|Application Fee||50 USD (waived before January 1)|
|Application Deadline||April 1|
|English language proficiency score||TOEFL or equivalent|
|Financial Aid||Available as awards and scholarships|
|Student Retention Rate||75%|
|361 Main Street||Female||361|
|the butler court||co-ed||216|
|Pondside 2 apartments||co-ed||120|
Application Portal: Apply using the University’s website or common application
Application Fee: No application fee before January 1. 50 USD after January 1
Application deadline: April 1
Basic Admission Requirements:
For all the prospective applicants of the college, an estimated budget for international students looking to study in the US for the year 2020-2021 is as mentioned below.
|Expenses||Residents Of Nh||Out Of State|
|Tuition (full-time)||11,754 USD||21,466 USD|
|Room||8,406 USD||8,406 USD|
|Board||4,118 USD||4,118 USD|
|Mandatory Fees||2,884 USD||2,884 USD|
|Total||27,162 USD||36,874 USD|
The college offers various awards and scholarships for international students to study in the USA. The eligibility of every scholarship differs and some such studentships are discussed with their eligibility requirements as follows:
The eligibility of the scholarship varies from student to student. In order to avail of the opportunity, a student is required to submit an application form. Students can apply for them via an online application that is available on the university’s website.
The college offers students varied opportunities to gain practical knowledge and experience. It organizes Future Fair Sponsorship programs to provide additional support to the KSC career programming and resources. It also provides an excellent internship opportunity for its students. Internships are available for credit and not for credit, paid or unpaid and take place during the academic year.
At the college, students are placed in 3-4 field experience areas depending upon their program. A student can gain knowledge from that fieldwork ranging from observation and analysis in an early experience to complete responsibility for the professional role in student teaching in the culminating field.
The institute offers students the assistance in getting into a job by providing them the steps to search, apply and manage various job opportunities. According to data provided by Payscale, the average salary of the Keene’s graduates is around 60,000 USD.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$20,432 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Keene State College Enrollment||4577|
|Average Graduation Rate||60.6%|
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||$20,432 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$900 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$10,666 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,850 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$8,578 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,050 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,050 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$2,050 / Year|
|New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Nursing Programs||Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education|
|Programs||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary