New Hampshire Colleges List

The best college in New Hampshire according to the UR top 100 colleges list is Dartmouth College, which is ranked as the 26th best in the USA and the 117th best in the world; this college is rated the 11th best in the US by the USNews and the 18th best by Forbes. Other well thought of colleges nationally include the University of New Hampshire (Forbes: 185th ; USNews: 99th).

List of New Hampshire Colleges

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
Antioch University New England40 Avon St, Keene, NH 03431Private1,200 (Grad)1964
Colby-Sawyer College541 Main Street, New London, NH 03257-7818Private1415$37,300$37,3001837
Daniel Webster College20 University Drive, Nashua, NH 03063Private600$15,630$15,63060%1965
Dartmouth College6016 McNutt Hall, Hanover, NH 03755Private4276$48,108$48,10810%1769
Franklin Pierce University40 University Drive, Rindge, NH 03461Private1687$31,782$31,78293%1962
Granite State College25 Hall Street, Concord, NH 03301Public1723$8,775$9,675100%1972
Keene State College229 Main Street, Keene, NH 03435Public4804$12,864$20,78482%1909
Mount Washington College3 Sundial Avenue, Manchester, NH 03103Private$8,016$8,0161900
New England College15 Main Street, Henniker, NH 03242Private1607$34,250$34,25090%1946
Plymouth State University17 High Street, Plymouth, NH 03264-1595Public4065$12,677$20,58778%1871
Rivier University420 South Main Street, Nashua, NH 03060Private1591$28,055$28,0551933
Saint Anselm College100 St. Anselm Drive, Manchester, NH 03102-1310Private1923$36,336$36,33674%1889
Southern New Hampshire University2500 N. River Road, Manchester, NH 03106Private18103$29,924$29,92478%1932
Thomas More College of Liberal Arts6 Manchester St, Merrimack, NH 03054Private80$20,400$20,4001978
University of New Hampshire105 Main St, Durham, NH 03824Public12531$16,552$29,53278%1866
University of New Hampshire at Manchester400 Commercial St, Manchester, NH 03101Public1500$13,350$26,3301985
University of New Hampshire School of Law2 White St, NH 03301Public513 (Grad)1973

Size wise the largest colleges by undergraduate student body are the Southern New Hampshire University (18,103 students) and the University of New Hampshire (located in Durham; 12,531 students). The smallest establishments include the Thomas More College of Liberal Arts (80 students) and Daniel Webster College (600 students).

Of the main public higher education establishments the lowest in-state tuition fees are offered by the Granite State College (In-state tuition: $8,775; Out of state fees: $9,675), and Plymouth State University (In-state: $12,677; Out of state: $20,587).

Conversely, the highest priced public college in New Hampshire State is the University of New Hampshire ($16,552 In-state tuition fees and $29,532 Out of state fees).

Of the private institutions, the lowest priced establishments are Mount Washington College ($8,016) and Daniel Webster College ($15,630), whilst the most expensive universities in the state are Dartmouth ($48,108) and Colby-Sawyer College ($37,300).

The most selective places in the list of New Hampshire colleges is Dartmouth College (10% acceptance rate) and it is also the oldest college in New Hampshire, established in 1769.

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