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New Hampshire Business Colleges

20 Colleges
11,585 Yearly Graduations
$77,710 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$29,941 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

New Hampshire ranked #25 in the nation for business degrees handed out in 2019. Around 11,585 students received some type of diploma that year. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $19,428 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $25,222 a year.

About 67% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $7,485 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

Southern New Hampshire University

Manchester, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
8,455 Yearly Degrees
$31,136 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 113,514 students at SNHU in total, 92,902 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 27,372 are full-time. For undergraduates at SNHU, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 78%. Around 37% of accepted students are men, and 63% are women.

Approximately 62% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,511 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SNHU is $38,900.

Public Public vs. Private
1,218 Yearly Degrees
$18,879 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 14,788 students at UNH in total, 12,238 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 11,960 are full-time. It takes the average UNH undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 77%. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Roughly 71% of students at UNH take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $10,152 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $42,400 during the early-career years.

#3

Dartmouth College

Hanover, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
462 Yearly Degrees
$57,204 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 6,606 students at Dartmouth in total, 4,459 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 4,401 are full-time. It takes the average Dartmouth undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

This a very selective school with only 10% of students getting accepted. Around 50% of accepted students are men, and 50% are women.

Approximately 44% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,195 a year. The student loan default rate of 0.8% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Dartmouth with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $58,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#4

Plymouth State University

Plymouth, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
350 Yearly Degrees
$14,440 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Plymouth State University is 4,648, of which 3,802 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,659 are full-time. For undergraduates at Plymouth State, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 79%. Around 47% of accepted students are men, and 53% are women.

Roughly 79% of students at Plymouth State take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $9,135 a year. Plymouth State has a 4.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Plymouth State is $33,100.

#5

Granite State College

Concord, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
165 Yearly Degrees
$7,791 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Granite State College is 2,005, of which 1,729 students are undergraduates and of those, 827 are full-time. It takes the average GSC undergraduate about 4.0 years to complete their degree.

Approximately 74% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $3,828 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.7% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,200 during the early-career years.

#6

New England College

Henniker, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
164 Yearly Degrees
$25,735 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,527 students at NEC in total, 1,858 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,809 are full-time. It takes the average NEC undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

Around 100% of students who apply get accepted. Around 39% of accepted students are men, and 61% are women.

Approximately 86% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $9,010 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from NEC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#7

Franklin Pierce University

Rindge, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
134 Yearly Degrees
$39,100 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Franklin Pierce University is 2,114, of which 1,600 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,450 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Roughly 85% of students at Franklin Pierce take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $14,300 a year. Franklin Pierce has a 4.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Franklin Pierce with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $34,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#8

Saint Anselm College

Manchester, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
117 Yearly Degrees
$41,800 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,033 students at St. Anselm College in total, 2,014 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 76%. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

Approximately 72% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,934 a year. St. Anselm College has a 1.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from St. Anselm College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $49,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#9

Manchester Community College

Manchester, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
84 Yearly Degrees
$7,090 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Manchester Community College is 2,565, which includes 805 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

55% of MCC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,347 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.8% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from MCC is $32,200.

#10

Keene State College

Keene, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
78 Yearly Degrees
$14,568 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Keene State College is 3,502, of which 3,378 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,279 are full-time. It takes the average Keene State undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

Roughly 75% of students at Keene State take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,388 a year. Keene State has a 3.7% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,900 during the early-career years.

#11

Great Bay Community College

Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
67 Yearly Degrees
$7,200 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 578 full-time undergraduates at Great Bay Community College, and 1,695 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

46% of Great Bay Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,936 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.2% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,800 during the early-career years.

#12

NHTI-Concord's Community College

Concord, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
65 Yearly Degrees
$7,250 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at NHTI-Concord’s Community College is 3,256, which includes 1,282 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 66% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,207 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.9% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from NHTI with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#13

Rivier University

Nashua, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
64 Yearly Degrees
$33,540 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,438 undergraduates at Rivier, of which 943 are full-time, and there are 2,332 students altogether. For undergraduates at Rivier, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 68%. Around 25% of accepted students are men, and 75% are women.

Approximately 94% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $9,118 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $39,800 during the early-career years.

#14

Nashua Community College

Nashua, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
39 Yearly Degrees
$7,140 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,516 students at Nashua Community College in total, 515 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

45% of Nashua Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,763 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Nashua Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#15

University of New Hampshire at Manchester

Manchester, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
33 Yearly Degrees
$15,685 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 753 students at UNH Manchester in total, 723 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 595 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UNH Manchester is 4.2 years.

About 61% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Approximately 62% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,469 a year. UNH Manchester has a 2.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UNH Manchester with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $42,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#16

Lakes Region Community College

Laconia, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
28 Yearly Degrees
$6,738 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 700 students at Lakes Region Community College in total, 291 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

Roughly 74% of students at Lakes Region Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,613 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,300 during the early-career years.

#16

Colby - Sawyer College

New London, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
28 Yearly Degrees
$43,188 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Colby - Sawyer College is 855, of which 851 students are undergraduates and of those, 803 are full-time. It takes the average Colby - Sawyer undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

Around 87% of students who apply get accepted. Around 34% of accepted students are men, and 66% are women.

Approximately 78% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,965 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Colby - Sawyer with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#18

River Valley Community College

Claremont, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
20 Yearly Degrees
$6,940 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 149 full-time undergraduates at NH Community Technical College - Claremont, and 759 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

Approximately 38% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,478 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from NH Community Technical College - Claremont with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#19

White Mountains Community College

Berlin, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
7 Yearly Degrees
$7,090 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at White Mountains Community College is 697, which includes 252 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

Roughly 66% of students at White Mountains Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,869 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from White Mountains Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#19

Antioch University - New England

Keene, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
7 Yearly Degrees

The student loan default rate of 3.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Antioch University - New England with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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