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New Hampshire Business Colleges

20 Colleges
11,585 Yearly Graduations
$74,644 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$29,552 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 are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $18,661 per year to get their degree at a college in New Hampshire, while out of state students will pay an average of $24,595 per year.

An estimated 67% of college students in New Hampshire take out loans, with the average loan amount being $7,388 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
$9,650 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 134,345 students at SNHU in total, 111,599 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 34,316 are full-time. For undergraduates at SNHU, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

Around 94% of students who apply get accepted. Around 34% of accepted students are men, and 66% are women.

Roughly 63% of students at SNHU take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,501 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,900 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
1,218 Yearly Degrees
$18,938 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 11,787 undergraduates at UNH, of which 11,382 are full-time, and there are 14,348 students altogether. It takes the average UNH undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 85%. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

68% of UNH students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $10,846 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

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
$59,458 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,170 undergraduates at Dartmouth, of which 4,169 are full-time, and there are 6,292 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Dartmouth is 4.1 years.

This a very selective school with only 9% of students getting accepted. Of the accepted students, 50% are men and 50% are women.

Approximately 41% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,960 a year. Dartmouth has a 1.0% 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 $58,900 during the early-career years.

#4

Plymouth State University

Plymouth, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
350 Yearly Degrees
$14,492 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Plymouth State University is 4,491, of which 3,739 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,565 are full-time. For undergraduates at Plymouth State, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

Around 89% of students who apply get accepted. Around 45% of accepted students are men, and 55% are women.

Roughly 82% of students at Plymouth State take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,841 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Plymouth State with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#5

Granite State College

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

There are 1,608 undergraduates at GSC, of which 793 are full-time, and there are 1,879 students altogether. It takes the average GSC undergraduate about 4.8 years to complete their degree.

Approximately 84% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,779 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.2% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

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

#6

New England College

Henniker, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
164 Yearly Degrees
$26,659 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,483 students at NEC in total, 1,774 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,644 are full-time. For undergraduates at NEC, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

Around 96% of students who apply get accepted. Around 37% of accepted students are men, and 63% are women.

97% of NEC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,728 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 $28,500 during the early-career years.

#7

Franklin Pierce University

Rindge, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
134 Yearly Degrees
$40,680 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,928 students at Franklin Pierce in total, 1,436 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,277 are full-time. For undergraduates at Franklin Pierce, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

About 85% of students who apply get accepted. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Roughly 83% of students at Franklin Pierce take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $9,517 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.2% which is much lower than the average 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
$42,810 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,019 students at St. Anselm College in total, 2,005 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 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

Roughly 70% of students at St. Anselm College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,137 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.8% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $49,000 during the early-career years.

#9

Manchester Community College

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

There are 676 full-time undergraduates at MCC, and 2,263 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 55% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,871 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.1% which is higher than 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
$14,638 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,096 undergraduates at Keene State, of which 2,982 are full-time, and there are 3,210 students altogether. It takes the average Keene State undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

Around 91% of students who apply get accepted. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

Roughly 76% of students at Keene State take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,915 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Keene State is $33,900.

#11

Great Bay Community College

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

The total student population at Great Bay Community College is 1,565, which includes 458 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Approximately 43% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,152 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.1% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Great Bay Community College is $30,800.

#12

NHTI-Concord's Community College

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

The total student population at NHTI-Concord’s Community College is 2,945, which includes 979 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Approximately 61% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,606 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.2% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,600 during the early-career years.

#13

Rivier University

Nashua, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
64 Yearly Degrees
$34,510 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,178 students at Rivier in total, 1,296 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 868 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 25% are men and 75% are women.

Roughly 89% of students at Rivier take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $10,158 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Rivier is $39,800.

#14

Nashua Community College

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

There are 1,352 students at Nashua Community College in total, 455 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Roughly 43% of students at Nashua Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,871 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.9% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,000 during the early-career years.

#15

University of New Hampshire at Manchester

Manchester, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
33 Yearly Degrees
$15,778 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of New Hampshire at Manchester is 717, of which 704 students are undergraduates and of those, 589 are full-time. It takes the average UNH Manchester undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

Around 85% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

49% of UNH Manchester students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,008 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.0% which is much lower than the average 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 697 students at Lakes Region Community College in total, 226 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

67% of Lakes Region Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,677 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Lakes Region Community College is $32,300.

#16

Colby - Sawyer College

New London, New Hampshire
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
28 Yearly Degrees
$43,646 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Colby - Sawyer College is 910, of which 878 students are undergraduates and of those, 811 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Colby - Sawyer is 4.1 years.

Around 91% of students who apply get accepted. Around 27% of accepted students are men, and 73% are women.

80% of Colby - Sawyer students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $10,164 a year. Colby - Sawyer has a 4.0% 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 Colby - Sawyer is $33,600.

#18

River Valley Community College

Claremont, New Hampshire
Public Public vs. Private
20 Yearly Degrees
$7,160 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 694 students at NH Community Technical College - Claremont in total, 127 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 4 to 1.

Roughly 59% of students at NH Community Technical College - Claremont take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,952 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.1% is very similar to 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
$7,050 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at White Mountains Community College is 649, which includes 211 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Roughly 64% of students at White Mountains Community College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,689 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from White Mountains Community College is $28,400.

#19

Antioch University - New England

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

Antioch University - New England has a 4.1% 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 $33,500 during the early-career years.

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