Southern New Hampshire University: Review & Facts

Southern New Hampshire University
School Review,
Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Excellent Quality: Education Quality Rating - Oustanding Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Fair Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Southern New Hampshire University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 11,855 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1932 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
At Southern New Hampshire University you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Southern New Hampshire University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Accounting and Finance, Psychology, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
72%
Southern New Hampshire University student retention rate is fair at 72% (close to New Hampshire average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Southern New Hampshire University is low - 42%.

Student to faculty ratio at Southern New Hampshire University is reasonably decent -- 21:1. Find out more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,400
Average tuition pricing is very high, around $27,000 a year. The additional fees at Southern New Hampshire University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $400; which makes it a total of $27,400 per academic year.

Read the details about Southern New Hampshire University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
84%
Southern New Hampshire University will accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

According to government data, 4,164 applications were submitted and 3,483 were accepted (84%); so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Southern New Hampshire University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Southern New Hampshire University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (603) 668-2211 or check Southern New Hampshire University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,500
Southern New Hampshire University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Southern New Hampshire University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C
Southern New Hampshire University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,700 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high: approximately $7,500 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Southern New Hampshire University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Southern New Hampshire University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Southern New Hampshire University Location and Maps



Post Address: Southern New Hampshire University, 2500 North River Road, Manchester, New Hampshire 03106-1045, USA
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