Granite State College: Review & Facts

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Granite State College is a small four-year, public school with 2,180 students enrolled. This school was established in 1972 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Concord, New Hampshire.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are available at Granite State College.

Granite State College follows a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, General Studies, Education, Business, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Granite State College student retention rate is low at 56% (way below New Hampshire average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Granite State College is very low - 27%.

Student to faculty ratio at Granite State College is pretty good: 12:1. Read more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,100
Low
Average tuition pricing is low - $7,800 per year. The additional fees at Granite State College not covered by tuition are roughly $300; which comes to a total of $8,100 per year.

Read the details about Granite State College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Granite State College is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $45.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Granite State College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (603) 228-3000 or check Granite State College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Granite State College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Granite State College, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Granite State College.

Based on the college crime data, Granite State College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Granite State College Location and Maps



Post Address: Granite State College, 25 Hall Street, Concord, New Hampshire 03301-3471, USA
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