Granite State College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

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
Location Map - Street View:
Granite State College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Granite State College Location Map - City View

Read all information about Granite State College:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime


New Hampshire Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Our directory contains 17 accounting and finance schools in Manchester, Concord, Nashua, Rindge, Durham, Berlin, New London, and 9 other cities. About 1,100 accounting and finance diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition for accounting and finance programs in NH is roughly $27,500.

Broadcasting
Learn more about 5 broadcasting colleges in Manchester, Henniker, Rindge, and Concord. Approximately 100 broadcasting diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for broadcasting degree programs in NH - $25,300.

Business
Learn about 22 business schools in Manchester, Nashua, Keene, Concord, Laconia, Hanover, Portsmouth, and 11 more cities. Approximately 4,400 business degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for business programs in NH is around $27,900.

Communication and Journalism
Read information about 12 communication and journalism colleges in Manchester, Keene, Concord, Rindge, Nashua, Henniker, Plymouth, Durham, and New London. Approximately 600 communication and journalism degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for communication and journalism programs in NH is approximately $26,500.

Computer Science
Detailed information about 20 computer science schools in Manchester, Nashua, Concord, Laconia, Hanover, Rindge, Claremont, and 10 more cities. Around 1,100 computer science degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for computer science degree programs in NH is about $28,200.

Criminal Justice
Detailed information about 17 criminal justice schools in Manchester, Nashua, Concord, Henniker, Claremont, Portsmouth, Durham, and 8 more cities. Approximately 800 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for criminal justice degree programs in NH is approximately $23,400.

Education
Read about 22 education schools in Manchester, Keene, Concord, Nashua, Laconia, West Lebanon, Durham, and 13 more cities. Approximately 2,000 education diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for education degree programs in NH is roughly $22,800.

English and Literature
Detailed information about 13 english and literature colleges in Manchester, Henniker, Concord, New London, Lebanon, Hanover, Rindge, and 8 more cities. Approximately 1,100 english and literature diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for english and literature programs in NH - $30,100.

General Studies
Get details on 23 general studies colleges in Manchester, Nashua, Concord, New London, Durham, Berlin, Portsmouth, and 13 other cities. Approximately 1,400 general studies diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for general studies degree programs in NH: $23,900.

History
Learn more about 11 history colleges in Manchester, Concord, Rindge, Hanover, Plymouth, Keene, Durham, Nashua, and Henniker. Around 400 history diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for history degree programs in NH is about $33,000.

Management
Get details on 22 management schools in Manchester, Nashua, Keene, Concord, Laconia, Hanover, Plymouth, and 12 other cities. Around 5,000 management degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for management degree programs in NH is about $27,800.

Marketing and Advertising
Learn more about 12 marketing and advertising schools in Nashua, Manchester, Rindge, Henniker, Portsmouth, Concord, Plymouth, and Keene. Around 500 marketing and advertising degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for marketing and advertising programs in NH is approximately $25,900.

Mathematics
Get details on 12 mathematics colleges in Manchester, Henniker, Concord, Plymouth, Lebanon, Hanover, Rindge, and 8 other cities. About 300 mathematics degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for mathematics programs in NH is roughly $31,200.

Medical
Read information about 18 medical colleges in Manchester, Keene, Concord, Claremont, Nashua, Durham, Plymouth, and 11 other cities. About 1,600 medical degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for medical programs in NH - $29,700.

Medical Assistant
Read about 14 medical assistant colleges in Manchester, Concord, Laconia, New London, Henniker, Claremont, Rindge, and 7 more cities. Around 600 medical assistant diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for medical assistant programs in NH is about $15,100.

Nursing
We list 19 nursing colleges in Manchester, Nashua, Concord, Laconia, Durham, Portsmouth, Berlin, and 10 other cities. Approximately 1,400 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition for nursing programs in NH: $25,000.

Occupational Therapy
Read about 13 occupational therapy colleges in Keene, Concord, Manchester, New London, Rindge, Nashua, Henniker, and 7 more cities. Approximately 700 occupational therapy diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition for occupational therapy degree programs in NH is approximately $25,800.

Office and Clerical Services
Get details on 4 office and clerical services colleges in Berlin, Laconia, Concord, and Manchester. Approximately 100 office and clerical services diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for office and clerical services programs in NH is approximately $14,600.

Psychology
Learn about 17 psychology colleges in Manchester, Nashua, Concord, Keene, Henniker, Plymouth, Hanover, and 8 more cities. About 1,800 psychology degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for psychology programs in NH - $27,100.

Resort and Hospitality
Detailed information about 7 resort and hospitality colleges in Concord, Portsmouth, Durham, Plymouth, Manchester, and Berlin. Around 200 resort and hospitality degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for resort and hospitality degree programs in NH: $22,400.

Social Work
Read information about 13 social work schools in Nashua, Concord, Manchester, Keene, Rindge, Henniker, Berlin, and 7 other cities. Around 400 social work diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for social work programs in NH is around $25,100.

Sociology and Anthropology
Our listing contains 12 sociology and anthropology schools in Manchester, Henniker, Concord, New London, Lebanon, Hanover, Rindge, and 8 other cities. About 500 sociology and anthropology diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for sociology and anthropology programs in NH - $31,100.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges