New England College

98 Bridge St, Henniker, United States
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Overview of New England College

About this school

New England College, founded in 1946, is a private, liberal arts institution. Its 225-acre campus is located in Henniker, 17 miles from Concord.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,756
    • Men:721 (41.1%)
    • Women:1,035 (58.9%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to New England College is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
3
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
-
-
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
15 Main Street
City, State, Zip
Henniker, NH  03242-3293
Phone
(603) 428-2223
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
99% of 4,204 applicants were admitted
Women
99% of 2,403 applicants were admitted
Men
99% of 1,801 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
743 (18%) of 4,163 admitted students enrolled
Women
412 (17%) of 2,383 admitted students enrolled
Men
331 (19%) of 1,780 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
2.57
375 And Above
4%
3.50 - 3.74
5%
3.25 - 3.49
8%
3.00 - 3.24
19%
2.50 - 2.99
24%
2.00 - 2.49
29%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
Not reported
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $36,954 (68.65200267518763%)
  • Room & Board: - $13,874 (25.774689752545143%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (1.8577691907557405%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,000 (3.715538381511481%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


New England College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002579
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
484 (93.4%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
437 (90.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
435 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
16 (3.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$27,668
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 426 (97.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,785
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 406 (93.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,468
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
34 (6.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,309

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,585 (88.4%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,564 (98.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,450 (92.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
95 (6.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$23,463
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,342 (92.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,182
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,322 (91.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,138
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
114 (6.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,847

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
85%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$37,450
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
18.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Humanities, International Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Local/State Students, Parents of Current Students, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


43

Part-Time Faculty


224

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


13%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 29% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 51% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 18% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 2% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 4% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 83% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 13% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
350,123

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
200
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


New England College provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


60.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


27.5%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


29.4%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


31.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (39)


  • Accounting
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Drawing
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Journalism
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Interdisciplinary studies, Psychology

Online Degrees


Business administration, nursing, education, political science, law with New York Law School

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Education, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (18)


  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Higher Education
  • Human Services
  • International Affairs
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Project Management
  • Public Policy
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Writing

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


1,747

Nearest Metropolitan Area


225 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Boston

Weather


Temperature
7.4 average low in January, 77.3 average high in September
Rain
126 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
30 mile(s) from campus in Manchester
Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Concord
Nearest Train Station
90 mile(s) from campus in Boston

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing

Students of College Housing


36% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


64%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Pilgrims
School Colors
Royal and scarlet

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, cheerleading, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


New England College offers drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student senate, campus activities board, role playing association, international student association, political science club

Sororities


8% of women participate

Fraternities


5% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,730

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,756
Women
1,035
Men
721

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.5% Asian
  • 25.3% Black/African-American
  • 8.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 54.7% White
  • 7.5% Unknown

International Students


4.0% from 19 countries

Average Age


28

Number of Graduate Students


869

Student Resources

Study resources