A Pathways Plus Program university partner Located in typical, picturesque New England town approx. 90 minutes from Boston 1,100 undergraduates; 450 graduate students 13:1 student/faculty ratio Excellent ESL Transition Program for undergraduates 3 month ESL Transition Program for post-graduates Masters in Management does NOT require GMAT and may be completed in 18 months Very reasonably priced Masters programs 98% job and graduate school placement

What's special?

US News & World Report places New England College in the 2nd tier of regional Universities, North

The five-semester calendar enables students to accelerate their program to achieve an undergraduate degree in three years and, potentially, leave the college with a Master's degree in four years.

  • Our 40-credit, 10-course, MBA costs $24,220 for the entire degree program
  • The MBA can be completed in a few as 10 months, or as long as 20 months, depending on the student’s desired pace of study.  Students are full-time in either case.
  • New England College offers 6 intakes per year for graduate students.  We have a new term starting every 2 months.
  • New England College has a 100% OPT approval rate!
  • $10,000 Academic Scholarships offered to undergraduate students – renewable for four years, automatically.

Fast facts

Temperate - 4 seasons
18, Student/faculty ratio: 11:1
237 , 76% with advanced degrees , 19% fulltime
Manchester, NH (MHT) Or Boston, MA (BOS)


Programs of study add

22 undergraduate programs

  • ESL
  • Anthropology
  • Art
    • Art
    • Art: History and Theory
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
    • Business Administration
    • Business Administration: Accounting
    • Business Administration: Sports Management
  • Communication Studies
    • Communication Studies
    • Communication Studies: Creative Writing
  • Computer
    • Computer
    • Computer: Info Systems/Tech Management
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
    • Education
    • Education: Early Childhood Education
    • Education: Elementary School Emphasis
    • Education: English
    • Education: Life Sciences
    • Education: Mathematics
    • Education: Physical Education
    • Education: Secondary Emphasis
    • Education: Social Studies/Science
    • Education: Special Education
  • Environmental Science/Studies
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Health
    • Health
    • Health: Sciences
  • History
  • Kinesiology
  • Languages and Cultures
    • Languages and Cultures
    • Languages and Cultures: English
  • Legal Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Outdoor Education
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology/Social Justice
  • Theatre Arts
  • Women's and Gender Studies

Accommodations add

On-campus residence required through junior year

Double Residence including traditional residence halls, suites and apartments available throughout 4 years of study

19 Meal Plan includes 19 meals per week at Gilmore Dining Hall and $100 Flex Dollars. NEC Dining Services is proud to provide restaurant-style food and services that are truly designed for every taste.

Admissions criteria add


Direct Admission:
75 iBT or IELTS: 6.5
Conditional Acceptance:
40 iBT or IELTS: 4
Accepts OEAT
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Programs of study add

Master's Degree Programs: American Studies, Business Administration, Business Administration/Computer Information Systems, Business Administration/Engineering Project Management, Business Administration/Health Informatics, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Computer Information Systems, Computer Information Systems/Data Modeling & Analytics, Computer Information Systems/Networking, Computer Information Systems/PegaSystems, Computer Information Systems/Programming, Computer Information Systems/Project Management, Computer Information Systems/Web Technologies, Data Analytics & Business Statistics, Engineering Project Management, Health Informatics, Human Services, Public Policy

  • ESL
  • Accounting
  • Administration
    • Administration: Business Administration
    • Administration: Public Policy
  • American Studies
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Data Analytics
  • Education
    • Education
    • Education: Curriculum and Instruction
    • Education: Elementary Education
    • Education: Leadership
    • Education: Literacy and Language Arts
    • Education: School Principal
    • Education: School Superintendent
    • Education: Special Education
  • Engineering
    • Engineering
    • Engineering: Management Engineering
  • Health Science
  • Human Services
  • Management
    • Management: Health Care/Wellness Management
    • Management: Strategic Sales
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Non-Profit Leadership
  • Strategic Leadership

Accommodations add


Admissions criteria add

Not Required

Not Required


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  • Alpine Skiing
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Field Hockey
  • Ice Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Campus features

Traditional residence halls, suites, apartments; Student Center, Coffee House, Radio Station, Theatre, Ice Hockey Arena, Field House, Gymnasium, Fitness Center, 26 acres of athletic fields and three miles of cross country trails.

Extracurricular activities

  • Adventure Bound
  • Aspiring Minds
  • Business Club
  • Carriage Theatre Ensemble
  • Criminal Justice Club
  • Dance Club
  • Environmental Action Committee
  • Health Science Club
  • Henniker Review
  • International Students Association
  • The New Englander
  • Political Science Club
  • Psychology Club
  • Student Entertainment Committee
  • Student Senate
  • Women's Rugby
  • WNEC Radio
  • among others

Estimated costs


$25,295 ESL Program

ESL credit-bearing courses integrated within the first year curriculum


Contact us for program specific post-graduate cost estimates.

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