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Keene State, founded in 1909, is a public college. Its 160-acre campus is located in Keene, in the southwestern corner of New Hampshire.

Website: www.keene.edu/

Public
Co-ed
3,780
Undergraduate
Students
(54.7%) 2,067 Women
(45.3%) 1,713 Men
86
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
83% of 5,580 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.98
SAT Math
450-560 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
530 average
480-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $28,528
Out-of-state: $37,716
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,568
Out-of-state: $23,756
Room and Board
$11,560
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Freshman Award
$13,334
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$39,687
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Keene Population
23,419
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
55% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Owls
Sororities
7% of women participate
Fraternities
6% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
1.5% Black/African-American
3.8% Hispanic/Latino
2.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
84.9% White
6.0% Unknown
International Students
0.1% from 8 countries
First-Year Students Returning
71.2%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
52.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
24.0%
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