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

Website: www.nec.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,840
Undergraduate
Students
(58.5%) 1,076 Women
(41.5%) 764 Men
873
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
100% of 8,616 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.59
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$55,840
Tuition and Fees
$38,670
Room and Board
$14,170
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Freshman Award
$31,129
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$37,747
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
42
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
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Campus Life

Henniker Population
1,747
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
41% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Pilgrims
Sororities
8% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.9% Asian
25.2% Black/African-American
8.6% Hispanic/Latino
4.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
52.9% White
6.5% Unknown
International Students
3.9% from 21 countries
First-Year Students Returning
58.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
27.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
87%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
21.0%
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