|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||30:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,021 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Southern New Hampshire University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,207 applications and 3,907 students were granted admission. Southern New Hampshire University is at the #91 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Southern New Hampshire University's tuition was $30,756 for all students regardless of residency (14.8% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 66% of Southern New Hampshire University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 41% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,076 (which is 30.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Southern New Hampshire University in 2016-2017, was 1,539, which is 55% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,521 (which is 6.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Southern New Hampshire University has enrolled a total of 73,177 students (26,009 students full-time and 47,168 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 73,177 students, 4,584 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 36% men and 64% women and 54,150 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 19,027 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 61,495 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 21%
Black/African American: 14%
Two or more races: 1%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Southern New Hampshire University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||41%||12,577||4137|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||8%||2,482||824|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||8%||2,361||692|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||7%||2,209||463|
|English Language And Literature/letters||7%||2,048||454|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||4%||1,079||347|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||695||103|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||460||120|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Southern New Hampshire University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Southern New Hampshire University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $37,100. Last year, out of the total 1,711 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,557 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,803 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,623 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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