New England College (NEC) is located in typical, picturesque New England town approx. 90 minutes from Boston.

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: 13:1
237, 76% with advanced degrees, 19% fulltime
Manchester, NH (MHT) Or Boston, MA (BOS)


Programs of study add

Bachelor Degree Programs:

  • BS Accounting
  • BA Art/Fine Art
  • BA Art/Media Art
  • BS Biology
  • BS Biology/Conservation Biology
  • BA Business Administration/Accounting
  • BA Business Administration/Marketing
  • BA Business Administration/Strategic Sales Management
  • BA Communication Studies
  • BS Computer Information Systems
  • BA Creative Writing
  • BA Criminal Justice
  • BA Education
  • BA Education/Art Education: K-Grade 12
  • BA Education/Educational Communities
  • BA Education/Elementary: K-Grade 8
  • BA Education/General Special Education: K-Grade 12
  • BA Education/Physical Education: K-Grade 12
  • BA Education/Secondary: Grades 5-12/English
  • BA Education/Secondary: Grades 5-12/Life Sciences
  • BA Education/Secondary: Grades 5-12/Social Studies
  • BA Education/TheatreK-Grade 12
  • BS Environmental Science
  • BS Environmental Studies and Sustainability
  • BA Game and Digital Media Design
  • BA Health Science
  • BA History
  • BA Integrated Studies in Philosophy & Literature
  • BS Kinesiology
  • BA Outdoor Education
  • BA Political Science
  • BA Psychology
  • BA Sport & Recreation Management
  • BA Theatre

Subject Areas

  • ESL
  • Art
    • Art
    • Art: Game Art and Design
    • Art: Media
    • Art: Studio
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
    • Business Administration
    • Business Administration: Accounting
    • Business Administration: Management
    • Business Administration: Marketing
    • 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
  • English
  • Environmental Science/Studies
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Health
    • Health
    • Health: Sciences
    • Health: Sports Medicine/Sciences
  • History
  • Kinesiology
  • Languages and Cultures
    • Languages and Cultures
    • Languages and Cultures: English
    • Languages and Cultures: English Literature
  • Legal Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Outdoor Education
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Theatre Arts

Accommodations add

On-campus residence required through junior year.  NEC provides on campus housing primarily to full-time undergraduate students.

Learn more about NEC Residence Halls.

After you have submitted your enrollment deposit, you will be able to complete your housing contract online in the Enrollment Portal. The housing contract is your opportunity to tell NEC about your housing preferences and choose your meal plan. After your contract is submitted, you will be able to access the Roommate and Lifestyle Survey form where you can provide your roommate preferences and tell NEC more about yourself.

You may also review NEC's housing rates.

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.  Learn more from the NEC Dining Services Website.

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Admissions criteria add


Direct Admission:
75 iBT or IELTS: 6.5
Conditional Admission:
40 iBT or IELTS: 4.0
Accepts OEAT
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Programs of study add

Master's Degree Programs:

  • MBA Business Administration
  • MBA Business Administration/Computer Information Systems
  • MBA Business Administration/Cybersecurity (Executive MBA) - 2nd US Graduate Degree
  • MBA Business Administration/Strategic Leadership
  • MS Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • MS Computer Information Systems
  • MS Computer Information Systems/Data Modeling & Analytics
  • MS Computer Information Systems/Networking
  • MS Computer Information Systems/PegaSystems
  • MS Computer Information Systems/Programming
  • MS Computer Information Systems/Project Management
  • MS Computer Information Systems/Web Technologies
  • MS Data Analytics & Business Statistics
  • MS Engineering Project Management
  • MS Health Informatics
  • MS Human Services
  • MS Information Technology and Cybersecurity (Executive MS) - 2nd US Graduate Degree

Subject Areas

  • ESL
  • Administration
    • Administration: Business Administration
    • Administration: Public Policy
  • Business
    • Business
    • Business: Analytics
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Computer Science
  • Data Analytics
  • Engineering
    • Engineering: Management Engineering
    • Engineering: Software
    • Engineering: Software Systems
  • Health Science
  • Human Services
  • Information Systems
  • Management
    • Management: Business Management
    • Management: Information Technology Management
    • Management: Project Management
    • Management: Systems/Technical Management
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Psychology
    • Psychology
    • Psychology: Clinical
    • Psychology: Counseling Psychology
  • Strategic Leadership

Accommodations add

NEC provides on campus housing primarily to full-time undergraduate students. If housing is available, consideration will be given to graduate students enrolling for a 15-week term and undergraduate students who are enrolled part-time. At this time, NEC is not able to provide designated family housing.

Admissions criteria add



Direct Admission:
61-79 71 iBT: MBA with concentration in CIS 61 iBT: Computer Information Systems 61 iBT: Health Informatics 79 iBT: All other program
Conditional Admission:
45 iBT
Accepts OEAT

Not Required

Not Required


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18 varsity sports

  • 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


Tuition approximately $10,500-$11,000 for 18 credits for most programs

–MBA:  $24,220 (40 credits)

–MS Computer Information Systems: $20,760 (36 credits)

–MS Clinical Mental Health Counseling: $33,900 (60 credits)

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