Nashua Community College

505 Amherst St
Nashua, NH 03063-1026
Tel: (603)578-8900
2,184 students
Public institution
  • The New Hampshire Community Technical College System is committed to providing comprehensive, market-driven, accessible, quality programs of higher education that respond to the needs of students, businesses, and communities.
School Highlights
Nashua Community College serves 2,184 students (33% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equalto than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 17%.
Nashua Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Hillsborough County, NH.
The nearest community college is Manchester Community College (Manchester - 03102) (15.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 124 teachers has grown by 67% over five years.
Nashua Community College (NH) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 124 staff 82 staff
Nashua Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 2,184 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has grown by 45% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,184 students 1,511 students
Nashua Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Nashua Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 717 students 578 students
Nashua Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 1,467 students 773 students
Nashua Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Nashua Community College Enrollment Breakdown NH All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
1%
Nashua Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
7%
4%
Nashua Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
3%
2%
Nashua Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
82%
83%
Nashua Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Nashua Community College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
4%
9%
Nashua Community College Ethnicity Breakdown NH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.32 0.30
Nashua Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $7,232 is more than the state average of $7,168. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $15,808 is more than the state average of $15,744. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,232 $7,168
Nashua Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,808 $15,744
Nashua Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70% 81%
Nashua Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The New Hampshire Community Technical College System includes four Colleges on eight campuses as well as several satellite campuses, with location across the state. New Hampshire Community Technical College at Nashua seeks to meet the region's educational needs through a comprehensive program of transfer, technical, business and industry specific programs. Students may select from the various associate degree options offered in the Arts and Sciences leading to transfer in baccalaureate programs at a four-year college or university. Students seeking more immediate employment after two years or less may elect Associate Degree or Certificate programs in our varied technical fields. New Hampshire Community Technical College at Nashua has a lot of opportunities for students to become involved in activities, clubs, community service, sports, or other organizations. Each club gets an annual budget and that money can be used for trips, materials, conferences, training, activities, community service or anything the students wish to spend the money on. The Student Senate also financially supports additional on-or-off campus activities. All clubs and activities are open to any and all students that wish to participate.

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Did You Know?
For New Hampshire public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,168 per year for in-state students and $15,744 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,964 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Hampshire community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in New Hampshire is Lakes Region Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.