School Highlights

Great Bay Community College serves 1,695 students (34% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is higher than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,695 students
  • In-state tuition: $7,104
  • Out-state tuition: $15,264
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 19%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Overview

The teacher population of 155 teachers has grown by 115% over five years.
Great Bay Community College
(NH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
155 staff
145 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Great Bay Community College has declined by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The Great Bay Community College diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,695 students
1,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
578 students
515 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,117 students
1,001 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Great Bay Community College.
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
380 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
5%
5%
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% Black
2%
1%
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% White
81%
77%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Unknown races
5%
10%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score
0.34
0.39
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College Completion Rate
27%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) (Year 2008)
$41,900
$40,500

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $7,104 is more than the state average of $6,952. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $15,264 is more than the state average of $15,095. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$7,104
$6,952
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$15,264
$15,095
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
73%
75%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Great Bay Community College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$13,000
$13,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Great Bay Community College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,750
$7,228
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Great Bay Community College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,695 students
  • In-state tuition: $7,104
  • Out-state tuition: $15,264
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 19%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For New Hampshire public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,952 per year for in-state students and $15,095 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Hampshire community colleges have a diversity score of 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in New Hampshire is Manchester Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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