379 Belmont Road
Laconia, NH 03246
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings

School Highlights

Lakes Region Community College serves 700 students (42% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 700 students
  • In-state tuition: $6,642
  • Out-state tuition: $14,802
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 21%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Lakes Region Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Hampshire for:

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School Overview

The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Lakes Region Community College
(NH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
90 staff
145 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Lakes Region Community College has declined by 40% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The Lakes Region Community College diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
700 students
1,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
291 students
515 students
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# Part-Time Students
409 students
1,001 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
380 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
5%
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% Black
1%
1%
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% White
79%
77%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Unknown races
14%
10%
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Diversity Score
0.35
0.39
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College Completion Rate
31%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) (Year 2008)
$39,200
$40,500

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $6,642 is less than the state average of $6,952. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $14,802 is less than the state average of $15,095. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$6,642
$6,952
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$14,802
$15,095
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
86%
75%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$12,750
$14,052
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$9,500
$7,228
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Acceptance Rate
82%
76%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 700 students
  • In-state tuition: $6,642
  • Out-state tuition: $14,802
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 21%
  • 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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