• 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 1,516 students (34% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is same as the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,516 students
  • In-state tuition: $6,912
  • Out-state tuition: $15,072
  • Student:teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Minority enrollment: 26%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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

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School Overview

The teacher population of 145 teachers has grown by 95% over five years.
Nashua 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
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
145 staff
145 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Nashua Community College has declined by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The Nashua Community College diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,516 students
1,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
515 students
515 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,001 students
1,001 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Nashua Community College.
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
380 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
14%
5%
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% Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nashua Community College and the percentage of Black community college students in NH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
% White
74%
77%
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% Two or more races
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Nashua Community College and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in NH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Unknown races
2%
10%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score
0.43
0.39
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College Completion Rate
27%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$36,800
$36,800
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Nashua Community College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of NH by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $6,912 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 $15,072 is less than the state average of $15,095. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$6,912
$6,952
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Nashua Community College and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of NH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$15,072
$15,095
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Nashua Community College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of NH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
69%
75%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Nashua 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
$11,000
$13,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Nashua 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
$5,500
$7,228
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Nashua 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)

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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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,516 students
  • In-state tuition: $6,912
  • Out-state tuition: $15,072
  • Student:teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Minority enrollment: 26%
  • 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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