Top New Hampshire Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 top community colleges located throughout New Hampshire (7 public colleges and 0 private colleges), serving 15,043 students.
  • For New Hampshire community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,952 per year for in-state students and $15,095 for out-of-state students. (view national tuition costs).
  • New Hampshire community colleges have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 17% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 17:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NH) School Average
Asian
1%
Hispanic
3%
Black
2%
White
83%
Two or more races
2%
Unknown
9%
NH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top New Hampshire Community Colleges by Town (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • 320 Corporate Dr
    Portsmouth NH  03801
    (603)427-7600

    2,079 students
  • 379 Belmont Road
    Laconia NH  03246
    (603)366-5221

    1,183 students
  • 1066 Front St
    Manchester NH  03102
    (603)206-8000

    3,455 students
  • 505 Amherst St
    Nashua NH  03063
    (603)578-8900

    2,184 students
  • 31 College Drive
    Concord NH  03301

    4,288 students
  • One College Place
    Claremont NH  03743
    (603)542-7744

    1,009 students
  • 2020 Riverside Road
    Berlin NH  03570
    (603)752-1113

    845 students
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