Best New Hampshire Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in New Hampshire for 2021

There are 27 colleges and universities in New Hampshire enrolling 161,465 students. Explore the list of top colleges in New Hampshire below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in New Hampshire offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

 New Hampshire is home to nationally ranked institutions like Dartmouth College, Saint Anselm College and University of New Hampshire Main Campus. The highest ranked college in New Hampshire is Dartmouth College and the top rated public state college is University of New Hampshire Main Campus.

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27 results

List of the Best New Hampshire Colleges

Dartmouth College
D
Hanover, NH
Dartmouth College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in New Hampshire

  • 6,572enrollment
  • $23,869net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1560SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Saint Anselm College
S
Manchester, NH
Saint Anselm College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in New Hampshire

  • 2,024enrollment
  • $34,164net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA
University of New Hampshire Main Campus
N
Durham, NH
University of New Hampshire Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in New Hampshire

  • 15,298enrollment
  • $24,056net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.55*Avg GPA
Colby Sawyer College
C
New London, NH
 
Colby Sawyer College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 859enrollment
  • $28,601net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA
Daniel Webster College
D
Nashua, NH
 
Daniel Webster College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 741enrollment
  • $17,109net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Franklin Pierce University
F
Rindge, NH
 
Franklin Pierce University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,178enrollment
  • $27,876net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Hesser College
H
Manchester, NH
 
Hesser College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 751enrollment
  • $11,834net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Lebanon College
L
Lebanon, New Hampshire
 
Lebanon College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 205enrollment
  • $18,382net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Northeast Catholic College
N
Warner, NH
 
Northeast Catholic College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 83enrollment
  • $12,153net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
New England College
N
Henniker, NH
 
New England College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,521enrollment
  • $29,369net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.66Avg GPA
Southern New Hampshire University
S
Manchester, NH
Southern New Hampshire University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 104,068enrollment
  • $39,743net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA
Keene State College
K
Keene, NH
Keene State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,543enrollment
  • $19,805net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.23*Avg GPA
University of New Hampshire at Manchester
N
Manchester, NH
 
University of New Hampshire at Manchester

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 750enrollment
  • $12,608net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
Plymouth State University
P
Plymouth, NH
Plymouth State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,059enrollment
  • $19,675net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.89Avg GPA
NHTI Concord's Community College
N
Concord, NH
 
NHTI Concord's Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,478enrollment
  • $18,585net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
White Mountains Community College
W
Berlin, NH
 
White Mountains Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 699enrollment
  • $13,703net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
River Valley Community College
R
Claremont, NH
 
River Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 792enrollment
  • $17,366net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Lakes Region Community College
L
Laconia, NH
 
Lakes Region Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 729enrollment
  • $15,409net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA