New England College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Henniker, NH, New England College is one of the best universities in the state of New Hampshire. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for New England College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is New England College.

15 Main Street Henniker, NH 03242
Phone: (800) 521-7642
Web site:

New England College History

Rankings: New England College

  • New England College’s ranking in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities North, #129-#170.
  • New England College is an accredited, private, nonprofit institution that has been helping students achieve their full potential for more than 70 years.
  • New England College is a private institution that was founded in 1946. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,840, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 225 acres.
Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 27
Score: 26
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.8
Graduation and retention ranking: 42
Average freshman retention rate: 61.5%
6-year graduation rate: 45.3%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 11
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 67.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 13:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 80.2%
Student selectivity ranking: 42
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 790-1020
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 4%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 16%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 75.7%
Financial resources rank: 27
Alumni giving rank: 31
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 7.7%


Essential Facts: New England College

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 61%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 10%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 7%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 80%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 70%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook