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University of New Hampshire - Main Campus was awarded 222 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is recreation administration.
College Factual ranked UNH as #323 out of 2,241 colleges and universities in the country on its 2023 Best Colleges list. This puts it in the top 15% of all schools in the nation.
Out of the 17 colleges in New Hampshire, UNH is ranked at #2.
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The acceptance rate at University of New Hampshire - Main Campus is 85%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that UNH is a good fit for you.
About 76% of students accepted to UNH submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 550 and 640. Math scores were between 540 and 640.
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The student to faculty ratio at University of New Hampshire - Main Campus is about average at 16 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.
In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.
The full-time faculty percentage at University of New Hampshire - Main Campus is 76%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.
University of New Hampshire - Main Campus has a freshmen retention rate of 86%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.
Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At UNH the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 69%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%
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During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 11,787 undergraduates at UNH with 11,382 being full-time and 405 being part-time.
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Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At UNH, approximately 68% of students took out student loans averaging $10,846 a year. That adds up to $43,384 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at UNH is 1.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
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Contact details for UNH are given below.
|Address:||105 Main St., Thompson Hall, Durham, NH 03824-3547|
|Most Popular Majors||Bachelor’s Degrees||Average Salary of Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||779||$50,849|
|Communication & Media Studies||149||$42,689|
|General English Literature||89||$29,077|
|Political Science & Government||80||$36,851|
|Human Development & Family Studies||78||$28,126|
|Health & Physical Education||75||$33,972|
Learn more about the majors offered at University of New Hampshire - Main Campus along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.
Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.
In 2019-2020, 11,691 students took at least one online class at University of New Hampshire - Main Campus. This is an increase from the 2,404 students who took online classes the previous year.
|Year||Took at Least One Online Class||Took All Classes Online|
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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