Best Colleges in New Hampshire

New Hampshire is home to a vast array of educational opportunities. of the 21 post-secondary institutions, including 7 universities and 7 technical community colleges, anyone can find their place in New Hampshire college life. Students who hope to reside in New Hampshire post-graduation will enjoy an abundance of options, including Mainstay Technologies, Thinksound, and Presstek – all of which make technology majors among some of the most popular study concentrations in the state. In 2006, New Hampshire was ranked 3rd in the U.S. for best quality of life and 6th for having the happiest students.

During your down time, there's plenty to enjoy in The Granite State. Check out Santa's Village – a whole Christmas experience that starts every year on Memorial Day weekend. It comes complete with a water park when you're ready to combine cooling off in the summer with some majorly festive fun. Mount Washington Cruises are also popular, giving you a beautiful view of New Hampshire's most beloved landscapes and sights. Finally, when it's time to unwind, kick back at the Buck Rub Pub in Pittsburg, or the Black Brimmer in Manchester. What New Hampshire lacks in size, it more than makes up for in collegiate opportunities.

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Best Four Year Universities in New Hampshire

  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral
  • Certificates
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public

Best Community Colleges in New Hampshire

  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral
  • Certificates
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public