University of New Hampshire-Main Campus

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$15,520
2.51% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$24,056
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
2.04%
Default Rate
2019 Acceptance Rate
84%
18,040 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
14,788
90.7% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
77.4%
2,203 Graduates

About

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is a higher education institution located in Strafford County, NH. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus were General Business Administration & Management (895 degrees awarded), General Psychology (203 degrees), and Speech Communication & Rhetoric (184 degrees).

In 2019, 4,540 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. 56.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.7% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (3,724 degrees), 21.7 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (172 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is $15,520, which is $−12,980 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($28,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is $15,520, which is $−12,980 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($28,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $24,056.

In 2019, 69% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 63% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$15,520
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was $15,520. The cost of tuition at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is $−12,980 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($28,500).

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Average Net Price

$24,056
2019 Value
6%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 University of New Hampshire-Main Campus had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $24,056. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of University of New Hampshire-Main Campus grew by 6%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,580
Room and Board
$1,200
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was of $11,580 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200. The cost of room and board increased by 2.79% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

69%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
63%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

69% of undergraduate students at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 4.55% with respect to 2018, when 66% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
2.04%
2017 Default Rate
77
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was 2.04%, which represents 77 out of the 3775 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus received 18,040 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 2.35% annual decline. Out of those 18,040 applicants, 15,159 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 84% acceptance rate.

There were 14,788 students enrolled at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus in 2019, and 93% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus has an overall enrollment yield of 18%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

84%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
15,159
Accepted Out of 18,040

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was 84% (15,159 admissions from 18,040 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 83.5%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants declined by −2.35%, while admissions declined by −1.76%.

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SAT Scores

93%
Submission Percentage
2,541
Scores Submitted

93% of enrolled first-time students at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus has a total enrollment of 14,788 students. The full-time enrollment at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is 13,410 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,378. This means that 90.7% of students enrolled at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, both undergraduate and graduate, is 80.6% White, 3.33% Hispanic or Latino, 2.69% Asian, 1.94% Two or More Races, 1.2% Black or African American, 0.0947% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0203% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (46.6%), followed by White Male (35.7%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (2.11%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (47.1%), followed by White Male (24%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (1.59%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

90.7%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, both undergraduate and graduate, is 14,788 students. The full-time enrollment at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is 13,410 and the part-time enrollment is 1,378. This means that 90.7% of students enrolled at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are enrolled full-time compared with 77.6% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

86%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was 86%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), University of New Hampshire-Main Campus had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    11,913
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    492
  3. Asian
    398

The enrolled student population at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is 80.6% White, 3.33% Hispanic or Latino, 2.69% Asian, 1.94% Two or More Races, 1.2% Black or African American, 0.0947% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0203% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Doctoral Universities is 50.3% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.48% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 735 students (4.97%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 574 more women than men received degrees from University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is white (3,724 degrees awarded). There were 21.7 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (172 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is General Business Administration & Management (895 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (203 degrees) and Speech Communication & Rhetoric (184 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Natural Resources & Conservation (141 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (194 degrees), and Agriculture (94 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Software developers (419,651 people), Other managers (388,921 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (331,697 people), Civil engineers (270,226 people), and Mechanical engineers (201,525 people).

The most specialized majors at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Natural Resources & Conservation (141 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (194 degrees), Agriculture (94 degrees), English (138 degrees), and Engineering (419 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Surgeons, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Diagnostic medical sonographers, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Natural Resources & Conservation (141 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (194 degrees), Agriculture (94 degrees), English (138 degrees), and Engineering (419 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Computer Systems Design (463,058 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (435,953 people), Elementary & secondary schools (372,581 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (361,109 people), and Construction (317,074 people).

The most specialized majors at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Natural Resources & Conservation (141 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (194 degrees), Agriculture (94 degrees), English (138 degrees), and Engineering (419 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by University of New Hampshire-Main Campus.
Most Common
  1. 895 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 203 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 184 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was General Business Administration & Management with 895 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

1,983
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
2,557
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 1,983 degrees were awarded to men at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, which is 0.776 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (2,557).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 553 degrees were awarded to men at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.62 times more than the 342 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 342 degrees were awarded to women at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.618 times less than the 553 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

68%
100% Completion Time
77%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 68% of students graduating from University of New Hampshire-Main Campus completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 77% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 78% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
American Indian or Alaska Native Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Doctoral Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 11.3% of graduates (248 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    3,724 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    172 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    141 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is white (3,724 degrees awarded). There were 21.7 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (172 degrees).

3.79% of degree recipients (172 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    2,146 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    1,578 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    87 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is white female (2,146 degrees awarded). There were 1.36 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (1,578 degrees).

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Operations

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus has an endowment valued at nearly $407M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $25.5M (6.26%), compared to the 4.24% average return ($13.2M on $311M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2019, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus had a total salary expenditure of $573M. University of New Hampshire-Main Campus employs 205 Associate professors, 187 Professors, and 182 Assistant professors. Most academics at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are Male Professors (128), Female Associate professors(113), and Female Assistant professors (111).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus are: Management, with 403 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 345 employees, and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 303 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$407M
2019 Endowment
4.55%
growth from 2018

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus has an endowment valued at about $407M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of University of New Hampshire-Main Campus grew 4.55% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $96.2M higher than than the median endowment of Doctoral Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $67.2M - Federal
  2. $7.16M - State
  3. $2.89M - Local

As of 2019, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus received $67.2M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $7.16M from state grants and contracts, and $2.89M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$280M
2019 Salaries
0.586%
decline from 2018

In 2019, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus paid a median of $280M in salaries, which represents 48.8% of their overall expenditure ($573M) and a 0.586% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.28% growth from 2017 and a 2.74% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 234M (42.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$75.2M
Instructional Salaries
746
Number of Employees

In 2019, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus paid a total of $75.2M to 746 employees working as instructors, which represents 26.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $71.1M (30.3%) for similar Doctoral Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
205 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
403 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus were Associate professor with 205 employees; Professor with 187 employees; and Professor with 182 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus were Management with 403 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 345 employees; and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 303 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Professor
  2. Female Associate professor
  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was Male Professor with 128 employees, Female Associate professor with 113 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 111 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus.

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