New Hampshire Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend private college in New Hampshire?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in New Hampshire was $32,448 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $2,494 from the 2015-2016 average of $29,954 and represents a 8.33% annual increase. The list of New Hampshire private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 15 private colleges and universities in New Hampshire, the most popular being Southern New Hampshire University with 29,447 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $30,756. Dartmouth College is the most expensive private school in New Hampshire with an in-state tuition of $53,496.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. New Hampshire colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in New Hampshire or cheap New Hampshire colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore New Hampshire Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Chester College of New England
Chester, 135 Students
$18,900 - -
Colby Sawyer College
New London, 822 Students
$41,598 - -
Daniel Webster College
Nashua, 667 Students
$15,630 - -
Dartmouth College  Best Value
Hanover, 6,436 Students
$53,496 98 77
Franklin Pierce University
Rindge, 1,767 Students
$33,900 47 44
Hesser College
Manchester, 521 Students
$9,000 - -
Lebanon College
Lebanon, 68 Students
$6,450 - -
New England College
Henniker, 2,462 Students
$36,754 - -
New Hampshire Institute of Art
Manchester, 315 Students
$25,590 - -
Northeast Catholic College
Warner, 78 Students
$23,400 - -
Rivier College
Nashua, 1,108 Students
$31,040 - -
Saint Anselm College  Best Value
Manchester, 2,007 Students
$39,900 67 53
Southern New Hampshire University
Manchester, 29,447 Students
$30,756 - -
St Joseph School of Nursing
Nashua, 57 Students
$20,750 - -
Thomas More College of Liberal Arts
Merrimack, 90 Students
$21,600 72 74