Southern New Hampshire University

Acceptance Rate 94 %
Tuition & Fees $9,650
Student Population 134,345
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,875
Graduation Rate 37 %

Academic Overview

Southern New Hampshire University Campus, Manchester, NH
Southern New Hampshire University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Manchester, New Hampshire. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $9,650 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 134,345 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 94% and the graduation rate is 37% last year.
The salary after graduation from Southern New Hampshire University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $50,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Southern New Hampshire University are $9,650. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $18,810 on average.
Southern New Hampshire University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at SNHU. The acceptance rate of SNHU is 94% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 48%. The average graduation rate is 37% and the transfer-out rate is 5%. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,875 and 51% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 134,345 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 94 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 37 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 5 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 68 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Southern New Hampshire University is 134,345
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Southern New Hampshire University is 24 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
24 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,875 at Southern New Hampshire University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

SNHU offers 134 major programs through online and on-site education where 84 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate63
Associate's Degree1210
Bachelor's Degree6235
Post Bachelor's Degree1713
Master's Degree3322
Post Master's Degree21
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20

Special Learning Opportunities

Southern New Hampshire University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,020)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,200)

Veterans Benefits

Southern New Hampshire University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges