Southern New Hampshire University

Acceptance Rate 92.07 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $15,380
Student Population 145,533
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,251
Graduation Rate 39 %

Academic Overview

Southern New Hampshire University Campus, Manchester, NH
Southern New Hampshire University is a private (not-for-profit), four-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 2023 tuition & fees is $15,380 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $19,470.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 145,533 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 92.07% and the graduation rate is 39% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, SNHU's tuition & fees is $15,380. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $19,470.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at SNHU. The acceptance rate of SNHU is 92.07% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 41.21%. The average graduation rate is 39% and the transfer-out rate is 7%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,251 and 49% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 145,533 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 92.07 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 39 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 7 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Southern New Hampshire University is 62 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Southern New Hampshire University is 145,533
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 $3,251 at Southern New Hampshire University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2500 North River Road, Manchester, NH 03106-1045
Online Applicationwww.snhu.edu/admission/apply-now
Financial Aidwww.snhu.edu/tuition-and-financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://snhu.aidcalc.cloud/#window_top
Veterans Tuitionwww.snhu.edu/student-experience/military-student-experience
Disability Servicewww.snhu.edu/student-experience/campus-experience/student-services/disability-services

Offered Degrees

SNHU offers 126 major programs through online and on-site education where 95 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
One but less than two years certificate11
Associate's Degree1111
Bachelor's Degree5842
Post Bachelor's Degree1413
Master's Degree3223
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:1,934)
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