Keene State College: Statistics

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#848 of 2,624In North America
#781 of 2,523In the United States
#6 of 17In New Hampshire
#823 of 1,252For History

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
88%
Aid receiving
97%
Undergraduates
3,378
Graduates
124
Male:Female Ratio
45:55
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Keene State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate88%86%90%
Applicants4,9781,9932,985
Admissions4,4001,7102,690
Freshmen enrolled full time842380462
Freshmen enrolled part time11

83 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

36 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2848 (81%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown291 (8%)
Hispanic141 (4%)
Two or more races75 (2%)
Black or African American71 (2%)
Asian53 (2%)
Nonresident Alien11 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander5 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,395
Students receiving aid
97%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$11,754$9,720
Tuition in-state$11,754$9,720
Tuition out-of-state$20,942$10,620
Fee in-district$2,814$2,052
Fee in-state$2,814$2,052
Fee out-of-state$2,814$2,052

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,018
Combined charge for room and board$11,560
Room charge$7,542
Meal charge$4,018

Keene State College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Occupational Safety and Health Technology & Technician8016
Business Administration and Management, General57
Elementary Education and Teaching50
Psychology, General43
Health and Wellness, General38
Speech Communication and Rhetoric36
Biology & Biological Sciences, General35
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other31
Architecture26
Cinematography and Film & Video Production24
English Language and Literature, General22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other21
Commercial and Advertising Art20
Early Childhood Education and Teaching19
Fine & Studio Arts, General17
Computer and Information Sciences, General17
Environmental Studies17
Dietetics & Dietitian17
Mathematics Teacher Education16
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse16
Sociology14
Special Education and Teaching, General14
Economics, General13
Secondary Education and Teaching12
Curriculum and Instruction12
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other10
Kinesiology and Exercise Science10
Geography9
Holocaust and Related Studies9
Athletic Training & Trainer9
Political Science and Government, General9
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching7
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General7
Women's Studies7
Music, General6
Acting6
Chemistry, General6
Mathematics, General6
European History5
Geology & Earth Science, General5
Dance, General4
Spanish Language and Literature4
Journalism4
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education4
American History (United States)4
Substance Abuse & Addiction Counseling4
Educational Leadership and Administration, General4
History, General3
Public Relations & Image Management3
French Language and Literature3
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia2
Music Performance, General2
Music Teacher Education2
Music Technology2
Sociology and Anthropology2
American & United States Studies & Civilization1
Music Theory and Composition1
Public Health, General1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education1
Directing and Theatrical Production1
Applied Mathematics, Other1
Grand Total80146
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate63%60%64%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,223
Citations
12,160

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
492 / 3,281
Medicine
207 / 1,421
History
206 / 55
Art & Design
181 / 320
Chemistry
157 / 1,231
Computer Science
139 / 1,270
Art History
127 / 0
Environmental Science
114 / 3,186
Biology
107 / 570
Psychology
98 / 2,551
Pharmacy
97 / 557
Business
77 / 224
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
71 / 131
Sociology
67 / 700
Political Science
61 / 1,071
Engineering
52 / 2,345
Mathematics
50 / 1,063
Geography and Cartography
49 / 94
Gerontology
41 / 208
Education Majors
41 / 1,055
Law
40 / 32
Math Teachers
38 / 1,034
Classics and Ancient History
37 / 5
Archaeology
32 / 139
Demography
31 / 153
Economics
31 / 94
Health Science
26 / 157
Physics
26 / 172
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
26 / 0
Public Policy / Administration
21 / 31
Communications and Public Relations
19 / 1,016
Creative Writing
18 / 150
Media Studies
18 / 297
Environmental Management
17 / 211
Literature
17 / 3
Inorganic Chemistry
17 / 207
Library and Information science
17 / 14
Gender Studies
16 / 50
Management
16 / 3
Social Psychology
16 / 422

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199019
1991118
1992916
1993217
19941021
1995834
19961348
19971351
19981354
1999773
20001393
20016128
200213152
200312154
200411196
20057232
200611253
200759283
200825350
200936431
201078434
201161516
201257688
201381603
2014106817
2015117881
2016330796
201767924
201858947
2019681121
2020521333

Notable alumni

  1. Molly Kelly

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    Molly Kelly
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Molly Kelly is an American politician in New Hampshire. A member of the Democratic Party, she served in the New Hampshire Senate, representing the 10th District from 2006 until 2016. Kelly was a candidate for Governor of New Hampshire in the 2018 election. Kelly was born in Indiana and came to New Hampshire to attend Keene State College as a young single mother.

  2. James M. Burt

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    James M. Burt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1917-2006 (aged 89)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    James Montross Burt was a United States Army armor officer who received the Medal of Honor for his valor in the Battle of Aachen during World War II.

  3. Joseph Stallcop

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    Joseph Stallcop
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1996-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Joseph P. Stallcop is an American politician, author, EMT, and former member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives. He was first elected to the chamber in 2016 as a Democrat. In May 2017, Stallcop switched his party affiliation to Libertarian. He served on the House Legislative Administration Committee and as a member of the House Libertarian Caucus led by Rep. Caleb Q. Dyer.

  4. Sas Carey

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    Sas Carey
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    film directornurseteacher
    Biography

    Sas Carey is an American film director, author, teacher, holistic nurse and spiritual healer. She is best known for writing the book Reindeer Herders in My Heart: Stories of Healing Journeys in Mongolia, her films on Mongolian culture, and founding the non-profit Nomadicare, which provides health services to nomadic herders in Mongolia.

General info

Alternative namesKSC
Founded1909
MottoEnter to learn; go forth to serve
Colorsred
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Sessions (May-June; July-August)
Total FTE staff581
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address229 Main Street
Keene, New Hampshire, 03435-1506
United States
City population23,000
Phone6033521909
Fax+1 (603) 358 2257

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