Choosing New England College for your degree offers many advantages:
- Time and cost savings – With competitive tuition, 4-credit-hour courses and 7-week classes offered 7 times per year, you can graduate on time and still have time to enjoy your life.
- Personal attention and support – NEC’s faculty provide individualized attention and motivation to reach your goals, along with student support staff to help you every step of the way.
- Online convenience – Anywhere, anytime access to the online classroom. You can find balance between schoolwork and other commitments by setting your own class schedule!
- Superior online technology – Dynamic, multimedia classes feature video lectures to watch online or download to your desktop or laptop computer. And there are plenty of opportunities to connect with instructors and classmates via instant messaging, email, chat and faculty-hosted discussion boards.
- A smooth application process – NEC considers an individual’s accomplishments and personal goals in the admissions process. No SAT/ACT or application fee is required.
- Degree completion opportunities – You can transfer up to 44 credits toward your associate degree or up to 90 credits toward your bachelor’s degree.
- Financial aid options – Ask about financial aid options that can help cover your academic expenses. A recent survey by NEC’s Student Financial Services office found that 94% of NEC students who apply qualify for some type of financial aid.
- Special military rates – NEC offers a special military tuition rate of $750 per 4-credit course for active-duty servicemembers, their spouses and dependents. Reservists and Guardsmen are eligible if activated, mobilized or recalled to active duty. Veterans, spouses and dependents of disabled or deceased veterans receive an exclusive 10% savings on undergraduate tuition. Reservists and National Guard members (non-activated) receive a flat rate of $1,000 per course.
NEC is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.). Ranked No. 173 in 2019 by U.S. News & World Report for Best Online Bachelor’s Program. NEC is also a Top 10 Military Friendly® School for 2018-2019 by Victory Media and one of Military Advanced Education & Transition Top Colleges and Universities 2018.