Description

Chester College of New England is a four-year arts school in Chester, New Hampshire, where students may major in various artistic disciplines. Chester College offers small classes, creative freedom, an inspiring environment and the opportunity to meet and study with well-known artists.

Academics include bachelor’s degrees in:

  • Communication Arts
  • Photography and Media Arts
  • Creative and Professional Writing
  • Fine Arts
  • Graphic Design

Chester also offers an interdisciplinary program, which allows students to study more than one artistic discipline.

Chester students are always encouraged to develop their artistic vision. At Chester, students also get to attend workshops and seminars with well-known writers and respected artists.

Another benefit of a Chester education is the idyllic New England setting, which offers a source of artistic inspiration.

Chester offers talent scholarships, academic scholarships and scholarships for minority, transfer and international students. Additional types of financial aid include work-study awards, loans, Pell grants, SEOG grants and military benefits.

In addition to an application, prospective must supply transcripts, ACT or SAT scores, two letters of recommendation and a personal essay for Chester admissions. Applicants to visual arts programs also need to submit an artistic portfolio. Creative writing applicants must submit a sample of their written work.

Quick Facts about Chester College of New England

Region

Northeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Private

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$18,900

Out-of-State Tuition

$18,900

Retention Rate

69%

Enrollment

211

Year Established

1965

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
211
Freshman Class
42
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
211

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
0%
Part-Time
100%

Ethnic Diversity

Caucasian
53%
Other
47%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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