CCSNH is a public system of higher education consisting of seven colleges located across NH.  CCSNH is led by a Board of Trustees, a Chancellor, and the College Presidents. CCSNH is organized pursuant to NH RSA 188-F. The Chancellor's Office is located in Concord on the campus of NHTI, Concord's Community College.

  • CCSNH serves over 26,000 learners annually
  • 95% of CCSNH students are New Hampshire residents
  • 2017-18 in-statetuition is $210 per credit
  • CCSNH offers over 80 associate degree programs, plus over 120 short-term certificate programs and specialized training

All colleges in the CCSNH System are accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Read more about our history here.

There are as many reasons to choose a NH Community College as there are students. Programs designed to prepare you for today’s job market and/or for successful college transfer. Affordable tuition. Faculty who make your success their priority. A flexible schedule that enables you to manage all the demands on your time. A campus within driving distance, and campus activities that round out your college experience. To name only a few.

Staff at our colleges are prepared to help you evaluate your options, and make decisions that are best for you.

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