- University of New Hampshire
- Plymouth State University
- Keene State College
- Granite State College
KSC is New Hampshire’s public liberal arts college, offering forty majors in the arts and sciences, professional programs, and selected graduate degrees. For its 5,700 students, the college provides rigorous academic programs and a tradition of small classes, faculty-student collaborative research, and service learning. Chief among the college’s priorities are preparing students for global citizenship and meaningful work, and catalyzing economic development through institutional partnerships across the region and state.
A leader in applying the principles of a liberal arts education to today’s challenges, Keene State’s innovative curriculum and focus on high-impact practices have won national praise, with the Princeton Review again naming it a Green College and U.S. News & World Report ranking it as one of the top schools in the North. The Princeton Review has consistently listed Keene State as one of the 218 best colleges in the Northeast.
City/population: Keene 23,000www.keene.edu