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New England School of Communications: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

New England School of Communications

Website: http://www.nescom.edu
Address: 1 College Circle , Bangor , Maine - 4401
Phone: (207) 941-7176
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's
Campus setting
Small City
Campus housing No
Carnegie classification
Special Focus Institutions--Other special-focus institutions
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services No
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $15
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
453
322
131
Percent admitted
44%
45%
41%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
98%
98%
98%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
-
-
SAT Math
-
-
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
-
-
ACT English
-
-
ACT Math
-
-
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Recommended
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $10,390
Out-of-state tuition $10,390
Books and supplies $750
On-campus room and board $6,890
On-campus other expenses $2,000
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
89%
-
Federal grant aid
41%
$1,812
State or local grant aid
38%
$790
Institutional grant aid
9%
-
Loan aid
82%
$4,280
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
440
75%
25%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 405
Estimated graduates enrolled 0
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 60%
Men 57%
Women 67%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 38%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 40%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 40%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $9,750 $10,270 $10,690 $11,500 7.6%
Books and supplies $750 $750 $750 $1,000 33.3%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,290 $6,550 $6,890 $6,994 1.5%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $5,000 $5,000 $5,000 $5,000 0.0%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $18,790 $19,570 $20,330 $21,494 5.7%
Off Campus $17,500 $18,020 $18,440 $19,500 5.7%
Off Campus with Family $12,500 $13,020 $13,440 $14,500 7.9%
 

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 472 343 129
Percent admitted 63% 63% 60%
Percent admitted who enrolled 49% 49% 49%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA   X
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Recommendations X  
Formal demonstration of competencies   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)   X
Other Test (Wonderlic,WISC-III,etc) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology 6/29/1986 -   Accredited