2021 Top New Hampshire Women's D3 Basketball Schools
With all of the options student athletes have for higher education today, it can be tough to choose which direction to take. College Factual has developed its Best Colleges for Division III Women's Basketball in New Hampshire ranking as one item you can use to help make this decision.
We analyzed 5 colleges and universities across New Hampshire to determine which were the best for D3 Women's Basketball athletes in New Hampshire. Our ranking methodology focuses a number of different objective factors - such as the overall quality of the school, the school's athletic competitiveness, and the amount of athletic aid per student - to make this determination. Having a great sports team is not enough - the school must also focus on academic excellence.
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Top Colleges in New Hampshire for D3 Women's Basketball athletes in New Hampshire
See which schools came out on top of our ranking:
Our analysis found Keene State College to be the best school for D3 Women’s Basketball athletes in New Hampshire in this year’s ranking. Keene State is located in Keene, New Hampshire and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 912 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.
On the financial side of things, the D3 Women’s Basketball team at Keene State made $175,304 in revenue.
Keene State also took the #5 spot in our overall quality rankings.Request Information
The excellent sports programs at Colby - Sawyer College helped the school earn the #2 place on this year’s ranking of the best schools for D3 Women’s Basketball athletes in New Hampshire. Colby - Sawyer is located in New London, New Hampshire and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 199 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.
The D3 Women’s Basketball team at Colby - Sawyer brought home $114,478 in revenue in a single year.
With a student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1, it’s easy to see that the school is committed to helping their undergraduates succeed.Request Information
Out of the 5 schools in New Hampshire that were part of this year’s ranking, New England College landed the #3 spot on the list. NEC is a small private not-for-profit school situated in Henniker, New Hampshire. It awarded 356 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
Speaking financially, the D3 Women’s Basketball team at NEC took home $165,850 in revenue.Request Information
The excellent sports programs at Rivier University helped the school earn the #4 place on this year’s ranking of the best schools for D3 Women’s Basketball athletes in New Hampshire. Located in Nashua, New Hampshire, the small private not-for-profit school awarded 295 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.
On the financial side of things, the D3 Women’s Basketball team at Rivier made $46,092 in revenue.Request Information
The excellent sports programs at Plymouth State University helped the school earn the #5 place on this year’s ranking of the best schools for D3 Women’s Basketball athletes in New Hampshire. Plymouth State University is a small public school located in Plymouth, New Hampshire that handed out 941 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.
The D3 Women’s Basketball team at Plymouth State made $75,505 in revenue, while incurring $74,713 in expenses. Happily, this means that the team turned a profit of $792.Request Information
Notes and References
*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 5 schools only.
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
- Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
- The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
- Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.
More about our data sources and methodologies.