Top-Ranked Online Degree Programs
Built for Working Adult Students
Did you know that the UNH College of Professional Studies is specifically focused on adult students? We’re proud to be a regionally accredited college offering nationally ranked online programs as well as a selection of face-to-face courses. By offering our courses in a flexible and convenient way, we are better able to serve the diverse needs of our student community. Our dedicated faculty are ready to help you achieve your academic and personal goals. We understand that you may have a family to care for, community obligations, or a fully packed work schedule. We want to partner with you to balance these important roles and help you be successful as you earn your college degree. Learn more about the advantages of a UNH CPS education!
We are among the most affordable four-year colleges in New England according to the National College Scorecard. We are committed to keeping our tuition rates low, fees minimal, and arming you with the information you need to “borrow smart” with your student loans. We also provide value in several meaningful ways including: low- and no-cost textbooks, maximizing your transfer credit and prior learning, and online flexibility to work full time while completing your degree.
Most of your coursework will occur online, and you’re in good hands: we’re top ranked for online bachelor’s programs! Select face-to-face courses are scheduled each term and if you need one-on-one support, our team is here to help. We have been consistently recognized for our long-term investment in designing and scaling student services, technologies, curricula, and instructor training to support online student success.
Respect for Prior Learning & Transfer Credits
More than 89% of our students are transfers and we’re experts at maximizing your previously earned college credits. We also get to know more about your professional and military background to identify opportunities to award credit for what you've learned outside of the classroom. This helps you finish your degree quickly and affordably.
Military & VA Friendly
Whether you seek to advance your military career or post-military profession, education is key. The UNH College of Professional Studies is honored to support you. All of our degree programs are approved for Tuition Assistance and GI Bill® benefits and can be completed 100% online.
Our faculty are experts in their industries and passionate about helping you learn! They receive specialized training on how to effectively use online classrooms to provide a hands-on, transformative learning experience.
Our advisors understand the unique challenges of balancing schoolwork with the demands of work and other responsibilities. They are here to help you achieve success in the pursuit of your goals.
Considering your next career move and need guidance? Do you want advice on which major will help you enter a certain profession? Are you interested in an internship or practicum that integrates with your career goals? The Career and Professional Success (CaPS) team is here to support you with a wealth of job search tools, services and resources. We help students, alumni, and even prospective students make their personal goals a reality.
Supporting workforce development goals is a top priority for University of New Hampshire. One important way UNH CPS demonstrates this commitment is through our Employer Tuition Partnerships designed to benefit employees like you.
Student Success Blog
The UNH CPS community is here to help you achieve your goals and give you confidence as a student. In our Student Success Blog, you’ll find a collection of impactful student success stories and helpful resources to support you along the journey.
Accreditations and Achievements
We are proud to feature a selection of Accreditations and Achievements that support the value of your education at the College of Professional Studies.