New England College is a creative and supportive learning community that challenges individuals to transform themselves and their world.
New England College (NEC) is recognized as one of America's "Best Colleges" by U.S. News & World Report. New England College has military benefits that may be available to students who are associated with the U.S. military. New England College emphasizes experiential learning as an essential component in the development of an enduring academic community. Building upon a strong liberal arts foundation, we challenge our students to reach their full potential through informed discourse and the pursuit of excellence in a framework of academic freedom.
Art and Design
The art and art history program is committed to providing majors the opportunity to acquire a thorough
knowledge of the basic means of visual expression and a broad exposure to the history of art. Those who
major in the program acquire foundation preparation for professional or graduate study or for careers in
teaching, museum work, and studio and commercial art.