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.
New England College offers a 3+2 program in engineering in conjunction with Clarkson University, one of
America‘s premier engineering universities. Students take courses at New England College for three years
in the areas of chemistry, introductory engineering, mathematics, physics and liberal arts. Upon successful
completion of this 90 credit program, students who have maintained a minimum grade point average of
2.75 and have two positive faculty recommendations will be automatically accepted into any of the
following engineering programs at Clarkson University: aeronautical engineering, chemical engineering,
civil engineering (including environmental engineering), electrical engineering or mechanical engineering.
After four semesters at Clarkson, they will earn an A.B.E.T. accredited B.S. degree in their chosen