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Online student at Granite State CollegeSupporting the State's workforce development goals is a top priority for Granite State College and one important way that we demonstrate this commitment is through our partnership with the State of New Hampshire, which offers a significant tuition savings to their employees.
Available to all full-time, part-time, and seasonal NH State Government workers, this partnership reduces undergraduate tuition to just $250 per credit and offers 20% off of graduate tuition. Whether you're an employee who needs a degree for career advancement, or just looking to take a course for professional development, this partnership provides an affordable way to achieve your educational goals.
Granite State College was founded to support the educational goals of adult students who are balancing their studies alongside other important commitments at work and home. We are nationally recognized for best online programs by U.S. News & World Report. As one of the four institutions that comprise the University System of New Hampshire, we align our programs to the workforce needs of New Hampshire, so you can feel confident as a student in our online classrooms: we have 20 years of experience in online teaching and learning.
These savings are extended to spouses and dependents of eligible employees, too.



Get Started

  • New Students: Request Information 
    Enter your contact details on this page. An advisor will be in touch to answer your questions and discuss how to apply for a degree program or register for a class.
  • Existing Students: Contact Your Advisor
    They will help ensure that this discount is reflected on your tuition bill effective for the 2020 Fall Term.

An Affordable Choice

Associate and Bachelor's Degrees, plus Teacher Certification
Pay a reduced tuition price of $250 per credit. This will help you save thousands of dollars on your education.

Undergraduate Tuition (Through Spring Term 2022)
  In-state Cost Out-of-state Cost State Employees' Cost
1 credit course $314 $365 $250
2 credit course $628 $730 $500
3 credit course $942 $1,095 $750
4 credit course $1,256 $1,460 $1,000








Master's Degrees and Graduate Certificates
Receive a discount equivalent to 20% off of our graduate-level tuition prices.

Graduate Tuition (Through Spring Term 2022)
  In-state Cost Out-of-state Cost State Employees' Cost
1 credit course $538 $590 $430.40
2 credit course $1,076 $1,180 $860.80
3 credit course $1,614 $1,770 $1291.20








Achieve Your Degree Online

  • Associate, Bachelor's, Master's Degrees, and More!
    Our undergraduate and graduate programs are available 100% online. 
    We are committed to providing students with supportive, high quality programs in high-demand fields, such as business, health care, human services, operations management, leadership, project management, and more!
  • 2020-best-online-bachelors_180x180Top-ranked and Trusted
    Granite State College has been offering online courses since the '90s and we consistently rank on U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Online Bachelor's Degree. Let our experience in online learning improve yours. 

Eligibility Requirements
  • Must be a full-time, part-time, or seasonal employee of the NH State Government. This includes USNH employees and CCSNH employees
    • Spouses and dependents of employees are also eligible
  • Employees impacted by layoffs/furloughs since February 1, 2020, are eligible for this discount for a limited time (Fall Term 2020 through Spring Term 2022)
  • Applicable for existing State-affiliated students. Contact your advisor to confirm eligibility. If the State employee, their spouse, or dependent is already a student, the discount will go into effect for the 2020 Fall Term; the discount is not retroactive to courses previously taken
  • Must confirm the employment status of the eligible employee via email annually
  • May not be used in conjunction with any other tuition discounts offered by the College and has no monetary value or other value, other than as a credit against Granite State College tuition

New Students: Request Information Today!