Hellenic American University was founded in 2004 by an Act of the New Hampshire (US) Legislature and is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
The University offers six undergraduate degree programs, seven graduate degree programs at the Master’s level, and one doctoral program. All degree programs are approved by the N.H. Department of Education - Division of Higher Education - Higher Education Commission.
Hellenic American University is not affiliated with, sponsored by or related to American University.
Duration of Studies
All undergraduate programs require four years of full-time study, except for the Associate’s of Science in General Engineering (ASGE), which foresees two years of full-time study. The duration of the graduate programs varies as follows:
- ΜSI/MSSM: 18 months of full-time study
- MBA/MSPSY: two years of full-time study
- MAT/MAAL/MACI: at least one year of full-time study
- Ph.D. in Language and Communication: approximately three years of full-time study, excluding the Dissertation
The Academic Year comprises two semesters. University courses and Study Abroad programs are also offered during Summer and Winter Intersessions.
Contact our admissions office or refer to the University Catalog 2021-2022 for information on tuition and fees.
- Student Enrollment (Fall 2021): 57% undergraduate and 43% graduate students
- 49% male and 51% female students
Distribution of Matriculated Students
|% of students receiving aid
Faculty (Fall 2021)
- Student to Faculty Ratio: 5 to 1
- 82% of Full-Time faculty hold doctorate degrees
Faculty by gender
The undergraduate retention rate (Fall 2021) is 89% and the graduate retention rate is 85%.
Note: The data on this Fact Sheet has been prepared by the University’s Office for Institutional Research and Assessment, which provides information on the institution to support strategic planning, policy formulation, resource allocation, and external reporting needs.