Mount Washington College is a New Hampshire based private institution that is owned and operated by Kaplan, Inc., a subsidiary of the Washington Post Company. The school was established in Manchester, New Hampshire in 1900 and opening its second campus in 1975. Originally known as Hesser College, the school was renamed in 2013 to its current name, which also introduced the school’s new online degree programs.
Individuals who attend Mount Washington College will be able to choose from a variety of programs as well as enjoy the schools more than century long tradition of quality. Graduates will earn diplomas, certificates, associate degrees and bachelors based on the program studied. Courses are taught by experienced faculty and industry professionals to ensure that students receive the best education and training possible prior to entering the workforce.
Programs offered include:
- Medical Assistant
- Early Childhood Education
- Business Administration
- Graphic Design
- Criminal Justice
Mount Washington College is located at 3 Sundial Ave in the city of Manchester. Just around three thousand students have graduated from this campus over the last few years. This location provides services for students in the form of online distance learning for individuals outside the school's service area, remedial education courses for licensure preparation or admissions requirements, and post-graduation job placement options. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting .
Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $9,000-$11,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $380-$450 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||89%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||80%||$5,066|
|Receiving Student Loans||71%||$6,142|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Mount Washington College.
- The Salter School - Malden Campus in Malden, MA (43 miles away)
- Marian Court College in Swampscott, MA (46 miles away)
- Salter College - West Boylston in West Boylston, MA (46 miles away)
- Bay State College in Boston, MA (47 miles away)
- Urban College of Boston in Boston, MA (48 miles away)