Take a chance on yourself, not on your education.
At Hesser College, our programs strive to help you acquire the knowledge and technical skills that local employers seek. We emphasize hands-on, career-focused skill building through bachelor’s, associate’s, and diploma programs in the areas of allied health, arts and sciences, business, criminal justice, design, education, and legal. Hesser College has five convenient locations across southern New Hampshire: Concord, Manchester, Nashua, Portsmouth, and Salem.
Areas of Study*
- Allied Health
- Arts and Sciences
- Criminal Justice
Gain comprehensive training designed to prepare you with the knowledge and skills that could help you pursue entry-level opportunities in the health care field. Experience the satisfaction of helping people when they need it most.
Arts and Sciences
Become an effective creator and conveyor of ideas, concepts, and information in today’s global workplace. Gain a solid education intended to help you discover yourself and find your place in the world.
Unleash your talent and develop the skills to become part of the business world. Gain the critical thinking and problem-solving skills to pursue entry-level opportunities in the business field.
Maintain the security in our communities that will always be important to our society. Develop the decision-making and judgment skills that could help you pursue opportunities in the criminal justice field.†
Transform your vision into exciting possibilities. Study the creative and technical processes, strategic planning, and effective problem-solving techniques that could help you succeed in the design field.
Play an important role in helping to shape young minds and make a difference in someone’s future. Gain a solid understanding of the ethics and practices of early childhood education to help children interact and develop their skills.
Play an important role in a legal environment. Gain the confidence and experience that could help you acquire the communication, research, and analytical skills to pursue entry-level positions in the legal field.‡
The Hesser Commitment℠
At Hesser College, we believe commitment works both ways. We are dedicated to your success and value your reason for going back to school. That is why we are offering you an opportunity to experience real classes, for real credits, before having a tuition obligation.§
Why Choose Hesser College?
- Flexible schedules
- Academic services
- Limited class sizes
- Career services
- Career-focused education
- Hands-on training
- Experienced faculty and staff
- Student activities and organizations
Start today by taking the first step with Hesser College.
*Areas of study may vary by campus.
†Additional academy training may be required for law enforcement positions.
‡Paralegals are not lawyers and cannot practice law or give legal advice.
§No credits will be earned if the student withdraws from the program. All students who choose to enroll in a program will be responsible for a non-refundable enrollment fee. In addition, Hesser College, Manchester campus, students who choose to live in campus housing during the introductory period will be responsible for applicable room and board fees, even if they choose to withdraw or are not officially accepted at the end of the introductory term. Only the tuition fee will be waived.
While programs are designed to prepare graduates to pursue employment in their field of study, or in related fields, the College does not guarantee that graduates will be placed in any particular job, or employed at all.
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Programs Available at Hesser College:Accounting - Associates
Business Administration - Associates
Business Administration - Bachelors
Business Administration, Accounting concentration - Bachelors
Business Administration/Accounting - Bachelors
Business Administration/Accounting - Bachelors
Communications - Associates
Criminal Justice - Bachelors
Criminal Justice - Associates
Early Childhood Education - Associate
Graphic Design - Associates
Liberal Studies - Associates
Massage Therapy - Diploma
Medical Assistant - Associates
Medical Assistant - Diploma
Paralegal - Associates
Psychology - Bachelors
Psychology - Associates
Hesser College Campuses:
New Hampshire offers both the bustle of urban living and the serenity of natural settings. Our Manchester campus is located in the Hesser Center of Commerce and Education, a major complex of businesses that includes corporate offices, a childcare center, local television stations, a restaurant, and other enterprises.
Within easy commuting distance of our facility, students can find opportunities for cross-country and downhill skiing, scuba diving, hiking, golf, tennis, sailing, and more.
Conveniently located near the Massachusetts border, our Nashua campus provides easy access to New Hampshire’s Lake District, the White Mountains, and local shops and attractions. Only 45 minutes from Boston, Nashua offers the urban amenities sought by city-dwellers, as well as the charm of the New England landscape appreciated by many.
For the athletically inclined, cross-country and downhill skiing, snowmobiling, fishing, sailing, tennis, and more are within easy commuting distance.
Our Portsmouth campus is located within a metropolitan region that includes several small cities and many towns. Employment opportunities for students can be found in the area’s businesses and government.
Rich in history, Portsmouth, New Hampshire sits near the mouth of the Piscataqua River, a short, wide river that divides New Hampshire and Maine. There is much to see and do in Portsmouth, including historic homes, museums, restaurants, and numerous shopping venues. In addition, the coast offers a number of beaches and water activities.
Easy access to Boston and the favorable business climate in Salem make this campus attractive to students pursuing new career opportunities.
Situated between Boston and Concord, New Hampshire, Salem offers convenient access to the culture of the big city as well as the beauty of the White Mountains, Lakes Region, and the Atlantic seacoast. From recreational opportunities such as the popular amusement park Canobie Lake Park, to boating, fishing, shopping, and horse racing, Salem has much to offer. In addition, local sightseeing opportunities include America’s Stonehenge, the oldest known megalithic site in North America.