News and Announcements

Read the latest news, updates, and insights from Granite State College.

Granite State College Award Winners Give Back to the Community

Two members of the Granite State College community have been recognized by Campus Compact for New Hampshire (CCNH) for their efforts to help others throughout the region. Christine Williams, assistant vice president of enrollment operations, and Derek Reiss, who is completing his bachelor of science degree in Communication Studies, were honored at the award ceremony on Tuesday, April 10 at … Read More

Engaging in National Learning Initiative

Three Granite State College academics attended a selective national meeting at Boston University on Saturday, March 24. Sponsor of the institute, The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), invited Granite State College to engage with participants in a 3-year national demonstration grant from the Davis Foundation. Speakers and workshops focused on the value of developing “signature work” across the … Read More

Granite State College Helps Firefighters Maximize their Education Goals

This spring, Granite State College will offer firefighters from across the region the opportunity to earn a degree through a new, innovative bachelor’s degree completion program. Through courses offered online and on-site at the Headquarters Fire Station in Manchester, New Hampshire, students will earn a B.S. in Applied Studies – Management in as little as two years, while completing courses alongside … Read More

River Valley Community College Welcomes Granite State College to RVCC’s Lebanon Academic Center

Collaborative relationship provides new academic location, resources, and reinforces commitment to workforce development in New Hampshire’s Upper Valley Claremont, NH – Two of New Hampshire’s public higher education institutions are collaborating in a new way, giving students and employers in New Hampshire’s Upper Valley more options and greater convenience when making career and professional development choices. In January, Granite State … Read More

Granite State College and NH Lodging & Restaurant Association Team Up for Hospitality Employees

Granite State College and the the New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurant Association (NHLRA) have entered into a partnership to offer an exclusive discount on professional development for the hospitality industry to promote careers in management. Participants will have an opportunity to attend workshops in an online, face-to-face, or hybrid environment. Topics will include: management, communications, customer service, and leadership, driving … Read More

NH Retail Association Launches Partnership with Granite State College

Helping NH’s Employers Grow through Professional Development Granite State College and the New Hampshire Retail Association are proud to introduce a new partnership, which will create professional development opportunities for members of the Association. As one of New Hampshire’s largest industries, the retail sector and its unique professional development needs are often overlooked by traditional training providers. By partnering with … Read More

Granite State College Earns Top Honors in 2018 U.S. News and World Report Rankings

For the seventh consecutive year, Granite State College ranks in the top-100 of U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of online degree programs. Nationwide, Granite State College ranks at #71 for its online bachelor’s programs and #87 for its graduate business programs (non-MBA).  More than 1,490 institutions were assessed, making 2018 a competitive, landmark year. This comes just five … Read More

NH Grocers Association Launches Partnership with Granite State College

Concord, NH—Granite State College and the New Hampshire Grocers Association (NHGA) are proud to introduce a new partnership, which will create professional development opportunities for members of the Association. With a diverse membership base in the food industry that ranges from suppliers to retailers, producers to distributors, and more; NHGA members and their employees will benefit from the online and hybrid learning opportunities presented by Granite State College. … Read More

Announcing Our Summer and Fall 2017 Dean’s List

Granite State College congratulates students who earned recognition on the Dean’s List for the Summer and Fall 2017 academic term. This achievement is reached when degree seeking students meet the following criteria: Complete a minimum of 12 credits toward the degree for the terms of consideration (summer/fall or winter/spring), with no grade below a C and no incomplete courses Have … Read More

Granite State College Wins Statewide Community Spirit Award

In a ceremony held on November 7, 2017, Granite State College was honored with the Spirit of New Hampshire Award from Volunteer NH, one of the organization’s highest honors. The award ceremony at the Capitol Center for the Arts celebrates the impact that a volunteer—and the organizations that support volunteers—has on life in the state. Through this recognition, Volunteer NH … Read More