Accredited & Not for Profit
New England College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education. (NECHE). All programs offered by NEC are included in this regional accreditation. The New England Commission of Higher Education is the regional accreditation agency for colleges and universities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The Commission is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a reliable authority on the quality of education for the institutions it accredits.
Recognition by the Department of Education provides access to federal financial aid for U.S. students attending institutions accredited by the commission.