Founded in 1769, Dartmouth College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Hanover (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New Hampshire. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Dartmouth College (DC) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Dartmouth College (DC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 247 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. DC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.