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Colleges in Vermont

The Green Mountain State is steeped in New England tradition, maple syrup, and institutions of higher learning. There are 23 colleges in Vermont, 6 public and 17 private, offering a wide range of programs and majors. Vermont has both small schools (defined as less than 2000 students) and "very large" ones (10,000 or more students) and everything in between, including community colleges, in urban and rural environments.


The University of Vermont is the flagship and largest public university in the state. Located in Burlington, University of Vermont is made of up seven undergraduate schools, an honors college, a graduate college, and a college of medicine, most notably the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources. It is also one of the original eight "Public Ivies," a distinction coined in 1985 bestowed to universities that provide an Ivy League experience at a public school price.


Castleton State College, a public university located in Castleton, is the oldest in the state and offers degrees in more than 30 undergraduate as well as master's degrees in education.


Vermont Technical College is located in Randolph Center, and Kyle, a student from Williamstown, VT, had this to say about it: "Vermont Technical College is a fantastic hands-on college. Professors have years of experience in their field, and share their knowledge with their students. Perfect school for hands-on learning, leading you in the field you like, and the professors care about every student."


Other Vermont colleges include Champlain College in Burlington, Johnson State College in Johnson, Lyndon State College in Lyndonville, Norwich University in Northfield, Middlebury College in Middlebury, and many more.


Cappex has tons of resources for students considering a college in Vermont, including plenty of ways to help you find and apply for scholarships. Begin by browsing the complete list of colleges and universities below.


Colleges in Vermont

School Scholarships Available
Bennington College 1 scholarships
Burlington College No scholarships
Castleton State College 54 scholarships
Champlain College 3 scholarships
College of St Joseph 6 scholarships
Community College of Vermont No scholarships
Goddard College 7 scholarships
Green Mountain College 9 scholarships
Johnson State College 38 scholarships
Landmark College 3 scholarships
Lyndon State College 39 scholarships
Marlboro College 11 scholarships
Marlboro College Graduate School No scholarships
Middlebury College No scholarships
Norwich University 15 scholarships
Saint Michael's College 16 scholarships
SIT Graduate Institute No scholarships
Southern Vermont College 8 scholarships
Sterling College - Vermont 9 scholarships
University of Vermont 15 scholarships
Vermont College of Fine Arts No scholarships
Vermont Law School No scholarships
Vermont Technical College 35 scholarships