Castleton University

Castleton, VT, USA
3.22 Average Rating

Founded in 1787, Castleton University is a public liberal arts institution located in the rural town of Castleton, Vermont. It is the first institution of higher learning established in the state and home to the Jeffords Science Center, which is funded by both the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health. The school is committed to sustainability and houses two micro-wind turbines, electrical vehicle charging stations, and two Gold certified LEED buildings. Popular majors include business, nursing, and health preparatory studies.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
66%
Out-Of-State Students
31%
0
100
82%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,141
Total Number of Undergrads
1,855
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
38%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
51%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$16,467
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$12,544
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,552
Students Receiving Financial Aid
80%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,511
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Student Organizations
60
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Glens Falls
Burlington
Boston
New York
Albany
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$37,900
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What Students Are Saying

3.22 Average Rating
i love castleton state college; the fact that i can recognise people from all of my classes is my favorite part of going to a small school. the quality of education is amazing for the cost of tuition.
Jazmin from Vergennes, VT
Castleton State has a great campus. I feel I am getting a great education and have plenty here to keep me busy.
Zach from VT

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