Norwich University

Northfield, VT, USA
3.53 Average Rating
Founded in 1819, Norwich University is the oldest private military college in the nation. It is based in Northfield, VT, and known as the “Birthplace of ROTC” according to the United States Department of Defense. Two thirds of the student body are part of the Corps of Cadets, while the rest are civilians. Nursing, mathematics and statistics, and criminal justice and law enforcement administration are the most popular fields of study.


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  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
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What Students Are Saying

3.53 Average Rating
smaller university with a home-like feeling. great education and leadership building opportunities. international studies and athletic opportunitites are available for prospective students
Aliah from Windsor, MA
A small, private, expensive college placed right in the middle of a beautiful Green Mountain valley of Vermont. The Corp of Cadets is the base of it's strong traditions with a twist of mainly Architecture, Engineering, and Athletic Civilians. Some students (like myself) love it here, others despise it.

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