Colleges in Vermont

Vermont has 17 private and 5 public 4-year colleges that enroll 31,921 freshman students every year. The average tuition of public colleges is $11,750 (for in-state students) and $26,640 (for out-of-state students). The private colleges charge around $36,299 per year in tuition regardless of residency.

In the 2016-2017 academic year, the state of Vermont provided $2,551,556 in financial aid to 1,099 students who enrolled in 4-year colleges for the first time as undergraduates, while the colleges themselves awarded $90,332,906 in grant and scholarships to 5,519 students.

Vermont receives less than 1% of the total pell grant allotment from the federal government. In 2016-2017 academic year, 1,554 4-year colleges freshmen were awarded a total amount of $6,697,570 in pell grant ($4,254 per student on average) and 3,897 students received a total amount of $22,048,963 in the form of student loan from the federal government ($5,575 per student on average).

4-year Colleges in Vermont

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Bennington College

Location: Bennington, VT

Private
not for profit
$37,087 $49,440 $49,440
60%
Castleton University

Location: Castleton, VT

Public $16,118 $10,248 $25,656
95%
Champlain College

Location: Burlington, VT

Private
not for profit
$38,370 $38,560 $38,560
70%
College of St Joseph

Location: Rutland, VT

Private
not for profit
$16,836 $21,750 $21,750
58%
Goddard College

Location: Plainfield, VT

Private
not for profit
$18,466 $15,786 $15,786
56%
Green Mountain College

Location: Poultney, VT

Private
not for profit
$20,060 $35,560 $35,560
79%
Johnson State College

Location: Johnson, VT

Public $14,923 $10,224 $22,680
95%
Landmark College

Location: Putney, VT

Private
not for profit
$43,674 $52,500 $52,500
36%
Lyndon State College

Location: Lyndonville, VT

Public $15,587 $10,224 $21,912
98%
Marlboro College

Location: Marlboro, VT

Private
not for profit
$27,153 $39,086 $39,086
66%
Marlboro College Graduate & Professional Studies

Location: Brattleboro, VT

Private
not for profit
Middlebury College

Location: Middlebury, VT

Private
not for profit
$21,437 $49,648 $49,648
16%
New England Culinary Institute

Location: Montpelier, VT

Private
for profit
$19,424 $89,710 $89,710
Open admission
Norwich University

Location: Northfield, VT

Private
not for profit
$28,242 $35,318 $35,318
70%
Saint Michael's College

Location: Colchester, VT

Private
not for profit
$31,264 $41,650 $41,650
77%
SIT Graduate Institute

Location: Brattleboro, VT

Private
not for profit
Southern Vermont College

Location: Bennington, VT

Private
not for profit
$24,235 $23,700 $23,700
62%
Sterling College

Location: Craftsbury Common, VT

Private
not for profit
$24,777 $32,595 $32,595
96%
University of Vermont

Location: Burlington, VT

Public $17,816 $15,096 $38,160
69%
Vermont College of Fine Arts

Location: Montpelier, VT

Private
not for profit
Vermont Law School

Location: South Royalton, VT

Private
not for profit
Vermont Technical College

Location: Randolph, VT

Public $19,117 $12,960 $24,792
88%

2-year Colleges in Vermont

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Community College of Vermont

Location: Montpelier, VT

Public $10,409 $6,072 $12,144
Open admission

Vocational & Trade Schools in Vermont

College Name College Type Net Price Tuition and Fees Acceptance rate
Advanced Welding Institute

Location: South Burlington, VT

Private
for profit
$17,669 $20,500
Open admission
O'Briens Aveda Institute

Location: South Burlington, VT

Private
for profit
$12,132 $15,950
Open admission