Champlain College

246 S. Willard St
Burlington, VT 05401-0000
Tel: (802)860-2700
School Highlights
  • Champlain College serves 3,585 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
  • Champlain College is one of 2 community colleges within Chittenden County, VT.
  • The nearest community college is Clinton Community College (17.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 194 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Champlain College(VT) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty194 staff81 staff
Champlain College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,585 has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has grown by 205% over five years.
Total Enrollment3,585 students482 students
Champlain College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
Champlain College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-369 students
Champlain College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-113 students
Champlain College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Undergraduate Students2,309 students405 students
# Graduate Students48 students48 students
Champlain College Graduation BreakDown VT All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Champlain College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
Champlain College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Champlain College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Champlain College Black (2008-2016)
% White
Champlain College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Champlain College More (2012-2016)
% Non Resident races
Champlain College Non Resident (2013-2016)
% Unknown races
Champlain College Ethnicity Breakdown VT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.520.35
Champlain College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$44,500$30,700
Champlain College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $33,000 is less than the state average of $41,540. The private state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$33,000$41,540
Champlain College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid95%78%
Champlain College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,000$16,000
Champlain College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,429$6,102
Champlain College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate64%83%
Champlain College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,6251,375
SAT Reading550455
Champlain College SAT Reading (2007-2013)
SAT Math540485
Champlain College SAT Math (2007-2013)
SAT Writing535435
Champlain College SAT Writing (2012-2013)
ACT Total Avg.7961
ACT Composite2421
Champlain College ACT Composite (2007-2013)
ACT English2519
Champlain College ACT English (2007-2013)
ACT Math2321
Champlain College ACT Math (2007-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Vermont public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $15,535 per year for in-state students and $19,235 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $41,540 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Vermont community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.35, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Vermont is Sterling College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.