Community College of Vermont

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  • The Community College of Vermont is one of four Vermont State Colleges and has been accredited since 1975 by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. We provide quality, affordable education to over 10,000 students each year. CCV does not have a central campus with housing facilities. Instead we serve students where they live and work, at 12 academic centers around the state and online. CCV is an open-admissions college. Our students range in age from 14 to 78. They enroll for a single course or full-time study, choosing a pace that works for them.
School Highlights
  • Community College of Vermont serves 5,751 students (12% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the state community college average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American and Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Community College of Vermont is one of 2 community colleges within Chittenden County, VT.
  • The nearest community college is Woodbury College (0.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 205 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Community College of Vermont(VT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty205 staff81 staff
Community College of Vermont Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,751 has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has grown by 127% over five years.
Total Enrollment5,751 students482 students
Community College of Vermont Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio28:119:1
Community College of Vermont Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students697 students369 students
Community College of Vermont Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students5,054 students113 students
Community College of Vermont Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Community College of Vermont Enrollment Breakdown VT All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Community College of Vermont American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Community College of Vermont Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Community College of Vermont Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Community College of Vermont Black (2007-2016)
% White
Community College of Vermont White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Community College of Vermont More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Community College of Vermont Non Resident (2013-2015)
% Unknown races
Community College of Vermont Ethnicity Breakdown VT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.220.38
Community College of Vermont Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Community College of Vermont Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,800$30,700
Community College of Vermont Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $261 is less than the state average of $15,538. The in-state tuition has declined by 95% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $522 is less than the state average of $19,241. The out-state tuition has declined by 94% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$261$15,538
Community College of Vermont In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$522$19,241
Community College of Vermont Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Tuition NotesTuition fees are per credit
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid78%78%
Community College of Vermont % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,981$16,000
Community College of Vermont Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,500$6,102
Community College of Vermont Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Community of Student Representatives, Phi Theta Kappa
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Community College of Vermont, a Vermont State College, supports and challenges all students in meeting their educational goals through an abiding commitment to access, affordability, and student success.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Woodbury College
    Private, non-profit
    132 students | 0.00 Mi660 Elm St
    Montpelier VT  05602
  • 422 students | 1.70 Mi56 College Street
    Montpelier VT  05602
  • Vermont College of Fine Arts
    Private, non-profit
    369 students | 1.80 Mi36 College St
    Montpelier VT  05602
  • 1,542 students | 23.70 Mi1 Main Street
    Randolph Center VT  05061
  • 116 students | 27.40 Mi16 Sterling Drive
    Craftsbury Common VT  05827
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Did You Know?
For Vermont public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $15,538 per year for in-state students and $19,241 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 score of 0.38, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Vermont is Sterling College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.