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.
Community College of Vermont serves 5,378 students (14% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.
The student population of Community College of Vermont has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The Community College of Vermont diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has grown by 79% over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $271 is less than the state average of $6,566. The in-state tuition has declined by 95% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $552 is less than the state average of $12,130. The out-state tuition has declined by 95% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Tuition fees are per credit
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS
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.
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For Vermont public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,566 per year for in-state students and $12,130 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $41,786 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.