Landmark College

River Rd South
Putney, VT 05346-0000
Tel: (802)387-6700
  • Landmark College provides the premier undergraduate program for students with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders. Landmark's programs and services are based on the deeply held conviction that individuals with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders can learn, succeed, and realize their aspirations when they work in student-centered educational environments with effective instructional practices.
School Highlights
  • Landmark College serves 518 students (78% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 20%.
  • Landmark College is the only community colleges within Windham County, VT.
  • The nearest community college is Greenfield Community College (28.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 49% over five years.
Landmark College(VT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty81 staff81 staff
Landmark College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 518 has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 3:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has grown by 45% over five years.
Total Enrollment518 students482 students
Landmark College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:119:1
Landmark College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students405 students369 students
Landmark College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students113 students113 students
Landmark College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Landmark College Enrollment Breakdown VT All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
-350
Landmark College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2015)
% Asian
3%
1%
Landmark College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
3%
2%
Landmark College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
6%
2%
Landmark College Black (2007-2016)
% White
71%
80%
Landmark College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Landmark College More (2008-2016)
% Non Resident races
4%
1%
Landmark College Non Resident (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
11%
11%
Landmark 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.0.480.35
Landmark College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
23%
17%
Landmark College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2012)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,700$30,700
Landmark College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $50,080 is more than the state average of $41,540. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$50,080$41,540
Landmark College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid69%78%
Landmark College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$16,000
Landmark College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,750$6,102
Landmark College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate86%83%
Landmark College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,058940
SAT Reading565455
Landmark College SAT Reading (2013-2016)
SAT Math493485
Landmark College SAT Math (2013-2016)
ACT Total Avg.6261
ACT Composite2121
Landmark College ACT Composite (2013-2016)
ACT English2019
Landmark College ACT English (2013-2016)
ACT Math2121
Landmark College ACT Math (2013-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Landmark College's degree programs maintain high standards for academic achievement, offering courses of study that enable students to explore their interests, their abilities, and their intellectual potential, while acquiring the skills necessary to complete general education and liberal arts requirements. In all of the College's education programs, individuals with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders develop the strategies, self-understanding, and self-advocacy skills that will advance their academic and career goals. The Landmark College Institute for Research and Training (LCIRT) promotes understanding and support for the needs of individuals with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders at regional, national, and international levels, working with college and high school systems and educators to help students realize their academic potential. LCIRT develops and disseminates educational research and theory-based teaching practices that set the standard for educating students with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders. Landmark College is located in southeastern Vermont. In summer and spring, you can hike, run, mountain bike and swim. In winter, students find an atmosphere perfect for downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, and winter camping. For those who prefer something more urban, Boston is 2-1/2 hours away by car and New York City is only 4-1/2 hours. Landmark College is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Nearby Schools

Recent Articles
December 01, 2017
Learn about trending community college topics this week such as San Francisco's move toward free tuition at community colleges and the rise in hunger and homelessness among community college students across the country.
December 01, 2017
This summer will be wrapping up before we know of it, and your first semester at community college is rapidly approaching. Are you ready for it?
December 01, 2017
To encourage students to pursue higher education, some states are considering plans to offer zero-tuition programs at public community colleges. These programs could make college a reality for many young people, however, critics argue such programs would cost taxpayers a significant amount of money.
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.