Top Vermont Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 top community colleges located throughout Vermont (3 public colleges and 4 private colleges), serving 12,159 students.
  • For Vermont 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 (view national tuition costs).
  • Vermont community colleges have a diversity score of 0.38, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 22% (majority Black and Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 19:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(VT) School Average
American Indian
2%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
2%
Black
2%
White
78%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
12%
VT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Vermont Community Colleges by Town (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • Champlain College
    Private, non-profit
    246 S. Willard St
    Burlington VT  05401
    (802)860-2700

    3,585 students
  • 1 Abenaki Way
    Winooski VT  05404
    (802)828-2800

    5,844 students
  • Landmark College
    Private, non-profit
    River Rd South
    Putney VT  05346
    (802)387-6700

    518 students
  • New England Culinary Institute
    New England Culinary Institute Photo - Reviewing the menu with the chef before service.
    Private, for profit
    56 College Street
    Montpelier VT  05602
    (802)223-6324

    422 students
  • 16 Sterling Drive
    Craftsbury Common VT  05827
    (802)586-7711

    116 students
  • 1 Main Street
    Randolph Center VT  05061
    (802)728-1000

    1,542 students
  • Woodbury College
    Private, non-profit
    660 Elm St
    Montpelier VT  05602
    (802)229-0516

    132 students
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