Vermont Technical College

School Highlights
  • Vermont Technical College serves 1,542 students (65% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Vermont Technical College is the only community colleges within Orange County, VT.
  • The nearest community college to Vermont Technical College is New England Culinary Institute (22.1 miles away).

Top Placements

Vermont Technical College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Vermont for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 114 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Vermont Technical College(VT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty114 staff81 staff
Vermont Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Vermont Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Vermont Technical College diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has grown by 75% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,542 students482 students
Vermont Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
Vermont Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students996 students369 students
Vermont Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students546 students113 students
Vermont Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Vermont Technical College Enrollment Breakdown VT All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Vermont Technical College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
Vermont Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown VT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.170.38
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,300$30,700

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $12,860 is less than the state average of $15,538. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $23,708 is more than the state average of $19,241. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$12,860$15,538
Vermont Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$23,708$19,241
Vermont Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2016)80%78%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$16,000$16,000
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$8,674$6,102
Acceptance Rate83%83%
SAT Total Avg.1,3751,375
SAT Reading455455
Vermont Technical College SAT Reading (2007-2016)
SAT Math485485
Vermont Technical College SAT Math (2007-2016)
SAT Writing435435
Vermont Technical College SAT Writing (2007-2016)
ACT Total Avg.6261
ACT Composite2221
ACT English1919
ACT Math2121
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 422 students | 22.10 Mi56 College Street
    Montpelier VT  05602
  • 5,751 students | 23.70 Mi1 Abenaki Way
    Winooski VT  05404
  • Woodbury College
    Private, non-profit
    132 students | 23.70 Mi660 Elm St
    Montpelier VT  05602
  • 1,009 students | 39.70 MiOne College Place
    Claremont NH  03743
  • Champlain College
    Private, non-profit
    3,585 students | 47.50 Mi246 S. Willard St
    Burlington VT  05401
Recent Articles
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.
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.