Woodbury College

  • Woodbury College provides rigorous, practice-based education that extends beyond the classroom into the community. Our respectful learning environment helps adult students go beyond their limits as they prepare for rewarding careers that contribute to a healthy, just and democratic society.
School Highlights
  • Woodbury College serves 132 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Woodbury College is one of 2 community colleges within Washington County, VT.
  • The nearest community college to Woodbury College is New England Culinary Institute (1.7 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

    Woodbury College(VT) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution Level4 or more yearsLess than 2 yrs
    Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit

    Student Body

    • The Woodbury College diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.38.
    Total Enrollment132 students482 students
    # Undergraduate Students74 students405 students
    # Graduate Students26 students48 students
    This chart display graduation rate breakdown of Woodbury CollegeVT All Graduation Breakdown
    % Unknown races
    Diversity Score0.000.38

    Finances and Admission

      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2006 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • Woodbury College was founded in 1975 to prepare people to work as paralegals. In 1984, Woodbury College was offered accreditation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, and also began offering a Mediation program to train people in a neutral, third-party method of mediation. Two years later, in 1986, Woodbury founded the Dispute Resolution Center, a mediation resource to help people resolve family disputes, environmental conflicts, and community and business disputes. In addition, the Dispute Resolution Center works with courts around Vermont offering parties the opportunity to use mediation to settle cases out of court. Most recently, Woodbury received approval to offer a Master of Mediation and Applied Conflict Studies degree in 2005. Building on its 21-year history training mediators, this intensive, practice-based graduate program is designed to educate students specifically in the emerging field of mediation. Programs of study includes Advocacy, Legal & Paralegal, Mediation & Applied Conflict Studies, Prevention & Community Development and Interdisciplinary Studies. Woodbury College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

      Nearby Schools

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      • New England Culinary Institute
        New England Culinary Institute Photo - Reviewing the menu with the chef before service.
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        422 students | 1.70 Mi56 College Street
        Montpelier VT  05602
        (802) 223-6324
      • 1,542 students | 25.20 Mi1 Main Street
        Randolph Center VT  05061
        (802) 728-1000
      • 116 students | 27.40 Mi16 Sterling Drive
        Craftsbury Common VT  05827
        (802) 586-7711
      • 5,844 students | 33.30 Mi1 Abenaki Way
        Winooski VT  05404
        (802) 828-2800
      • Champlain College
        Private, non-profit
        3,585 students | 33.90 Mi246 S. Willard St
        Burlington VT  05401
        (802) 860-2700
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