Castleton University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Seminary Street

Castleton, VT 05735

(802) 468-1213

(800) 639-8521

Fax: (802) 468-1476



Contact: Maurice Ouimet

Director of Admissions
Main Address

62 Alumni Drive

Castleton, VT 05735

(802) 468-5611

www.castleton.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,953

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 463

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,891

Graduate enrollment: 136

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 68%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 71%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Drama/Dance Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Nursing (RN) A

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B
Statistics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Natural Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Castleton University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(802) 468-5611
Website:www.castleton.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.castleton.edu/admissions/how-to-apply/
Address:62 Alumni Dr, Castleton, VT 05735
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,342
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):51%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,209 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$11,314
Out-of-state Tuition:$26,722
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,370

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Castleton University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Castleton University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services141
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs15
Education33
English Language and Literature/Letters4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs13
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies31
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences12
Psychology4
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts61
Grand total6546

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Castleton University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,314
Out-of-state$26,722
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,966
Out-of-state$15,466

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid41693%
Grant or scholarship aid35680%$7,370
Student loan aid34578%$9,475

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,32668%$7,090
Federal student loans1,48476%$6,588

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Castleton University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Castleton University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,1161,0711,045
Percent admitted100%93%98%
Percent admitted who enrolled22%23%22%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Castleton University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,342
Undergraduate enrollment1,969
Graduate enrollment373

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Castleton University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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