Johnson State College, Vermont

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School Overview

Johnson State College is a small public
liberal arts college spanning 350 acres in
the town of Johnson, Vermont. The School
began as a primary and secondary
institution but later transitioned into a
preparatory academy. In 1962, Johnson
State officially transitioned into a
four-year, degree-granting institution.

Student Body
There are just over 1,700 students
currently enrolled at the college. Due to
this figure, Johnson State, as it is
commonly referred to, is able to offer a
student-faculty ratio of 19:1 and an
average class size of almost 15 students
per class. Johnson State offers 3 graduate
programs, 31 undergraduate programs and a
variety of minors to supplement students’
education.

On-Campus Housing

There are 4 different dormitories on
campus and a small number of college
apartments for students to live in while
attending Johnson State.

Clubs

Students can continue to pursue their
interests at Johnson by joining one of the
many clubs or organizations. There are
over 30 academic and extracurricular clubs
at Johnson State and the University offers
extensive community service and student
leadership opportunities.

Athletics

Johnson State College is a member of the
North Atlantic Conference and is
recognized as a division III team by the
NCAA.

General Information

Admission

Office
337 College Hill
Johnson, VT 05656
(802) 635-1219
Fax: (801) 635-1230

Contact: Penny Howrigan
Associate Dean of Enrollment
Services

Main

Address
337 College Hill Road
Johnson, VT
(802) 635-2356
www.jsc.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,700
Graduate enrollment: 227

Setting
Rural Village
Small town (Less than 10,000)
Residential Campus

Degrees

offered:
Certificate
Associate
Bachelor's

Admissions Information

Application

Fee
College has an application fee:
Yes
Regular application fee: $40
Online application fee: $40

Enrollment

Rates
Percent applicants admitted: 77%
Percent of students who return for
sophomore year: 66%

College Majors and Programs

Bachelor

of Fine Arts
Creative

Writing
Studio
Arts

Bachelor of Science
Biology
Environmental

Science/Natural Resources
Health
Sciences
Health
and Exercise Science
Physical
Education, Teacher Licensure
Integrated

Environmental Science
Mathematics
Wellness
and Alternative Medicine

Certificates
Nonprofit

Management
Small
Business Management

Teacher Licensure Programs
Art
(PK-6, 7-12, PK-12)
Dance
(7-12)
Elementary

Education (K-6)
English
(7-12)
Mathematics

(7-12)
Music
(PK-12)
Physical
Education (PK-6, 7-12, PK-12)
Science
(7-12)
Social
Studies (7-12)
Theater
Arts (7-12)

Academic

Minors
Adventure

Education
Anthropology

and Sociology
Art
History
Arts
Management (for theater majors)
Biology
Business
(for non-business majors)
Chemistry
Creative
Writing
Dance
Environmental

Education French
Gender
Studies
History
Journalism
Literature
Mathematics
Music
Natural
Resources
Political

Science
Pre-Law
Psychology
Spanish
Studio
Arts
Theater

*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.

Johnson State College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(802) 635-2356
Website:www.jsc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.jsc.edu/AdmissionsAndAid/Apply.aspx
Address:337 College Hill, Johnson, VT 05656-9464
Setting:42
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,525
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):37%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,499 (98% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$11,290
Out-of-state Tuition:$23,746
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$8,778

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Johnson State College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Johnson State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services315
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs4
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Education119
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Health Professions and Related Programs4
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4
Psychology11
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts151
Grand total433511

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Johnson State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Psychology1
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Johnson State College 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$11,290
Out-of-state$23,746
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,200
Out-of-state$19,200

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid20098%
Grant or scholarship aid19194%$8,778
Student loan aid16983%$7,459

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,09882%$6,510
Federal student loans1,04678%$6,421

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,038397641
Percent admitted100%94%96%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%19%21%

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

Johnson State College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,525
Undergraduate enrollment1,358
Graduate enrollment167

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

Johnson State College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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