Champlain College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

163 South Willard Street

PO Box 670

Burlington, VT 05402-0670

(802) 860-2727

(800) 570-5858

Fax: (802) 860-2767

Contact: Ian Mortimer

Director of Admission
Main Address

PO Box 670

Burlington, VT 05402-9847

(802) 860-2700

Total undergrads: 1,993

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 545

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,993

Graduate enrollment: 279


Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: Free
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Essay(s) required
Required: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is optional
Required for Some: SAT Subject Tests

Very important admission factors:

Application Essay
Rigor of secondary school record

Important admission factors:

Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores


Alumni Relation
Character/Personal Qualities
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

GPA, level of difficulty of high school curriculum, essay, interview, counselor recommendations most important.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Design/Visual Communications B
Film Production/Cinematography B
Graphic Design B
Multimedia B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting/Business Management B
Accounting/Finance B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Business Communications B
E-Commerce B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing B
Hotel/Motel Management B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
Marketing Management B
Organizational Behavior Studies B
Restaurant/Food Services Management B
Small Business Administration B
Tourism/Travel Marketing B
Tourism/Travel Services B
Travel/Tourism Management B

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Organizational Communication B
Public Relations B

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects B
Graphic Communications B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Forensics B
Computer Graphics B
Computer Networking/Telecommunications B
Computer Science B
Computer Systems Analysis B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Computer/Systems Security B
Information Sciences/Systems B
Networking/LAN/WAN Management B
System Administration B
Web/Multimedia Design B
Web/Multimedia Management B


Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Secondary Education B


Software Engineering B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Composition B
Technical/Business Writing B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family/Community Services B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance B
Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Personal & Culinary Services

Restaurant/Catering Management B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B
Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B
Forensic Technologies B
Law Enforcement Administration B
Security Services Management B
Security/Loss Prevention B

Degrees, certificates and diplomas 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.

Champlain College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (802) 860-2700
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 163 S Willard St, Burlington, VT 05401
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,385
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 60%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,084 (48% 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: $41,828
Out-of-state Tuition: $41,828
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $22,723

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Champlain College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Champlain College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 15266
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 9281
Education 131
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 221
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 331
Legal Professions and Studies 121
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Visual and Performing Arts 6
Grand total 3243913

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Champlain 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $41,828
Out-of-state $41,828
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $14,310
Out-of-state $14,310

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 536 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 529 99% $22,723
Student loan aid 347 65% $9,323

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,491 66% $17,090
Federal student loans 2,022 53% $7,324

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Champlain 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 Champlain College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,629 1,777 1,852
Percent admitted 100% 87% 84%
Percent admitted who enrolled 14% 19% 10%

Admissions Considerations

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

Champlain College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 4,385
Undergraduate enrollment 3,748
Graduate enrollment 637

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

Champlain College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs

*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. 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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