Graduate Schools in Vermont | VT Graduate Programs

Experience the lovely outdoors by studying at a graduate school in Vermont. In addition to the lovely fall foliage, Vermont is home to various colleges and universities.

Vermont has a population of 626,562 in 2014, which is a 0.1% change from 2010. 34.8% of Vermont residents have a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the annual median household income is $54,267. Vermont leads the nation in the production of monument granite, marble, and maple products. The largest cities and towns in the state include Burlington, Essex, South Burlington, Colchester, Rutland and Bennington.i

Popular Graduate Degree Programs in Vermont

ProgramInstitutionDegree Awarded
Graduate Certificate in International Education (Low Residency)SIT Graduate InstituteN/A
Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health CounselingGoddard CollegeAM
Social EcologyInstitute for Social EcologyMS
Master of Arts in Individualized StudiesBurlington CollegeMIS
Master of Science in Sustainable Food Systems (MSFS)Green Mountain CollegeMS
MFA in Emergent MediaChamplain CollegeMFA
MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Union Institute and UniversityMA
Teaching English to Speakers of Other LanguagesSaint Michael's CollegeMA
Master of Arts in Teaching with Technology – MasterMarlboro CollegeAM
Special EducationLyndon State CollegeMSEd
MFA in Writing and Literature (Writing Seminars)Bennington CollegeMFA
Doctor of Philosophy in Marriage & Family Therapy – Medical Family Therapy Northcentral UniversityPhD

Tourism is a major industry in Vermont. Their famous ski and snowboarding resorts- including Mt. Snow, Killington and Stowe- bring in tourists during the colder monthsii. During warmer months, hunting and fishing attract visitors as well. Some of the points of interest for tourists include the Green Mountain National Forest, the Bennington Battle Monument, the towns of Manchester and Woodstock and more.iii

If you’re looking to study at one of Vermont’s five state colleges or fourteen private colleges, browse our listings below.

Discover Top Vermont Cities for a Graduate Program

 PopulationMedian Household IncomeMedian Gross Rent% of person having a bachelor’s degree or higher
South Burlingtonv17,904$64,756$1,14854.4%








  • Northcentral University

  • Norwich University

  • Union Institute and University

  • SIT Graduate Institute

  • Norwich University

  • Goddard College

  • Green Mountain College

  • Trinity College Of Vermont

  • Castleton State College

  • Burlington College

  • Vermont College of Fine Arts

  • Union Institute and University

  • Champlain College

  • Bennington College

  • College of St. Joseph