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
Master of Arts in Teaching with Technology – MasterMarlboro CollegeAM
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
Teaching English to Speakers of Other LanguagesSaint Michael's CollegeMA
Special EducationLyndon State CollegeMSEd
GermanMiddlebury CollegeMA
M.S. in Management and Leadership – Information TechnologyPurdue University GlobalMS
Doctor of Philosophy in Marriage & Family Therapy – Couple 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
Burlingtoniii42,417$42,677$98147.2%
Essexiv19,587$75,503$1,01948.6%
South Burlingtonv17,904$64,756$1,14854.4%
Colchestervi17,067$68,729$1,06538.7%

i quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/50000.html

ii factmonster.com/us-states/vermont.html

iii census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/5010675,00

iv census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/5000724175,50009,00

v census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/5066175,00

vi census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/5000714875,00

  • Some of the nation’s most affordable tuition rates, from a private, nonprofit, NEASC accredited university
  • Qualified students with 2.5 GPA and up may receive up to $20K in grants & scholarships
  • Multiple term start dates throughout the year. 24/7 online classroom access
  • Accredited online university.
  • Capella University offers graduate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession.
  • Competency-based curriculum delivers both foundation knowledge and real-world skills, so that what you’re learning in your courses is immediately applicable to your career goals.
  • Purdue University Global

  • Northcentral University

  • Marlboro College

  • SIT Graduate Institute

  • Goddard College

  • Institute for Social Ecology

  • Burlington College

  • Green Mountain College

  • Champlain College

  • Saint Michael's College

  • Lyndon State College

  • Middlebury College