Champlain College

Champlain College

163 S Willard St, Burlington, Vermont 05401


  • College Type: 4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Acceptance Rate: 85%
  • Total Student Population: 3,825
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
  • Graduation Rate: 68%
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Champlain College is a private college located in Burlington, Vermont, in the United States.

The college was founded in 1878 and is one of the respected institution of higher education in the state.

Champlain College offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a variety of fields, including business, healthcare, information technology, and social sciences.

The college is organized into five schools: the Division of Communication and Creative Media, the Division of Education and Human Studies, the Division of Information Technology and Sciences, the Division of Business, and the Division of Continuing Professional Studies.

Students are provided with the opportunity to customize their education through a variety of minors and certificate programs.

The college has a strong focus on personalized approach to education, small class sizes, and experiential learning, which allows students to apply what they have learned to practical real-world situations.

The college offers a variety of experiential learning opportunities to help students gain practical experience and skills, including internships, co-op programs, study abroad programs, and service-learning projects.

Champlain College has a vibrant and active campus life. The college has a wide variety of clubs and organizations, including academic clubs, cultural organizations, and special interest groups.

Champlain College has several housing options including traditional dormitories, suite-style housing, and apartment-style living. The college also offers a variety of dining options, including a dining hall, café, and food trucks.

Champlain College is committed to helping students prepare for their future careers. The college has a dedicated Career Collaborative department that provides students with a variety of resources, including career counseling, job search assistance, and networking opportunities. The Career Collaborative also hosts career fairs and employer information sessions on campus.

Champlain College is well-known for its personalized and experiential approach to learning making it an excellent choice of school to study in.

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment:3,825
Undergraduate enrollment:3,217
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment
   by gender
   by race/ethnicity
      American Indian or Alaskan Native:0.4%
      Black or African American:6.0%
      Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander:0.1%
      Two or more races:3.9%
      Race/ethnicity unknown:6.4%
      Non-resident alien:0.4%

Degrees Offered

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Associate’s degree
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master’s degree

Majors Offered

  • Accounting
  • Accounting: Accelerated
  • Animation
  • App Development
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Sustainability
  • Broadcast Media Production
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Computer & Digital Forensics
  • Computer Networking & Cybersecurity
  • Computer Science & Innovation
  • Creative Media
  • Criminal Justice
  • Data Science
  • Degree Design Lab
  • Digital Humanities
  • Education
  • Filmmaking
  • Finance
  • Game Art
  • Game Business & Publishing
  • Game Design
  • Game Production Management
  • Game Programming
  • Game Sound Design
  • Graphic Design & Visual Communication
  • Interaction Design
  • International Business
  • Law
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Communication
  • Professional Writing
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Undeclared Business
  • Undeclared Communication & Creative Media
  • Undeclared Education & Human Studies
  • Undeclared General (No Subject Area)
  • Undeclared Information Technology & Sciences


 Academic year prices for full-time, first-time undergraduate students2021-222020-212019-20
    Tuition & fees$42,984 $42,784 $41,828 
    Books and supplies$1,000 $1,000 $1,000 
      Room and board$15,854 $15,854 $15,766 
      Other expenses$2,296 $2,006 $2,418 
      Room and board$12,604 $11,738 $11,222 
      Other expenses$2,296 $2,006 $2,418 
    Off-campus with family
      Other expenses$2,296 $2,006 $2,418