Middlebury College

Middlebury College

Old Chapel, Middlebury, Vermont 05753

Facts

  • College Type: 4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Acceptance Rate: 22%
  • Total Student Population: 2937
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
  • Graduation Rate: 91%
  • Website: https://www.middlebury.edu/


Middlebury College is a private liberal arts college located in Middlebury, Vermont. It was founded in 1800 and is one of the oldest colleges in the United States.

Middlebury College has a diverse curriculum, with over 50 majors and more than 40 minors programs. The college also is known for its language programs, which include Arabic, French, German, Hebrew, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and more.

Middlebury College also offers a unique program in Environmental Studies, which combines the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of environmental issues.

The college has an undergraduate enrollment of around 2,500 students, and a student-to-faculty ratio of 8:1, and the average class size is 16 students which allows for a highly personalized educational experience, where students have ample opportunities to engage with their professors and participate in classroom discussions.

The college is committed to providing its students with a well-rounded education, and it places a strong emphasis on experiential learning.

Middlebury College offers numerous opportunities for students to engage in research, internships, and community service. The college also has a strong of study abroad program.

Middlebury College also has a vibrant campus life. The college has over 150 student organizations, including academic clubs, performance groups, and service organizations. Middlebury College also has a strong athletic program, with 31 varsity teams competing in the NCAA Division III.

Middlebury College has a commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive community. The college has a number of programs and initiatives in place to support students from underrepresented backgrounds, including a Multicultural Affairs Office, a First-Generation Student Program, and a Disability Resource Center.

Middlebury College is consistently ranked among the top liberal arts colleges in the country, and it is known for its strong programs in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

Middlebury College is a highly respected liberal arts college with a strong commitment to academic excellence, and student engagement making an excellent choice of school.

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment:2,937
Undergraduate enrollment:2,858
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment
   by gender
      Men:46.4%
      Women:53.6%
   by race/ethnicity
      American Indian or Alaskan Native:0.1%
      Asian:7.2%
      Black or African American:4.8%
      Hispanic/Latino:10.5%
      White:59.3%
      Two or more races:5.8%
      Race/ethnicity unknown:0.8%
      Non-resident alien:11.6%
(Enrollment data Fall 2021)

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Master’s degree
  • Doctor’s degree-research/scholarship

Majors Offered

  • African Studies
  • African American Studies
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Arabic Studies
  • Architectural Studies
  • Biology
  • Black Studies
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Chinese
  • Classical Studies
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Dance
  • Earth and Climate Sciences
  • Economics
  • Education Studies
  • English
  • Environmental Studies
  • Film and Media Culture
  • Food Studies
  • French and Francophone Studies
  • Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies
  • Geography
  • German
  • Global Health
  • Hebrew and Israeli Society
  • History of Art and Museum Studies
  • History
  • Independent Scholar
  • International and Global Studies
  • International Politics and Economics
  • Italian
  • Japanese Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Literary Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
  • Music
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Portuguese
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Russian
  • Sociology
  • South Asian Studies
  • Spanish
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre

Financial

 Academic year prices for full-time, first-time undergraduate students2021-222020-212019-20
    Tuition & fees$59,770 $58,316 $56,216 
    Books and supplies$1,000 $1,000 $1,000 
    On-campus
      Room and board$17,050 $16,630 $16,032 
      Other expenses$1,000 $1,000 $1,000