Green Mountain College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Green Mountain College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 815 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1834 and is the only college located in Poultney, Vermont.

Green Mountain College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
At Green Mountain College you can obtain your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Green Mountain College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Natural Resources and Environment, Management, General Studies, Economics, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
71%
The rate of student retention at Green Mountain College is fair at 71% (close to Vermont average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Green Mountain College is low - 44%. About 50% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Green Mountain College is pretty decent -- 14:1. Read more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,800
Average tuition cost is very high, $29,700 a year. The additional fees at Green Mountain College (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,100; which comes to a total of $30,800 a year.

Read the details about Green Mountain College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
67%
As reported in recent government data, 1,109 applications were submitted and 748 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Green Mountain College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,500
Green Mountain College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Green Mountain College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Green Mountain College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 700 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - approximately $6,500 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Green Mountain College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Green Mountain College Location and Maps



Post Address: Green Mountain College, One Brennan Circle, Poultney, Vermont 05764-1199, USA
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