Burlington College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Burlington College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 155 students enrolled. This school was established in 1972 and is one of the 3 schools located in Burlington, Vermont.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
Fair
At Burlington College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Burlington College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Paralegal, Film and Acting, Photography, and Social Work. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
35%
Bad
It is important 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 normally a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Burlington College is very low at 35% (way below Vermont average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Burlington College is low: 36%.

Student to faculty ratio at Burlington College is good - 8:1. Read more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,300
High
Average tuition costs are high, around $23,600 per year. The additional fees at Burlington College beyond tuition are about $700, which comes to a total of $24,300 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
78%
As reported in recent government data, 222 applications were submitted and 174 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Burlington College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Burlington College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (802) 862-9616 or check Burlington College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,400
High
Burlington College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Burlington College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Burlington College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 100 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- around $7,400 annually.

Burlington College Location and Maps



Post Address: Burlington College, 351 North Ave, Burlington, Vermont 05401, USA
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