Vermont Technical College

Vermont Technical College

Vermont Technical College, also know as Vermont Tech, was established in 1866, in Randolph, Vermont. It is a public technical college with campuses in different locations, including Williston, Vermont. The college covers 554 acres and caters to approximately 1400 students.

Vermont Technical College has a wide range of Bachelor's and Associate's degrees as well as certificate programs. Some of the undergraduate courses include Architectural Engineering Technology, Dental Hygiene, and Diversified Agriculture. Fire Science, Diesel Power Technology, and Automotive Technology are some of the Associate courses offered. A single certificate program for Practical Nursing is also available.

The College, which values student's athletics, has sports teams that participate in soccer, softball, golf and cross country. Vermont Tech competes in the NAIA, and is also part of the Sunrise Conference. They are additionally affiliated with the United States Collegiate Athletic Association.

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Contacting Vermont Technical College

Vermont Technical College
1 Main Street
Randolph Center , VT 05061-0500
General Phone: (802) 728-1000

Vermont Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine241registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Engineering Technician105engineering technology, architectural engineering tech, civil engineering tech, telecommunications tech, electrical/electronic tech, electromechanical tech, aerospace engineering tech, mechanical engineering tech, computer engineering tech ...
Business and Management45electronic commerce, business administration
Medical Support and Technology44dental hygienist, veterinary assistant, respiratory therapy assistant
Agricultural Science and Management19agricultural management, farm management
Construction Trades17building inspection and management
Mechanics and Repair17automobile mechanics
Landscaping and Horticulture10horticultural business
Computer Science and Engineering4information technology
Science and Laboratory Technician0biology tech

Number of programs and degrees for Vermont Technical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree30521
Bachelor's degree594
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1381

Vermont Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Vermont Technical College had a total enrollment of 1,556 students (1,261 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 76%
Women 24%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 94%
Black 1%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 31%
20-21 18%
22-24 10%
25-29 11%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New Hampshire6%
New York2%
New Jersey1%

Vermont Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 72 %
Part-Time 67 %

Vermont Technical College Room and Board (2007)

Vermont Technical College offers campus housing for 565 of its 1,261 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Randolph, Vermont for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Vermont Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 20 meals per week.

Vermont Technical College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal410530
SAT Math440560
SAT Writing400500
ACT Verbal1521
ACT Math1723
ACT Composite1722

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT78%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT13%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Vermont Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 9,984
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 18,419
Room and board $ 7,509
Room charge $ 4,472
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,037
Books and supplies $ 1,000
Other expenses $ 1,650

Financial Aid:
Vermont Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 369800)

Vermont Technical College Faculty

Vermont Technical College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1815
Non-tenured and not on tenure track10

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year0*2*
Associate professorcalendar year0*4$51,708
Assistant professorcalendar year0*9$42,886
All faculty totalcalendar year0*15$48,138

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year19$70,6769$59,830
Associate professoracademic year10$52,3912*
Assistant professoracademic year18$43,2116$42,063
All faculty totalacademic year47$56,26717$52,186

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Vermont Technical College Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball Sunrise Conference
Baseball Sunrise Conference
Track Sunrise Conference

Vermont Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Business and Management, General
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management

Business And Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Technology

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, & Inspection, Other

Engineering Technician
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Engineering Technology, General
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Telecommunications Technology/Technician

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Business Services, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Science And Laboratory Technician
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician

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What Sets Vermont Technical College Apart:

Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 5%Vermont Technical College Number of students
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Vermont Technical College % of full-time faculty on tenure track
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 7%Vermont Technical College Number of degree programs
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Vermont Technical College % of degrees in engineering technician
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Vermont Technical College Male % of student body
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Vermont Technical College Dorm rooms per full-time student
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Vermont Technical College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Vermont Technical College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine

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checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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