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About Northern Vermont University Johnson

Northern Vermont University-Johnson is a public, state school located in the rural setting of Johnson, VT, less than an hour from Montreal.

Founded in 2018, Northern Vermont University Johnson currently enrolls around 1,662 students a year, including 1,458 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Northern Vermont University Johnson's endowment was valued at $2,327,545 in 2021. The school spends $6,102 for each full-time student enrolled.

Admissions Facts About Northern Vermont University Johnson

Acceptance rate: 86%

Average GPA: 3.32

Mean ACT score: 21

Early Decision or Early Action: No/Yes

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

Northern Vermont University Johnson Acceptance Rate

Northern Vermont University Johnson is a moderately difficult school to get accepted to. Northern Vermont University Johnson accepts around 86 percent of applicants each year.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.32 out of 4.0. The mean ACT scores is 21.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Northern Vermont University Johnson a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of the 241 students who started at Northern Vermont University Johnson as first-time freshman, 38 graduate within four years.

Northern Vermont University Johnson's six-year graduation for undergrads is 35 percent. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 60 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

The average starting salary for recent grads is $25,000 a year. The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $31,595 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Northern Vermont University Johnson sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Northern Vermont University Johnson a good school for YOU?

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College Info

337 College Hill Johnson, VT 05656

Campus Setting: Rural

Northern Vermont University Johnson Application Deadline

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northern Vermont University Johnson is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northern Vermont University Johnson is Continuous processing.

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Northern Vermont University Johnson Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Northern Vermont University Johnson is like? There are approximately 1,662 students enrolled at Northern Vermont University Johnson, including 1,458 undergraduate students and 204 graduate students. 67% percent of students attend school full-time, 81% percent are from VT and 19% percent of students are from other states.


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