Vermont Technical College requires at least 120 credit hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Vermont Tech accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Vermont Tech has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 37% of students who start college at Vermont Tech finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Vermont Tech offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Vermont Tech may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Vermont Tech has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a lanuage requirementor a math or science requirement.
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Vermont Tech directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Vermont Tech students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Vermont Tech.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Vermont Tech does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Vermont Tech
Vermont Tech offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
Check with Vermont Tech directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.
✅ Vermont Tech has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Vermont Tech offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ Vermont Tech offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
✅ Vermont Tech does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Hartness Library and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.
Vermont Tech does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Vermont Tech have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Vermont Tech has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Vermont Tech include:
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