Vermont Technical College

Randolph, VT 05061

Located in Randolph, Vermont, Vermont Technical College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 463 and 407 students were accepted.

VT Tech's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $12,960 and fees $1,066. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $24,792 and $1,066 respectively.


Campus LocaleRural: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate70%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN to ADN
  2. ADN

    The nursing programs are offered at four campuses located around the state in Williston, Brattleboro, Bennington, and Randolph Center.

    Students seeking to qualify for the ADN program to be eligible for licensure as a Registered can do so by completing two more semesters of full time study. The ADN program is a competitive and academically rigorous program.

    Vermont technical college also offer LPN program.  Students who complete the LPN program are not guaranteed admittance and the 12 credits earned in the LPN program are not transferable to this program.

    Admission Requirements

    • High school diploma of GED equivalency certificate
    • Official transcripts for all college level coursework (if applicable)
    • Completed application
    • Standardized test results (SAT, ACT, CPT)
    • Entrance Examination (as applicable)

    Students admitted to the program are required to submit to a criminal background check and drug screening for clinical practice and licensure purposes.

  3. LPN

    The Practical Nursing program curriculum is offered in two semesters and one summer session. The curriculum combines theoretical lectures, practical demonstrations and independent study opportunities as well as clinical practice in a nursing laboratory. Students are also allowed to experience hands on patient care at a range of healthcare facilities in the local area.     

    Students earn their Certificate in one year consisting of three semesters of instruction while they are eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses at the end of the second year.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 135
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 143
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 7

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Vermont Technical College

Vermont Technical College - Bennington Campus
0.1 miles away
Castleton University
36.73 miles away
Vermont Technical College - Williston Campus
43.42 miles away
Plymouth State University
47.21 miles away
University of Vermont
47.44 miles away
SUNY College at Plattsburgh
67.14 miles away
Keene State College
71.82 miles away
Granite State College
74.59 miles away
SUNY Empire State College
83.63 miles away
Harmony Health Care Institute
96.28 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
11/16/2005 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
10/01/2001 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
06/01/1986 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$15,487
30k to 48k$17,813
48k to 75k$19,009
75k to 110k$22,664
Over 110k$23,446
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $584.00 $1,077.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $719.00 $1,335.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Vermont Educational Loan Program for Nurses

The Vermont Educational Loan Repayment Program for Health Care Professionals is funded by the Department of Health of  the State of Vermont and is administered by the University of Vermont [...]

William Boudreau Memorial Scholarship for Licensed Nursing Assistants

Applicant must be a resident of Orleans County, VT who will attend a licensed nursing assistant program within Vermont. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Vermont State Grange Alice Cossingham Scholarship

Applicant must be a resident of Vermont pursuing a degree in nursing at an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding. Academic achievement, financial need and community service [...]

Freeman Nurse Scholars Program

Selection is based upon academic achievement. Applicant must agree to practice in Vermont for a minimum of two years after graduation.

Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship

Applicant must be a resident of Vermont who will pursue a degree in licensed practical nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, registered nursing, speech language pathology, or social [...]

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Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Vermont state board of nursing
Vermont Technical College
124 Admin Drive
Randolph, VT 05061

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