Norwich University

Acceptance Rate 75 %
Tuition & Fees $42,950
Student Population 3,986
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $29,651
Graduation Rate 61 %

Academic Overview

Norwich University Campus, Northfield, VT
Norwich University, the Military College of Vermont is a private university in Northfield, Vermont. It is the oldest private military college in the United States. The university was founded in 1819 at Norwich, Vermont, as the American Literary, Scientific and Military Academy. It is the oldest of six senior military colleges and is recognized by the United States Department of Defense as the "Birthplace of ROTC" (Reserve Officers' Training Corps). Norwich University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Northfield, Vermont. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $42,950 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,986 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 75% and the graduation rate is 61% last year.
The salary after graduation from Norwich University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $57,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Norwich University are $42,950. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $20,264 on average.
Norwich University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Norwich. The acceptance rate of Norwich is 75% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 61% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $29,651 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,986 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Norwich University is 75 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Norwich University is 61 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Norwich University is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Norwich University is 3,986
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Norwich University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $29,651 at Norwich University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Norwich offers 57 major programs through online and on-site education where 23 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree396
Post Bachelor's Degree66
Master's Degree1211

Special Learning Opportunities

Norwich University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,202)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Norwich University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges