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Most Favored Vermont Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Vermont. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Middlebury College, has the highest yield rate of 40.39% for academic year 2019-2020 in Vermont. Goddard College is positioned second with 36.36% yield and Marlboro College follows them with 28%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Vermont.
Most Favored Vermont Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Middlebury College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMiddlebury, VT
40.39% 9,754 1,498 605 15.36%
2Goddard College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPlainfield, VT
36.36% 22 22 8 100.00%
3Marlboro College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMarlboro, VT
28.14% 201 167 47 83.08%
4Norwich University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNorthfield, VT
22.87% 3,827 2,873 657 75.07%
5Bennington College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBennington, VT
21.91% 1,344 817 179 60.79%
6Castleton University
Public, 4 or more yearsCastleton, VT
21.83% 2,171 1,819 397 83.79%
7University of Vermont
Public, 4 or more yearsBurlington, VT
20.37% 19,233 12,943 2,636 67.30%
8Northern Vermont University
Public, 4 or more yearsJohnson, VT
13.46% 3,047 2,370 319 77.78%
9Saint Michael's College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColchester, VT
11.89% 3,967 3,296 392 83.09%