Castleton University Rankings

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In the World#5385 of 14178
In North America#1440 of 2629
In the United States#1362 of 2528
In Vermont#10 of 20
In Castleton#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
84%
Average SAT
1019
Average ACT
20
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,988
Graduates
411
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Castleton University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%81%86%
Applicants2,1711,1121,059
Admissions1,819903916
Freshmen enrolled full time396207189
Freshmen enrolled part time11

165 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

109 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
350 or 88%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 920
or below

75% of them
had 1118
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Castleton University are 920-1118 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
48 or 12%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Castleton University are 18-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1969 (82%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown135 (6%)
Black or African American90 (4%)
Two or more races58 (2%)
Hispanic58 (2%)
Nonresident Alien53 (2%)
Asian27 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$10,439
Students receiving aid
99%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$11,304$11,574
Tuition in-state$11,304$11,574
Tuition out-of-state$27,984$11,574
Fee in-district$1,166$288
Fee in-state$1,166$288
Fee out-of-state$1,166$288

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,160
Combined charge for room and board$11,020
Room charge$6,604
Meal charge$4,416

Castleton University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse78
Accounting and Business & Management41
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management1419
Psychology, General24
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other17
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other16
Sociology14
Business & Commerce, General112
Communication, General13
Kinesiology and Exercise Science13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General13
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies48
Social Work10
History, General9
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General9
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General9
General Literature7
Athletic Training & Trainer6
Education, General6
Art & Art Studies, General5
Mathematics, General5
Social Sciences, General5
Ecology5
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst5
Political Science and Government, General4
Chemistry, General3
General Studies3
Area Studies, Other3
Mathematics and Statistics3
Philosophy3
Accounting3
School Psychology2
Special Education and Teaching, General2
Spanish Language and Literature1
Music, General1
Communication and Media Studies, Other1
Music Teacher Education1
Environmental Studies1
Business Administration and Management, General1
Geology & Earth Science, General1
Grand Total836033
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate55%51%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 66%

Publications & Citations

Publications
118
Citations
3,132

Publication count by topic

Psychology
36
Biology
13
Medicine
11
Physics
10
History
8
Geology
7
Sociology
6
Art
5
Business
2
Geography
2
Environmental science
2
Engineering
2
Computer science
2
Philosophy
1
Economics
1
Mathematics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology21031,920
Geology2155251
History28713
Geography2984113
Art31321
Physics3292143
Engineering418664
Environmental science429435
Biology4437258
Business452121
Medicine4615146
Sociology49354
Mathematics536215

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199118
199226
199315
1994115
1995016
1996216
1997010
1998221
1999338
2000320
2001228
2002326
2003342
2004349
2005742
2006382
20075106
20088115
20091155
20108174
20114202
201211249
20132189
20145203
20153230
20164203

General info

Alternative namesCU
Founded1787
WikipediaCastleton University
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff286
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address62 Alumni Dr
Castleton, Vermont, 05735
United States
City population5,000
Phone8024685611
Fax+1 (802) 468 5237

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