Goddard College Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#4558 of 14,131 In the World
#1271 of 2,597 In North America
#1196 of 2,496 In the United States
#8 of 17 In Vermont

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
84%
Avg. cost to attend
$23,794 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
155
Graduates
211
Male:Female Ratio
28:72
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
www.goddard.edu

Goddard College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 84% 75% 89%
Applicants 31 12 19
Admissions 26 9 17
Freshmen enrolled full time 17 7 10

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Secondary school GPA Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 177 (49%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 108 (30%)
Two or more races 28 (8%)
Black or African American 28 (8%)
Asian 8 (2%)
Hispanic 8 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0.8%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,794/year
Average aid awarded
$9,254
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $22,392
$48-75K $25,312
$75-110K $28,003
$110K+ $28,115

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $18,210$20,028
Tuition in-state $18,210$20,028
Tuition out-of-state $18,210$20,028

Goddard College Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 22 11
Education, General 17 14
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 28
Creative Writing 5 9
Counseling Psychology 7
Community & Environmental & Socially-Engaged Art 3
Psychology, General 3
Grand Total 50 69
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 38% 50% 33%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%

Publications & Citations

Publications
90
Citations
1,003

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
51 / 304
Art & Design
22 / 6
Psychology
21 / 742
Sociology
16 / 195
History
12 / 1
Medicine
10 / 336
Literature
9 / 0
Fashion Design
8 / 0
Gender Studies
8 / 32
Creative Writing
8 / 0
Art History
8 / 0
Computer Science
7 / 157
Anthropology
7 / 74
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
6 / 0
Child Psychology
5 / 346
Sexology
5 / 150
Social Psychology
5 / 246
Biology
4 / 80
Media Studies
4 / 71
Cognitive Science
4 / 86
Political Science
4 / 19
Business
4 / 24
Environmental Science
4 / 25
Archaeology
4 / 8
Communications and Public Relations
3 / 90
Clinical Psychology
2 / 202
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
2 / 0
Mathematics
2 / 0
Philosophy
2 / 0
Photography
2 / 0
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
2 / 10
Classics and Ancient History
2 / 0
Health Science
2 / 76
Family medicine
2 / 1
Human Resource Management
2 / 6
Aesthetics
2 / 0
Math Teachers
2 / 0
Nursing
2 / 73
Education Majors
2 / 3
Psychiatry
2 / 120

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 6
1992 0 24
1993 0 8
1994 0 10
1995 5 15
1996 0 14
1997 0 11
1998 1 29
1999 0 17
2000 3 20
2001 0 23
2002 1 26
2003 0 33
2004 0 16
2005 0 41
2006 3 29
2007 5 39
2008 4 32
2009 5 43
2010 2 40
2011 1 56
2012 5 69
2013 4 74
2014 7 50
2015 7 48
2016 10 42
2017 2 67
2018 2 91
2019 4 69
2020 1 116
2021 3 113

Goddard College alumni

  1. William H. Macy

    William H. Macy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorwritercharacter actor
    Biography

    William Hall Macy Jr. is an American actor. His film career has been built on appearances in small, independent films, though he has also appeared in mainstream films. Macy has won two Emmy Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards, while his performance in Fargo earned a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. From 2011 to 2021, he has played Frank Gallagher, a main character in Shameless, the Showtime adaptation of the British television series. Macy has been married to Felicity Huffman since 1997.

  2. David Mamet

    David Mamet
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm directorplaywrightfilm producerwriter
    Biography

    David Alan Mamet is an American playwright, filmmaker, and author. He won a Pulitzer Prize and received Tony nominations for his plays Glengarry Glen Ross (1984) and Speed-the-Plow (1988). He first gained critical acclaim for a trio of off-Broadway 1970s plays: The Duck Variations, Sexual Perversity in Chicago, and American Buffalo. His plays Race and The Penitent, respectively, opened on Broadway in 2009 and previewed off-Broadway in 2017.

  3. Trey Anastasio

    Trey Anastasio
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwritercomposeracademic musicianguitarist
    Biography

    Ernest Joseph "Trey" Anastasio III is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter, best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band Phish, which he co-founded in 1983. He is credited by name as composer of 152 Phish original songs, 141 of them as a solo credit, in addition to 41 credits attributed to the band as a whole.

  4. Walter Mosley

    Walter Mosley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    film producernovelistwriterscreenwriterplaywright
    Biography

    Walter Ellis Mosley is an American novelist, most widely recognized for his crime fiction. He has written a series of best-selling historical mysteries featuring the hard-boiled detective Easy Rawlins, a black private investigator living in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, California; they are perhaps his most popular works. In 2020, Mosley received the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, making him the first Black man to receive the honor.

General info

Alternative names GC
Founded 1863
Colors blue, white
Academic Calendar September to May
Total FTE staff 60
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 123 Pitkin Road
Plainfield, Vermont, 05667-9432
United States
City population 1,000
Phone 8024548311
Fax +1 (802) 454 8017

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