Vermont College of Fine Arts Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#7134 of 14,131 In the World
#1882 of 2,597 In North America
#1793 of 2,496 In the United States
#15 of 17 In Vermont
#2 of 2 In Montpelier

Quick Review

Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Acceptance rate

* The Vermont College of Fine Arts is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Vermont College of Fine Arts Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

371 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 241 (66%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 31 (8%)
Black or African American 30 (8%)
Hispanic 23 (6%)
Nonresident Alien 22 (6%)
Asian 13 (4%)
Two or more races 3 (0.8%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $25,864
Tuition in-state $25,864
Tuition out-of-state $25,864
Fee in-district $1,820
Fee in-state $1,820
Fee out-of-state $1,820

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 265
Combined charge for room and board $1,491

Vermont College of Fine Arts Majors

Major Master's
Creative Writing 97
Fine & Studio Arts, General 18
Cinematography and Film & Video Production 17
Music Theory and Composition 14
Graphic Design 13
Art Teacher Education 11
Grand Total 170

Publications & Citations


Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3 / 3
3 / 3
Fashion Design
2 / 2
Art & Design
2 / 2
2 / 1
1 / 0
Computer Science
1 / 1
Cognitive Science
1 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2017 0 1
2018 0 0
2019 1 1

Vermont College of Fine Arts alumni

  1. Wally Lamb

    Wally Lamb
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    1950-.. (age 72)

    Wally Lamb is an American author known as the writer of the novels She's Come Undone and I Know This Much Is True, both of which were selected for Oprah's Book Club. He was the director of the Writing Center at Norwich Free Academy in Norwich from 1989 to 1998 and has taught Creative Writing in the English Department at the University of Connecticut.

  2. Lauren Myracle

    Lauren Myracle
    Born in
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    1969-.. (age 53)
    novelistchildren's writercomics writerwriter

    Lauren Myracle is an American writer of young adult fiction. She has written many novels, including the three best-selling "IM" books, ttyl, ttfn and l8r, g8r. Her book Thirteen Plus One was released May 4, 2010.

  3. Gail Gregg

    Gail Gregg

    Gail Gregg is an American artist, photographer, and journalist, based in New York City.

  4. Abiola Abrams

    Abiola Abrams
    1976-.. (age 46)
    bloggerwritermotivational speakeressayisttelevision actor

    Abiola Abrams is an American author, podcaster, motivational speaker and spiritual life coach. Abrams has penned three books, including African Goddess Initiation: Sacred Rituals for Self-Love, Prosperity, and Joy, her first book from self-help publisher Hay House, published on July 20, 2021. Her second book, The Sacred Bombshell Handbook of Self-Love, won an African American Literary Award for Best Self Help. Black Enterprise included her inspirational podcast in “20 Must-Listen to Black Women Podcasts for 2019” and in 2020, her podcast was chosen by as one of “16 Motivational Podcasts by Black Hosts You Need to Listen To.” Essence Magazine included Abrams' annual Goddess Retreat in their roundup of “Black Girl-Approved and Operated Wellness Escapes.” Abrams' website,, discusses spirituality, personal growth, and entrepreneurship.

General info

Alternative names VCFA
Founded 1831
Colors green, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 124
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 36 College St
Montpelier, Vermont, 05602
United States
City population 8,000
Phone 8028288600

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