100%

Acceptance Rate

$5,928

Avg.Financial Aid

003686

FAFSA Code

About Goddard College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

448

Website

www.goddard.edu

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CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

Located in Plainfield, VT, Goddard College is a private liberal arts college. Goddard College covers an area of 175 acres. Goddard College was founded in the year 1863. Blue and white are the official colors of the Goddard College. Out of total 700 students enrolled at GC, 165 belong to undergraduate courses while 187 are postgraduate students. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 110 faculty. At Goddard College, around 79% of the students are 25 and over. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 76% of the students are females and 24% are males. Finally, at GC around 43% are white, 42% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity, and 6% are Black or African American. The college has produced several notable alumni including David Mamet, Trey Anastasio, Jon Fishman, and Mumia Abu-Jamal in its 157 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. At GC, 20 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges).

Location & Contact

Address

123 Pitkin Road

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8024548311
Fax: 8024541029
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Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

100%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$65

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 1 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at GC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $65. It can be concluded that scoring high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT is not an important criterion for Goddard College, as the average SAT or ACT score of students is not available publicly. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 123 Pitkin Road, Plainfield, Vermont 05667-9432, or call (802) 454-8311.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$23,187

Average Annual Cost

$16,586

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to GC. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $35,640. The average annual tuition cost ($17,084), books and supplies ($600), and budget for other expenses ($7,586) are all part of this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

33%

Male Professors

67%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

42 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

10 Graduates

Education, General

9 Graduates

Psychology, General

3 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

188

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

58%

Full-time

90%

Part-time

10%

Students Gender

Male

27%

US National: 44%

Female

73%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

48% White

24% Unknown

8% Black

2% Hispanic

9% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

6% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

60%

Out Of State

40%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,220 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The students at GC have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into change-makers. Since the campus life of students assumes a fundamental part in their development and improvement, students at GC are encouraged to invest their energy in learning and developing themselves. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 24% and 76%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$22,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$25,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$21,500

$21,500

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$223 - 223

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,928

Students Receiving Federal Grants

75%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,403

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$750

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$7,570

> $110K

$1,000

In case the students at Goddard College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. Moreover, the average federal grant amount comes to around $6,778.

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