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Castleton State College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Castleton State College

Website: http://www.castleton.edu
Address: 62 Alumni Dr , Castleton , Vermont - 5735
Phone: (802) 468-5611
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Public
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Campus setting
Distant Town
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (smaller programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers No
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $37
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
2,219
1,064
1,155
Percent admitted
68%
64%
72%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
30%
31%
30%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
440
530
SAT Math
440
540
SAT Writing
430
520
ACT Composite
17
23
ACT English
16
22
ACT Math
17
22
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $7,488
Out-of-state tuition $16,152
Books and supplies $1,000
On-campus room and board $7,509
On-campus other expenses $1,352
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
85%
-
Federal grant aid
30%
$3,523
State or local grant aid
27%
$1,528
Institutional grant aid
19%
-
Loan aid
75%
$5,849
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
2,089
44%
56%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 1,935
Estimated graduates enrolled 162
Undergraduates 24 years old 89%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 10%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 44%
Men 41%
Women 47%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 25%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 38%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 40%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees          
In-state $6,828 $7,244 $8,284 $8,820 6.5%
Out-of-state $14,556 $15,428 $16,948 $18,060 6.6%
Books and supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,942 $7,220 $7,509 $7,809 4.0%
Other $1,288 $1,276 $1,352 $1,396 3.3%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
In-state          
On Campus $16,058 $16,740 $18,145 $19,025 4.8%
Out-of-state          
On Campus $23,786 $24,924 $26,809 $28,265 5.4%
 

Map & Directions

Map of Castleton State College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $35
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,368 1,287 1,081
Percent admitted 70% 66% 75%
Percent admitted who enrolled 30% 31% 30%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Recommendations X  
Formal demonstration of competencies   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 482 95%
ACT 88 17%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 430 530
SAT Math 430 540
SAT Writing 420 520
ACT Composite 17 21
ACT English 15 21
ACT Math 16 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 7/1/1960 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs 1/1/1977 -   Accredited