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University of Vermont Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Burlington, VT

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Agriculture, General
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Behavioral Aspects of Health
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
  • Dance, General
  • Development Economics and International Development
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Forestry, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International/Global Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Microbiology, General
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resource Recreation and Tourism
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Wildlife Biology
  • Women's Studies
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences, Social sciences, Natural resources/environmental science
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Law with Vermont Law School
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Not required for most or all students
Students required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Not required

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 19% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 5% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 20% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 45% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 30% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Professional Studies, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Teaching, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Allied Health--General
  • Animal Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biostatistics
  • Chemistry
  • Classics
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Forestry
  • German
  • Higher Education
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Middle School Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Science Education
  • Social Work
  • Special Education
  • Veterinary Sciences

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Allied Health--General
  • Animal Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forestry
  • Mathematics
  • Natural Resources
  • Physical Therapy
  • Science Education
  • Veterinary Sciences

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