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Goddard College
Plainfield, VT
Goddard, founded in 1938, is a private college of liberal and practical arts. Its 250-acre campus, located on a former farm estate, is ten miles from Montpelier.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 194
   Women 140 (72.2%)
   Men 54 (27.8%)
Graduate Students 311
Entrance Difficulty Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate 56% of 16 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math Not reported
SAT Critical Reading Not reported
SAT Writing
ACT Composite Not reported
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA     X  
Standardized Tests       X
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $17,984
  Tuition and Fees $15,786
  Room and Board $1,598
Average Percent of Need Met 37%
Average Freshman Award $10,090
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W   -   2
Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 15
Regular Class Size Not reported
Plainfield Population 1,286
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee  
Students in College Housing  
Athletic Conferences  
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 3.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.6% Asian
1.0% Black/African-American
2.1% Hispanic/Latino
5.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
68.0% White
17.5% Unknown
International Students Not reported
First-Year Students Returning 66.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 28.0%