Top Liberal Arts Colleges in Vermont

Middlebury College is a Top 5 liberal arts college in the nation and it is the only Vermont college ranked in the Top 100 list by US News & World Report 2009. 

Middlebury College is rated 5th best among all liberal arts schools by US News. It is ranked 17th in the 2008 Forbes Magazine ranking of American colleges, which combines liberal arts colleges and national research universities together in one list.

The Princeton Review 2009 ranks the Middlebury highly in the following categories:
#1 for "professors get high marks"
#4 for "school runs like butter"
#8 for "quality of life"
#8 for "best classroom experience"
#8 for "students study the most"
#14 for "best campus food"
#16 for "best career/job placement services"

Middlebury placed third in the Division III rankings, according to the National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA) Power Rankings.

Bennington College and St. Michael's College are ranked joint 104th in the country.

Saint Michael's is included in The Princeton Review's Best 368 Colleges guidebook. It has been ranked in the top 15 North Regional Universities in US News & World Report’s College Guide. It was named in 2003 by Newsweek magazine a “Hidden Treasure”. The College is only one of three institutions in Vermont and 220 Catholic college nationwide to house a prestigious PBK chapter.

List of Liberal Arts Colleges in Vermont (US):
  • Bennington College
  • Burlington College
  • Champlain College
  • College Of St Joseph
  • Community College Of Vermont
  • Castleton State College
  • Goddard College
  • Green Mountain College
  • Johnson State College
  • Landmark College
  • Lyndon State College
  • Marlboro College
  • Middlebury College
  • Saint Michael's College
  • Southern Vermont College
  • Woodbury College
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