Norwich University – the Military of College of Vermont is the oldest private military college in the United States. Cadets and civilians gain leadership training across undergraduate and graduate degree programs across 29 majors, including architecture, athletic training, biochemistry, Chinese, criminal justice, engineering management, mechanical engineer, political science, sports medicine, studies in war and peace, and more. Most graduate degree programs at Norwich University are conducted through distance learning. Popular fields of study include diplomacy, military history, business administration, information assurance, nursing, and organizational leadership.
- College Type: Private
- Program Type: 4-Year College
- Campus Size: Small (under 5,000 students)
- Campus Type: Rural
The school’s 3,400 students learn from full-time faculty members, the majority of whom hold a doctorate in their field. Students join the university from 20 different countries and nearly every state in the U.S.
There are two on-campus resident programs, one for traditional corps of cadets and one for the civilian population. More than 70 percent of full-time undergraduate students receive needs-based financial aid. The university also offers student services such as nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance.
The school offers 20 varsity sports programs, including baseball, basketball, cross country, football, rugby, soccer, and more. The school competes in NCAA Division III.