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Wildlife & Forest Conservation | Bachelor’s Degree

Explore your passion for conservation and forests, wildlife, biodiversity, and soils in Vermont State University’s wildlife and forest conservation program. This program prepares you to be a policy maker, researcher, and change maker. As a student, you will take courses in biology, ecological science, and public policy, which will provide you with a strong foundation to analyze and manage these natural systems for long-term sustainability.

Statistics | Bachelor’s Degree

Learn the basics that will help you apply strong math skills to your personal interests in politics, healthcare, law, finance, engineering, and more. As a student in Vermont State University’s statistics program, you will gain hands-on experience collecting, organizing, and analyzing statistical information that will prepare you to make data-driven decisions in your career. The Bachelor of Science in Statistics will help you develop a valuable skill set for the careers of the present and the future.

Psychological Science | Associate Degree

The associate and bachelor’s degree programs in psychology at Vermont State University are affordable, accessible, and flexible while offering the same type of curriculum as larger universities. You will get real-world experience through internships as well as research opportunities in our faculty’s psychology research labs. You can choose from many courses, tailoring your program to your interests while preparing for careers in mental health, education, health care, or business. You will have access to the full range of psychology courses across Vermont State University, regardless of your home campus.

Psychological Science | Bachelor’s Degree

The associate and bachelor’s degree programs in psychology at Vermont State University are affordable, accessible, and flexible while offering the same type of curriculum as larger universities. You will get real-world experience through internships as well as research opportunities in our faculty’s psychology research labs. You can choose from many courses, tailoring your program to your interests while preparing for careers in mental health, education, health care, or business. You will have access to the full range of psychology courses across Vermont State University, regardless of your home campus.

Nursing | Associate Degree

This degree program will prepare to take your Registered Nursing (RN) licensure exam in just one year. Vermont State’s associate in nursing program is the second year in our unique 1+1+2 track in nursing education. Students who enter this year of the program are already Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) and are often working in nursing at the same time. This program allows you to earn a livable wage while working toward RN licensure and the many career opportunities that come with this next level of education.

Outdoor Education, Leadership & Tourism | Bachelor’s Degree

Want to scale mountains as a tour guide, work in ski and mountain resort management or a therapeutic recreation setting, lead expeditions, or chase another career in the outdoors?

This program equips you for different management roles in the outdoor field. Learn about environmental science, education, biology, and psychology while you play in Vermont and the White Mountains. Become an expert backpacker and canoeist while working toward national-level certifications in areas like alpine climbing, backcountry skiing, ropes course leadership, and more.

Natural Science | Bachelor’s Degree

Explore the many parts of science as a framework for understanding the natural world, including biology, chemistry, physics, geology, and environmental science. Students in this program can also pursue secondary education licensure to teach science at the high school level.

Music Business & Industry | Bachelor’s Degree

Turn your passion for music into a career in the entertainment industry. In this program, you will learn to produce, write, record, mix, and promote music. You will also learn to promote artists, produce concerts, and manage tours. With GRAMMY-winning teachers, a student-run record label, internships with top artists and recording studios, and our strong music industry connections, you will graduate with experience that will impress any music industry professional and help you stand out.

Mountain Resort Management | Associate Degree

Ready to follow your passion into a career in the outdoor field? Vermont State’s Associate of Science in Mountain Resort Management will prepare you to work in all aspects of the mountain and ski resort industry, from on-the-mountain to back-of-the house positions. You will learn the skills and strategies to be an effective manager at winter and year-round mountain resorts in this two-year program.

Literature & Writing | Bachelor’s Degree

Our enthusiastic and accomplished faculty make literature come alive as you explore the complexities of the human experience through language. With a Bachelor of Arts in Literature & Writing from Vermont State University, you will build the skills you need for a successful career as a writer — whether you wish to become a journalist, communications specialist, author, or editor.

You will develop strong creative and critical thinking abilities that enhance your classroom experience and prepare you for career paths in teaching, business, law, medicine, journalism, government, or further studies in graduate school.