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If you want to know more about Johnson State College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Johnson State College Ranked?

2020 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Johnson State College was awarded 8 badges in the 2020 rankings.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Johnson State College as #1,456 out of 1,727 colleges and universities in the country on its 2020 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Johnson State College held the #1,505 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Johnson State College also holds the #10 spot on the Best Colleges in Vermont ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Johnson State College?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 87%, Johnson State College has a fairly liberal admissions policy. However, don't just assume you'll get in! Put together a good application and make sure you include all requested documents and materials.

Average Test Scores

About 20% of students accepted to Johnson State College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 450 and 560. Math scores were between 420 and 540.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Johnson State College  ( 450 to 560 )

SAT Math Scores for Johnson State College  ( 420 to 540 )
Johnson State College received ACT scores from 7% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for Johnson State College  ( 20 to 25 )

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Johnson State College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Johnson State College, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Johnson State College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Johnson State College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Johnson State College is 64%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  64 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 16% for first-time, full-time students at Johnson State College, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  16 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Johnson State College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,379 undergraduates at Johnson State College with 882 being full-time and 497 being part-time.

Johnson State College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Johnson State College is 24.06 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  24.06 out of 100
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How Much Does Johnson State College Cost?

The overall average net price of Johnson State College is $15,018. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Johnson State College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$11,947 $12,405 $14,579 $18,282 $19,237

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Johnson State College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Johnson State College, approximately 80% of students took out student loans averaging $7,934 a year. That adds up to $31,736 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Johnson State College is 9.6%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do Johnson State College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Johnson State College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $33,200 in their early years. This is about 19% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Johnson State College make the most money.

Location of Johnson State College

Johnson State College is a public institution located in Johnson, Vermont. The rural area surrounding Johnson State College is great for students who love a peaceful atmosphere.

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Location of Johnson State College

Contact details for Johnson State College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 337 College Hill, Johnson, VT 05656-9464
Phone: 802-635-2356

Johnson State College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 49 majors graduated from Johnson State College. Of these students, 548 received undergraduate degrees and 45 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
General Psychology 78 $33,300
Liberal Arts General Studies 55 $32,500
Teacher Education Grade Specific 43 $33,900
Business Administration & Management 38 $36,300
Music 25 $24,000
Alternative Medicine & Systems 24 NA
Accounting 22 NA
Health & Physical Education 19 $20,800
Outdoor Education 18 NA
Audiovisual Communications 14 $33,400

Learn more about the majors offered at Johnson State College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Johnson State College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 531 students took at least one online class at Johnson State College. This is an increase from the 83 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 531 414
2016-2017 83 3
2015-2016 26 1
2014-2015 412 125
2013-2014 434 191

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