College of St. Joseph

Rutland, Vermont
4-year Private university


College of St. Joseph is a private institution established in 1956 with rural setting located at Rutland. Its tuition and fees are $18,520. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#Regional Colleges North , Tier 2
Location Rutland, Vermont
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1956
Selectivity Low
Size Small
237 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions


Cost of Attendance
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $18,520
Outstate Tuition Fee $18,520
Room and Board Fees $12,000
$36,500 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


58% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$0 Application Fee
2.8 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Optional
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Considered
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

A successful completion of level 112 from the English Language Centers

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$21,318 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$978 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $33,820
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
83% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline : March 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships


Other Scholarships

College of St. Joseph Alumni Referral Scholarship
Total Worth $1,000 per academic year
Details Available to incoming full-time undergraduate students who qualify based on the College of St. Joseph alumni referral.
CSJ Family Grant
Total Worth $1,000
Details Available to commuter and resident students when more than one immediate family member attends CSJ full time. Renewable.


237 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
52% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
31% Students graduate within 6 years