Champlain College Wins Best Online College in Vermont

Champlain College Online has announced it is being honored with the 2017 Best of Business Award by Vermont Business Magazine (VBM) for its portfolio of online degree programs. VBM surveyed its magazine readership and digital subscribers, and after nearly 1,000 responses, they compiled the winners. The awards program celebrates the best Vermont companies in more than 100 business-to-business categories and recognizes them for their expertise. 

"Vermont Business Magazine is highly esteemed in the local business community and Champlain College Online is honored to be recognized as developing and providing the best online degree programs in the state," said Dr. Mika Nash, Academic Dean, Division of Champlain College Online, Champlain College Online. "We take great pride and effort in delivering nationally ranked, fully online post-secondary undergraduate and graduate degrees to prepare adult professionals in highly competitive fields."

Champlain College Online offers over 50 associate's, bachelor's, and master's degrees and certificates in sought after industries such as business, cyber security, advanced accounting, executive leadership and numerous others. The online college serves a national and international audience of adult professional students and provides career-focused post-secondary online education. The accelerated curriculum is designed to be immersive, immediately applicable and courses are led by expert practitioners to ensure relevancy.

Champlain is ranked among the best online bachelor's programs by U.S. News & World Report and was named the best cybersecurity education program SC Magazine. The Best of Business Awards will be presented by Vermont Business Magazine at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel on May 11 from 5  - 8 pm. For more information about Champlain's career-focused curriculum, please visit!

Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a small, not-for-profit, private college in Burlington, Vermont, with additional campuses in Montreal, Canada, and Dublin, Ireland. Champlain offers a traditional undergraduate experience from its beautiful campus overlooking Lake Champlain and over 90 residential undergraduate and online undergraduate and graduate degree programs and certificates. Champlain's distinctive career-driven approach to higher education embodies the notion that true learning occurs when information and experience come together to create knowledge. Champlain College is included in the Princeton Review's The Best 384 Colleges: 2019 Edition. For the fourth year in a row, Champlain was named a "Most Innovative School" in the North by U.S. News & World Report's 2019 "America's Best Colleges,” and a “Best Value School” and is ranked in the top 100 “Regional Universities of the North” and in the top 25 for “Best Undergraduate Teaching.” Champlain is also featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges for 2019 as one of the "best and most interesting schools" in the United States, Canada and Great Britain and is a 2019 College of Distinction. For more information, visit