About Champlain

Who is Champlain College?

Founded in 1878, Champlain College® is a small, not-for-profit, private college overlooking Lake Champlain and Burlington, Vermont, with additional campuses in Montreal, Canada, and Dublin, Ireland. Our career-driven approach to higher education prepares students for their professional life from their very first semester. We also offer career-specific Pre-College Summer programs for high school students looking to explore and enhance their skills through hands-on learning in some of today's most exciting career fields.

  • Champlain is featured in The Princeton Review's 2020 "The Best 385 Colleges," and their list of "Best Northeastern Colleges."
  • For the fifth year in a row, Champlain is named a "Most Innovative School" in the North by U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Colleges."
  • Champlain College is recognized as a 2020 College of Distinction.
  • Fiske Guide to Colleges 2020 selects Champlain as one of the "best and most interesting schools" in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain.

Majors that Matter

In an ever-changing world, Champlain College is renowned for preparing future leaders in some of the most sought-after career fields and the professions today's students are most passionate about. Learn more about Champlain's innovative approach to education and explore a complete list of our undergraduate majors.

About Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont