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Norwich University

Northfield, Vermont


Norwich University

Private 4 Year

About Norwich University

Norwich University – The Military College of Vermont is a private university located in Northfield, Vermont. It is the oldest private military college in the United States. The university was founded in 1819 at Norwich, Vermont, as the American Literary, Scientific and Military Academy. It is the oldest of six senior military colleges, and is recognized by the United States Department of Defense as the "Birthplace of ROTC" (Reserve Officers' Training Corps).


Located in Northfield, Vermont.

158 Harmon Drive, Northfield, VT, 05663-1035, Washington County

Norwich University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2020 Best Colleges in America

#1370 of 6828

2020 Best Colleges in Vermont

#7 of 26

Best Protective services Colleges & Universities in America

#5 of 437

Most Popular Majors

Out of 20 majors categories at Norwich University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Norwich University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni