Programs, Majors & Minors

"The community, the opportunities, the faculty and staff, and everything in between truly makes it an extraordinary place to get an education.” -Marshall Murphy '20

Recognized by U.S. News and World Reports as a Top National University, Top Public School, and Best Value School

Our internationally renowned programs emphasize academic and inclusive excellence, actively cultivating connections that leverage the interconnected nature of the schools, families, and communities we serve. We prioritize teaching, research, and service that are student-centered, family-focused, community-engaged, culturally competent, and collaboratively designed.

Accelerated Master's Pathways (AMPs)

At UVM, you can start working toward a master's degree as an undergraduate. Our Accelerated Master's Pathways (AMPs) help you save time and money on your way to an advanced degree.


How to Apply

CESS Departments

Centers & Institutes

Student Experience

  • Gain extensive practical experience in the field with our community partners in a variety of diverse settings.
  • Get involved with exciting research projects working with faculty, students, and community partners.
  • Engage in study abroad experiences around the world including England, Finland, France, Hawai'i, New Zealand, and Portugal (the Azores).
  • Enjoy our diverse, multicultural community located in a beautiful place. Burlington is America's #1 College Town.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Visit our CESS Diversity, Equity and Inclusion webpage.

The Value of a UVM Education

Find out why UVM is an rewarding investment in your future.  Explore UVM costs, financial Aid, and scholarships.

Program Requirements for Undergraduate Majors

See Student Services' Undergraduate Programs page for program requirements listed by department.

Undergraduate Advising

CESS students rate our advising as some of the best in the University!  Explore our advising resources and frequently asked questions.

Licensure Information

Teacher Education majors review licensure information frequently as they progress toward the recommendation for licensure.