Study at Goddard CollegeGoddard is located in a rural area, in Plainfield, VT. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at Goddard top out at the Master's degree.
Students at the school often study drama and performing arts, medical administration, and liberal arts.
The admissions department at Goddard does not accept all those who apply.
The school offers classes to 678 students (677 full-time equivalent). Many of the students at Goddard are in their forties, or even older.
The school serves primarily full-time students. Many students live in housing on or near campus. The school does offer meal plans to students. The school reports its educational mission is:
"Goddard is a small college in rural Vermont for plain living and hard thinking. Founded in 1863, Goddard is recognized for innovation in education. Its mission is to advance the theory and practice of learning by undertaking new experiments based upon the ideals of democracy and the principles of progressive education asserted by John Dewey. At Goddard, students are regarded as unique individuals who will take charge of their learning and collaborate with other students, staff, and faculty to build a strong community. Goddard encourages students to become creative, passionate, lifelong learners, working and living with an earnest concern for others and the welfare of the Earth. "
Goddard Programs and Degrees
123 Pitkin Road
Plainfield, VT 05667-9432
General Phone: (802) 454-8311