“Every person I encountered influenced my experience at Castleton.”

George Grant, '14,

“Castleton has changed my future goals by allowing me to change my mind and develop as a person the way I see fit."

Alexandre Forest, '19, Business Administration

“Castleton had a huge influence on me, it strengthened my love and passion for teaching and coaching."

Michael Perrone, '15, Physical Education

"The people of Vermont are the greatest influence - they have made me a nicer person and much more polite."

Eric Horsfield, '15, Sport Management

“Being a Castleton alum means knowing that I always have someplace familiar to return to whenever I’m in New England.”

Grandon Smith ’17, Health Science

“Castleton truly prepared me for law school.”

Antonietta Girardi, '15, Pre-Law Program

“Castleton has made me want to reach a higher potential than I ever thought possible."

Patrick Gadwah, '15, History

"I feel that my education at Castleton has taught me that no matter where you start, you can accomplish anything."

Vanessa Robertson, '17, Political Science

“I love how personable and knowledgeable the professors are and Castleton offers so many activities from athletics to clubs."

Hahnah Saroff, '17, Health Promotion

“Castleton provides me a better environment to study because it is so peaceful, which is really good for your education.”

Zijie Wan, '20, Business Administration

Academics

Castleton University offers over 75 programs of study in the liberal arts and sciences and in professional and career preparation.

Classes are small and students receive individual attention from faculty to help you reach your goals and achieve your dreams.

Our curriculum is based on the belief that a well-rounded education that expands your horizons and teaches you how to write and to solve problems creatively is critical in career preparation, no matter what you plan to do.

Undergraduate Programs

Castleton offers a variety of undergraduate majors, minors, concentrations, and certificates that can be combined to best fit your interests and goals. Take a look to see what interests you.

Graduate Programs

We offer any array of programs in the arts, educations, and science. Learn more about what program is right for you.

Castleton People


Lyndsay Christman Social Work, '15

"I had gone from never hearing of the college to deciding Castleton would be my number one choice for my college career."

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Colleen Jenkins Athletic Training, '15

"The second I stepped on campus, it felt like home."

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Tarryn Bolognani Athletic Training, '13

"Castleton had a major influence on where I am today."

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Lauren Martin Theater Arts, '06

"Castleton was a nurturing environment that allowed me to discover and develop many skills."

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Sarah Bergstrom Exercise & Sports Science, '15

"Castleton is unique in that it offers a small, close-knit community with lasting connections."

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Peter Kazakis Philosophy, '16

“I have learned many life lessons and will take my experiences here at Castleton with me forward in life.”

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Peter Marcano Computer Information Systems, '13

“At Castleton faculty and staff knew me by name."

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Catie Wielgasz Chemistry, '16

“I have learned important professional skills, along with experiences and opportunities to learn more about chemistry and other sciences.”

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Ashley Breen Environmental Science, '15

“I was able to work one-on-one with professors to get the education that I wanted while also having the small town college experience.”

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Michaela Babineau Athletic Training, '16

“The sense of community is huge here, no matter what the major, what sport you play, or what clubs you're in.”

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Jasen Teal Ecological Studies, '13

"Spartan pride runs deep and I am very proud to be a Castleton alum."

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Antonietta Girardi History, '15

“The experiences and interactions I have had here at Castleton have helped me to realize my future goals."

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Gabrielle Tamasi Pre-Law Program, '12

“Castleton is now able to offer the resources students need to be as successful as possible during the years leading up to law school."

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Eric Ginter Global Studies, '16

“Castleton has helped me develop a worldview that has increased my global awareness and cultural sensitivity."

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Deborah Rodolfy Master of Arts in Educational Leadership, '10

“Castleton allowed me to complete my degree in two years with a schedule that was flexible and accommodating to my teaching position."

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Alex Adams History, '16

“All of my professors go out of their way to help me out and I am always surprised at how much time and effort is afforded to me.”

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Sean Leggett Athletic Training, '12

“I'm proud to be part of a school that has produced so much success."

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Angela Weekes English/Literature, '16

“Castleton's setting as a small university in a small town gives you the opportunity to feel at home."

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Kaitlin Hayes Environmental Science, '12

“I am eternally grateful for my professors, advisors, and peers for always providing insight and opportunities along my academic journey."

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Paolo Loli Computer Information Systems, '17

"We are growing and I feel like a part of the growth on this campus."

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Brooke Naylor Nursing, '17

“Castleton, along with the staff, have helped me shape the nurse that I desire to be."

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Chidinma Ezugwu Economics, '19

These professors relate with me on a personal level, and I am very appreciative of that."

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Emily Frank Ecological Studies, '17

“Being able to have labs in an outdoor, mountainous setting is not only beautiful but is helpful in that I can see exactly what I am learning."

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Liza Tarleton Spanish, '16

“Castleton encouraged me to follow my passion."

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McKenzie Bover Psychology, '16

“I have also been able to use my education in the community, through interning experiences and different classroom requirements."

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Shannon Moriarity Psychology, '16

“They challenged my thinking, opened my mind, and changed my outlook on life."

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Nic Soares History, '10

“Castleton has the opportunities, human connections, and resources for those who are proactive."

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Jason Irish Ecological Studies, '16

“Castleton has put my ideas into a proper perspective and has really shown me what I am good at."

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Vanessa Robertson Political Science, '17

"I feel that my education at Castleton has taught me that no matter where you start, you can accomplish anything."

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Matthew McNamee Athletic Training, '14

“Castleton shaped me into the hard working, dedicated professional I am today."

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Meghan Hakey Theater Arts, '14

“There is just something about the way Castleton makes you feel when you step foot on the campus."

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Jordan Goodrich Social Studies, '16

“Being able to work with kids and teachers outside of campus is extremely valuable."

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Eva Clark Media and Communication, '17

“Coming to Castleton has helped me to set my future goals by exposing me to many areas of possible career paths."

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Furdiki Sherpa Nursing, '16

"Coming to Castleton has been a great experience that has helped me grow personally and professionally.”

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Stephen Edwards Athletic Training, '13

"The faculty really helped to encourage me to become a critical thinker and to continue to be an active learner, even after graduation."

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Ali Jones Sport Management, '16

“Being a student-athlete helped me get a job in the field that I got my degree in and increased my organizational skills as well as my time management skills.”

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Brian Greene Athletic Training, '15

“Castleton’s Athletic Training program offers students the knowledge and skills required for becoming a certified athletic trainer."

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Caleb Watkins Chemistry, '16

“Castleton’s constant drive to improve the education and opportunities available for students makes me proud to be an alum."

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Katelyn Doran Health Science, '11

“I loved going to a small school in a rural setting."

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Dan Senif Athletic Training, '13

“Castleton has a great alumni network that has allowed me to connect with people all over the country."

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Michael Perrone Physical Education, '15

“Castleton had a huge influence on me, it strengthened my love and passion for teaching and coaching."

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Zijie Wan Business Administration, '20

“Castleton provides me a better environment to study because it is so peaceful, which is really good for your education.”

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Linn Ljungemo Psychology, '19

“The professors have shown a genuine interest in the person I am, and have pushed me to be the best student that I can be."

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Ashley Billings Sport Management, '14

“Castleton was the very best choice for me to complete my undergraduate degree. I learned a great amount about the sports industry and what my true interests are."

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Alyssa Stetson Social Work, '17

“I knew that I didn’t want to be in a classroom full of 100 students, so a small campus with a low ratio was a must."

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Alexandre Forest Business Administration, '19

“Castleton has changed my future goals by allowing me to change my mind and develop as a person the way I see fit."

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Brett Ford Master of Arts in Education + Teacher Licensure, '14

“Castleton gave me the opportunity to learn the athletic communications trade as well as pursue an advanced degree."

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Catalina Alcaraz-Guzman Media and Communication, '07

"Castleton gave me an excellent academic foundation that shaped the professional individual and the person I am today."

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Dani Crawford Sport Management, '15

“I will always be connected to that small college with a big heart and can always feel like my voice and my opinion matters."

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Dustin Parker Sport Management, '12

“Being a Castleton alum means a lot to me. It means getting rewarded for the effort I put in."

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Eric Horsfield Master of Science in Athletic Leadership, '17

“If I had never come to Castleton, I almost certainly wouldn't have gotten my master's degree and I definitely would not be in the position that I am in today.”

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Heather Foley Biology, '13

"Being a Castleton alum gives me a huge amount of pride."

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Jennifer Cahee Global Studies, '16

“If it weren’t for Castleton, I wouldn’t have been able to study abroad in Berlin."

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Jeremy Benoit Sport Management, '13

"Some schools have great campuses and student life, some have great professors and academics, some have prolific sports teams … Castleton has it all.”

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Jessica Pierpont Music, '14

"The phrase 'small college with a big heart' is something that I will always remember."

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John Paluzzi Media and Communication, '93

"I didn't just get an education on my career during those four years; I also learned how to conduct my life.”

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Kevin Kareckas Master of Arts in Education: Curriculum and Instruction, '15

"For me, Castleton University is synonymous with family."

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Kelly Costa Biology, '11

“I loved being a science major at such a small school."

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Karsen Woods Media and Communication, '17

“Castleton has been the driving force behind my accomplishments, my confidence, and my resilience."

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Kinyenje Ngigi Sport Management, '19

"The staff and faculty are 99 percent of why I have stayed here."

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Kristen Partesi Art, '12

“Castleton was the perfect environment for me to grow as a person and into my own as an artist and educator."

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Kristianna Lawless Master of Science in Athletic Leadership, '17

"You are far from just a number in a classroom, faculty go above and beyond to help you reach your goals."

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Maegan Walsh Media and Communication, '12

"Castleton was just so small and personable. You could have a professor one year that would remember you three years later."

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Nicole Amagliani Biology, '19

"Because of Castleton, I will have a leg up on both experience and mastering scientific techniques for when I graduate.”

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Patrick Shaughnessy Master of Science in Athletic Leadership, '17

“Castleton gave me a fantastic, multifaceted education that has helped me foster my skills and use them in a constructive way.”

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Chidinma Ezugwu Mathematics, '19

"Castleton has molded me into a strong, resilient, and goal-driven scholar."

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Grandon Smith Health Science, '17

“Being a Castleton alum means knowing that I always have someplace familiar to return to whenever I’m in New England."

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Jessica Babcock Health Science, '16

"Being a Castleton alum means that I am more than just a number, and I will be remembered by face and name."

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Camille Stengel Chemistry, '22

“All the hands-on labs, research opportunities, and classes that make you think outside the box influenced my liking towards Chemistry and Science."

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James Buckley Exercise & Sports Science, '16

“Castleton gave me the foundation to succeed in my field. I was able to understand what kind of coach I am, as well as a philosophy in strength and conditioning that I believe in.”

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Alyssa Leonard Sport Management, '14

"I was able to be more than a student-athlete and start to formulate the career I wanted later in life."

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Phil Hall Physical Education, '13

"I had the opportunity to take on leadership positions during my time at Castleton, most notably as captain for a very young football team for two years."

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Jeffrey Virge Philosophy, '19

“I love what I am learning, and I’m having a blast continuing to learn.”

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Crystal Golding Pre-Med Program, '13

“The bonds I formed with the faculty of the Natural Sciences department had major influences on my career as a physician.”

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