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Graduate Catalogue

Students at the University of Vermont are responsible for knowing and complying with all requirements for their respective degrees as stated in the catalogue.

The University of Vermont reserves the right to make changes in the course offerings, mode of delivery, degree requirements, charges, regulations, and procedures contained herein as educational, financial, and health, safety, and welfare considerations require, or as necessary to be compliant with governmental, accreditation, or public health directives. 

Mode and method of instruction for any given course, including, but not limited to, in-person vs. remote instruction (synchronous or asynchronous), use of mixed formats, and alternative scheduling, is at the discretion of the University.

The following programs are currently inactive and thus do not have a listing in the catalogue: Certificate of Graduate Study in Ecological Design, the Master of Arts in French, and doctoral programs in Biochemistry, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, and Pharmacology. Doctoral education in the listed disciplines is available through the interdisciplinary Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences doctoral program.

Graduate Catalogue Addendum

June 9, 2020

A Ph.D  in Sustainable Development Policy, Economics and Governance  in the Department of Community Development and Applied Economics in the College of  Agriculture and Life Sciences was approved by the University of Vermont Board of Trustees on May 15, 2020.

The Master of Science in Athletic Training is not accepting applications.

The post-professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy is not accepting applications.