Our Pre-Professional Concentration prepares you to apply to graduate programs in health care fields such as chiropractic medicine, occupational therapy, and physical therapy. And with the current increases in lifestyle-related disease and the growing elderly population, you will be poised to take advantage of new opportunities in the health field.
We understand that the cost and value of your education is important to you. That’s why we’re committed to being one of the most affordable colleges in Vermont and why more than 80% of our students receive aid. We're here to help you fit this program into your unique financial picture. Contact this program's Admissions Counselor any time to discuss what types of financial aid are right for you.
Combined with scholarships and aid, a Vermont State education is within reach for students from all financial backgrounds. Speak with our Admissions Counselor to estimate what your true out-of-pocket costs might be for this program.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition for Health Science
$9,984 Full Time Annual
$19,992 Full Time Annual
Total Mandatory Fees
Undergraduate (In-Person / In-Person Plus)
$1,416 Full Time Annual
Housing and Food
$7,830 Full Time Annual
Standard Food Plan
$5,068 Full Time Annual
For complete information on tuition and fees across all programs and locations, as well as indirect costs of attendance, visit the complete tuition and fees page.
Why Study Pre-Professional Studies at Vermont State
Flexibility: You’ll be able to customize your own degree plan. You can follow a pre-med track, prepare for nursing school or a doctorate program, or earn your teaching license, among other possibilities.
Small Classes: You’ll work closely with professors and experienced practitioners to develop practical, professional skills that you can apply in any health-related field.
Experience: You’ll have the opportunity to learn in a variety of internships and research experiences.
What You’ll Learn
Learn about exercise, strength, and conditioning. Study the basics of physics, chemistry, biology, and statistics. Gain an understanding of the social, moral, emotional, cultural, physical, and cognitive aspects of human growth and development. By graduation, you’ll become a confident, knowledgeable health professional ready for the next step in your career.
Outside the Classroom, In the Community
Our supportive faculty and extensive network of alumni will help you find internships in Vermont, New England, and beyond.
“My advisors have been super helpful about everything, from classes to more personal help — which I wouldn’t have received at a bigger school. Here, I’m not just a number.”