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About Us

Founded as a career-focused business and accounting school in 1878, our history of getting students ready for success remains today. Wear your alma mater and its legacy proudly.

Your Career Success Matters Most

Champlain College Online will help you discover your purpose, achieve career success, and learn faster and more effectively than you ever thought possible. As a part of a brick and mortar institution founded in 1878 in Burlington, Vermont, for nearly 30 years we have been leaders in online education, investing in getting to know our students, building on their strengths, and helping them to achieve better lives for themselves.

Through career-focused academic programs, accelerated classes, engaging online classrooms led by devoted scholar-practitioner faculty, and resources to support you while you’re in school and beyond, you will have the opportunity to enable your professional potential while collaborating with fellow students who are also balancing the demands of life and work. You’ll develop friendships, find purpose, and gain the skills and confidence you need to make an impact today while creating the future you deserve.

With a dedicated academic advisor there to help you uncover your strengths and show you how they can be harnessed to achieve your academic goals and navigate the fastest path to completion, your plan for career success starts today.

What To Expect at Champlain Online

Expect Convenience

Go to school wherever and whenever is best for you, on the device of your choice.

Expect A Career Focus

Relevant and immediately applicable coursework gets you ready for your next career move

Expect Support

Your dedicated academic advisor provides the support you need to meet your academic goals

Expect Superior Faculty

Learn from practitioner faculty working in the field, with real-world experience and knowledge.

Champlain by the Numbers


More than 80 online degrees and certificates


Fully online courses and 24/7 access to coursework


Free to apply to all of our online programs


Start and finish courses quickly with six terms per year

Why Champlain

Online Experience

"I wanted to go to an online school with a good reputation, and with a brick-and-mortar base. So I found Champlain, and that was it. Doing the online program was the only way I could pursue my education, being a mom of three and working full time."

Vanessa Junkins Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration, Master of Business Administration
Inpatient Services Program Manager, Fresenius Medical Care North America
Vanessa Junkins, Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration, MBA
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Champlain Experience and Support

Our classes are intentionally small, and our faculty and advisors are focused on your success from day one through graduation. Discover what makes us different in our Student Experience Guide.

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Start Your Fast & Free Application

The online application is free and should take about 15 minutes to complete. You can finish your application or return to it later, so get started today!

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