Vermont State University

Randolph Center, VT

Vermont State University

Randolph Center, VT

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Dream Big, Dream Different

Students choose Vermont State University because their dreams are bigger than any classroom and Vermont State is their gateway to the world.

The heart of Vermont
Freedom and Unity—that’s the Vermont state motto and we take it to heart. With the freedom to dig in and explore in the classroom, across our five campuses and additional learning sites, and around the Green Mountains through internships and community learning. 

Vermont State University is as complex and agile as our state itself. Students come first, always. The Vermont State experience is designed to empower students to thrive in their personal and professional lives, and to become facilitators of positive change in Vermont and beyond. 

Innovative academics
Every bit as unique, welcoming, and exceptional as the state we call home, Vermont State University provides high-quality, flexible, and affordable education that combines experiential and classroom education on campuses across the Green Mountains.

One Vermont State. Many places to find your fit. 
Study close to home. Or explore exciting new surroundings. Whichever Vermont State campus you choose, you will find a close-knit community along with all the natural beauty and opportunities for adventure that make the Green Mountain State so special. Each of our campuses is entirely unique, but all of them offer the high-quality, affordable, career-focused education you seek. 

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Performing Arts at VSU 

There are many opportunities to study performing arts at Vermont State University. Here's just a few examples!

• BA in Theatre Arts 
BA in Theater Arts is designed to showcase your talents and set you on a path to a successful career in the theater world. As a Theater major, you will work on main-stage plays, black box productions, musical theater, classic works, and original pieces. You will learn the ins and outs of acting, directing, dance, stage management, running crew, lighting and sound design, video, and set construction. 

• BA in Musical Theatre
The Musical Theater BA program, with a focus on real-world experiences, will have you performing in your first semester. Throughout the program, you’ll move from thinking to doing, so you can build skills to excel in performance art theater, television and film, video production, education, and other fields.

• BA in Music
In the Music BA program at Vermont State, you’ll build a foundation in music skills, knowledge, and performance to bring your talents—and your career—to life. By choosing a general concentration or a performance concentration, you can tailor our music program to fit your goals. Whether you were born to perform or teach or have another interest in music, we’ll support you in your dreams to make an impact on the world.

Learn more about these programs and more in our full listing of academic programs

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