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Academic Majors & Concentrations

Learn. Explore. Discover. Connect. No matter what field you choose, your Norwich education is designed to ready you for your career and give you a competitive advantage.

Top 7%

“A First Try at ROI” At 30 and 40 years postenrollment, Norwich ranked in the top 7 percent for best net present value among the 4,529 schools ranked in Georgetown University’s “A First Try at ROI” study.
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Online Programs and Certificates

Designed for adult learners, bring confidence to your career goals by completing your bachelor's degree, earning a master's degree or advancing your skill set with continuing education. All while maintaining your daily responsibilities at work and at home.

Introducing Norwich Pro

Take your career to the next level with our professional development courses, programs and custom training.

You want a remarkable life...

One filled with purpose and with passion. At Norwich University, we have been educating leaders since 1819.

Research & Centers

Working side by side, Norwich faculty and students are tackling the world’s complex problems and exploring solutions. See how researchers and centers of excellence at Norwich are making an impact.
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Honors Program

The undergraduate Honors Program supports an enriched academic experience for selected outstanding students, providing a framework to explore the world’s most challenging problems through an applied experiential learning process. Learn More

50+ Degree Programs

Whether you choose architecture, engineering, nursing, science, communications, or business, you will be immersed in solving real-world challenges where the stakes are high and the outcomes are rewarding.

At Norwich, you'll find students you can relate to, people who think collaboratively and learn more by doing. It's a place where minds come together, but don't have to think alike. Faculty, alumni and industry mentors join you in the classroom and in the field to fuel interdisciplinary learning and create one-of-a-kind experiences. Whether it's providing cybersecurity at Super Bowl 50, interacting with federal law enforcement agencies in Washington, D.C., or problem-solving on a senior engineering project.

Inspiring personal achievement and leading a life of meaning is what a Norwich education is all about. See how our dedicated faculty can help you apply your passion to the world's challenges and make good happen.

The Colleges and Schools within Norwich University

College of Liberal Arts

The College of Liberal Arts is home to four departments, one school and ten majors. Bachelor’s degrees are offered in Communications, Criminal Justice, English, History, International Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Spanish, Studies in War & Peace, and Education. The college also offers minors in Asian Studies, Computer Crime and Forensics, Transnational Crime, Chinese, French, German, Philosophy, Writing, and Sociology.

College of National Services

The College is comprised of the Departments of Army Military Science, Naval Science and Aerospace Science; each having a department chair and staff.

College of Professional Schools

The conceptual and hands-on meet in the College of Professional Schools.

Cross-discipline training, hands-on practice and our spirit of collaboration let students strengthen conceptual foundations and develop practical, real-world skills. Our graduates leave with the confidence, empathy and motivation to build the industries, processes and structures our evolving society needs.

College of Science and Mathematics

Understand and explore an astonishing range of human knowledge.

From the principles of mathematical deduction, to the natural world, to the wonders of the universe, our faculty offer a wealth of knowledge, experience, and guidance to Norwich students.


The only way to truly know if Norwich is for you is to experience it for yourself. So come explore our campus, talk with faculty, and meet our students.

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Accreditation and Recognition

Regional Accreditation Norwich University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), known formerly as the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC).
National Recognition The National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security have designated Norwich University as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense.
State Authorization Norwich University has been approved by the Vermont Agency of Education to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). Participation in NC-SARA provides Norwich University with reciprocity to offer online/distance learning programs to residents of the other NC-SARA states.
Professional Accreditation Norwich University's Project Management concentration in both the MBA and Master of Science in Information Security and Assurance programs is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).
Program Accreditation Norwich University's master's program in nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Program Accreditation Norwich University's Civil Engineering & Environmental Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.
Program Accreditation Norwich University's Architecture program is accredited by the National Architecture Accreditation Board.
Program Accreditation Norwich University is a member of the Associate of Collegiate Schools of Architecture
Program Accreditation Norwich University is a member of the Architectural Research Centers Consortium.
Program Accreditation Norwich University's MBA program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.
Athletic Program Norwich University's Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
Education Programs Norwich University's education preparation programs are accredited by Vermont’s Agency of Education’s Result’s Oriented Program Approval (ROPA)

Norwich University admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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