Secondary and Postsecondary Programs for Students with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism
Each of these programs are part of the Postsecondary Education Consortium Initiative and each have a unique primary focus. To better understand the differences between these programs, refer to this matrix listing education resources.
- Mansfield Hall
- SUCCEED Program HowardCenter
- The College Steps Program
- TPSID Think College Vermont
- Project Search
- Global Campuses
Consortium of Vermont Colleges
Northern Vermont University, Johnson Campus, 337 College Hill Johnson, VT 05656 800-635-2356 or 802-635-1219; Lyndon Campus, 1001 College Rd. Lyndonville, VT 05851 800-225-1998 or 802-626-6413 Disability Services
School for International Training, Kipling Road, Brattleboro, VT 05301 (802) 257-7751
Sterling College, P.O. Box 72, Craftsbury Common, VT 05827 (802) 586-7711
O’Brien’s Aveda Institute, 1475 Shelburne Road, South Burlington, Vermont 05403 (802) 658-9591
Culinary Art School
New England Culinary Institute, 250 Main Street Montpelier, Vermont 05602 (802) 223-6324
High School Programs
The Bridging Program at CCS helps students negotiate the transition from high school to adulthood. It is offered at, coordinated by, CCS in partnership with Burlington, Colchester, Mt. Mansfield Union, South Burlington, and Winooski High Schools.
Landmark College: Offers a summer program for students with learning disabilities to prepare for college.
Next Steps Program: A youth transition program that provides employment and educational exploration experiences for high school juniors and seniors considering college or specific career tracks following high school graduation.
School2Work: A unique and collaborative career development initiative that prepares Chittenden County high school students with intellectual and developmental disabilities for successful transitions to – and employment in – the competitive workplace.
Job Corps: A free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. For eligible young people at least 16 years of age that qualify as low income, Job Corps provides the all-around skills needed to succeed in a career and in life. (802) 877-2922
Radiology Schools and Programs
Vermont Youth Conservation Corp: Hires young people ages 16-24 who work and study together under adult leadership to complete high-priority conservation projects such as state park management, trail maintenance, and backcountry construction.