Your Future Begins at Vaughn

Welcome! You’ve set your sights on a career path. Now it’s time to put your vision into motion. Vaughn College offers innovative academic programming in the fields of engineering and technology, management and aviation―at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. We incorporate the latest technologies and meet the evolving challenges of the fields that interest you most. Plus, we help you to obtain the licenses and certificates you’ll need while you’re still a student.

How do we do it? At Vaughn, we are a team that works together to ensure your success. Our skilled college admissions counselors are by your side every step of the way. Think of them as your personal career GPS system―guiding you to create a unique pathway to your goals, while our outstanding faculty and staff are dedicated to helping you make your career vision a reality. Whatever path you choose, Vaughn is ready to help you reach your career destination. Why wait? Take the first step toward your future, by starting the college admissions process today.

We understand the concern and uncertainty some of you may be experiencing surrounding COVID-19 and the admissions office is committed to being responsive to the needs of prospective students as the situation evolves. We are here to help and will make any reasonable accommodation to ensure anyone who may be impacted is provided with assistance.

The health and well being of our faculty, staff, students and prospective students is our top priority, and as the concern of face-to-face interaction continues to increase, we are encouraging the use of digital tools. Offices are currently being operated with limited staff on campus. For faster response, email  and one of our counselors will set-up a time to connect digitally for any admissions/enrollment needs. Currently, Vaughn is utilizing Zoom, an online videoconferencing platform an alternative to face-to-face meetings.


of Vaughn grads–76% in their field–are employed or continue their education within one year.*
Not employed within one year? Vaughn will Reimburse a year's worth of federal Direct student loan payments. ††

Vaughn provides students with invaluable experiences that help prepare them for lifelong careers.

Career Insights

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Admissions Office Hours

Our office is open by appointment only Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You can schedule an appointment to meet with an admissions counselor here

You can also speak with an admissions counselor by visiting the Admissions Zoom Room ID# 796 334 7093

Vaughn College requires proof of vaccination to be permitted in any campus facility, and masks to be worn indoors. Please contact admissions at prior to visiting the College.

Additional Information

Here is some additional information for your reference as we continue to navigate through the challenges presented by the coronavirus outbreak.

Unofficial Documents

Vaughn typically requires that all applicants submit official educational documents in order for an admissions decision to be rendered. Due to some of the challenges students are currently encountering, the College will accept unofficial documents in order to render an admissions decision. This decision is contingent upon completion of the application process. In order for your acceptance to become official, the office of admissions must receive official documents prior to the end of the program adjustment period.

Test Optional Guidance

Vaughn typically requires that all applicants for a bachelor of science degree must submit SAT or ACT test scores. In lieu of those scores, applicants will take a Vaughn-administered assessment test to determine their program acceptance and course placement.

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Get the financial assistance you need. Don’t let the cost of an education get in the way of pursuing your dreams. At Vaughn College, the average financial aid package is more than $15,000 per year.

Success Starts Here Case Study
Vaughn airport management graduate Otha Ward'19
Uncategorized Otha Ward Airport Management Class of '19

Leadership, a love for aviation and his exceptional people skills were the driving forces behind Vaughn graduate Otha Ward’s ’19 pursuit of a career in airport management. At 22 years old, Ward is making a name for himself at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), where he holds the position of airport operations agent. A DAY IN […]

††For eligible full-time students. See the Vaughn Guarantee for details.
*Outcomes include data within one year of graduation for graduates who reported via survey. There was a total of 314 graduates in 2021. 154 reported an outcome for an 49% response rate. The 2021 graduate class includes September 2020, December 2020 and May 2021.
† The Upshot, January 18, 2017, “Some Colleges Have More Students From the Top 1 Percent Than the Bottom 60.”