Colby Community College: Review & Facts

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Colby Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,445 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1964 and is the only college located in Colby, Kansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Colby Community College.

Colby Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Medical Assistant, Agriculture, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
57%
The student retention rate at Colby Community College is low at 57% (below Kansas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Colby Community College is below average - 53%. Approximately 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Colby Community College is good: 10:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,800
Average tuition cost is very low, about $3,500 per year. The additional fees at Colby Community College not covered by tuition are approximately $1,300, which makes it a total of $4,800 per year.

Read the details about Colby Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Colby Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (785) 462-3984 or check Colby Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Colby Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

Colby Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 300 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - roughly $3,000 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Colby Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colby Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Colby Community College, 1255 S Range, Colby, Kansas 67701, USA
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