Colorado College: Review & Facts

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Colorado College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,025 students enrolled. This college was established in 1874 and is one of the 23 schools and colleges located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are offered at Colorado College.

Colorado College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Economics, Biology, Sociology and Anthropology, English and Literature, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
95%
The student retention rate at Colorado College is excellent at 95% (well above Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Colorado College is very good: 83%.

Student to faculty ratio at Colorado College is good - 10:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$41,900
Average tuition prices are extremely high - $41,400 per year. The additional fees at Colorado College beyond tuition are roughly $500; this comes to $41,900 per year.

Read the details about Colorado 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



Acceptance
Rate
23%
According to government data, 5,606 applications were submitted and 1,289 were accepted; so it is quite challenging to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Colorado College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Colorado College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Colorado College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Colorado College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,600 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - nearly $5,500 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Colorado College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Colorado College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colorado College Location and Maps



Post Address: Colorado College, 14. E Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903, USA
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