Colorado Mountain College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Colorado Mountain College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,850 students enrolled. This school was established in 1967 and is one of the 2 schools located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Colorado Mountain College.

Colorado Mountain College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Medical, Nursing, and Resort and Hospitality. 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 before 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
50%
The student retention rate at Colorado Mountain College is low at 50% (way below Colorado average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Colorado Mountain College is very low: 24%. Around 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Colorado Mountain College is pretty decent -- 14:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,200
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - about $9,000 per year. The additional fees at Colorado Mountain College not covered by tuition are nearly $200, which makes it a total of $9,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Colorado Mountain 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 will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Colorado Mountain College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (800) 621-8559 or check Colorado Mountain College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Colorado Mountain College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Colorado Mountain 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
A
Colorado Mountain College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $4,300 annually.

Based on the college crime data, Colorado Mountain College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colorado Mountain College Location and Maps



Post Address: Colorado Mountain College, 802 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81601-0233, USA
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