Colorado State University Fort Collins: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Colorado State University Fort Collins is a large four-year, public school with 30,660 students enrolled. This school was established in 1870 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
90
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at Colorado State University Fort Collins.

Colorado State University Fort Collins deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 90 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Engineering, Biology, Work and Family Studies, and Agriculture. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
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. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
84%
The rate of student retention at Colorado State University Fort Collins is high at 84% (well above Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Colorado State University Fort Collins is average: 64%. About 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Colorado State University Fort Collins is decent, 17:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,500
Average tuition cost is high, $22,700 a year. The additional fees at Colorado State University Fort Collins not covered by tuition are roughly $1,800, which comes to $24,500 annually.

Read the details about Colorado State University Fort Collins 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
75%
As reported in recent data, 17,929 applications were submitted and 13,394 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,700
Colorado State University Fort Collins offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Colorado State University Fort Collins, 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
D
Colorado State University Fort Collins provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 5,400 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $4,700 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Colorado State University Fort Collins. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Colorado State University Fort Collins seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colorado State University Fort Collins Location and Maps



Post Address: Colorado State University Fort Collins, 102 Administration Building, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-0100, USA
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