Community College of Denver: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - PoorQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Community College of Denver is a large two-year, public school with 11,905 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1967 and is one of the 25 colleges located in Denver, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Community College of Denver.

Community College of Denver follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Education, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
53%
The student retention rate at Community College of Denver is low at 53% (way below Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Community College of Denver is very low: 15%. Approximately 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Community College of Denver is reasonable -- 22:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,000
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - $11,200 per year. The additional fees at Community College of Denver (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $800; which totals $12,000 a year.

Read the details about Community College of Denver 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
The college might accept your 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 request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Community College of Denver and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (303) 556-2600 or check Community College of Denver Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Community College of Denver offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Community College of Denver, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Community College of Denver.

Army ROTC programs are available at Community College of Denver. 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.

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 numbers, Community College of Denver appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Community College of Denver Location and Maps



Post Address: Community College of Denver, 1111 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, Colorado 80204-2026, USA
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