Colby Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Colby Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,245 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1964 and is the only college located in Colby, Kansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
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 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Physical Therapy, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
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.

The student retention rate at Colby Community College is low at 58% (below Kansas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Colby Community College is low - 37%. Approximately 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Colby Community College is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,000
Low
Average tuition cost is very low, about $3,800 per year. The additional fees at Colby Community College not covered by tuition are approximately $1,200, which makes it a total of $5,000 per year.

Read the details about Colby Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying 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
$3,200
Low
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 400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - roughly $3,200 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Colby Community College appears to be a relatively dangerous 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
Location Map - Street View:
Colby Community College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Colby Community College Location Map - City View

Read all information about Colby Community College:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime


Kansas Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Get details on 44 accounting and finance colleges in Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka, Salina, McPherson, El Dorado, Independence, and 30 more cities. Around 1,600 accounting and finance degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance degree programs in KS is around $19,800.

Agriculture
Learn more about 19 agriculture colleges in Great Bend, McPherson, Beloit, Iola, El Dorado, Highland, Pratt, and 16 other cities. Approximately 1,000 agriculture degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for agriculture programs in KS - $18,300.

Broadcasting
Read about 9 broadcasting colleges in Winfield, Coffeyville, Kansas City, Concordia, Overland Park, Hutchinson, Colby, Lawrence, and Dodge City. Approximately 100 broadcasting degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for broadcasting degree programs in KS is about $6,600.

Business
Learn about 54 business schools in Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka, McPherson, Salina, Lawrence, Manhattan, and 37 other cities. Approximately 4,400 business diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for business degree programs in KS is roughly $18,200.

Communication and Journalism
Read about 32 communication and journalism colleges in Wichita, McPherson, Lawrence, Overland Park, North Newton, Baldwin City, Great Bend, and 24 more cities. About 1,100 communication and journalism degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for communication and journalism degree programs in KS is approximately $20,200.

Computer Science
Learn about 52 computer science colleges in Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka, Salina, Emporia, Manhattan, Colby, and 33 other cities. Around 1,100 computer science diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for computer science degree programs in KS is approximately $14,300.

Criminal Justice
Learn about 41 criminal justice schools in Wichita, Topeka, McPherson, Overland Park, Salina, Emporia, Kansas City, and 27 more cities. About 700 criminal justice diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for criminal justice degree programs in KS: $14,700.

Culinary
Our directory contains 10 culinary colleges in Topeka, Colby, Kansas City, El Dorado, Beloit, Garden City, Dodge City, Overland Park, and Emporia. About 200 culinary diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for culinary programs in KS - $5,800.

Dental
Read information about 12 dental schools in Wichita, Parsons, Lawrence, Dodge City, Overland Park, Great Bend, Colby, and 7 more cities. About 300 dental degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for dental degree programs in KS: $8,300.

Engineering
Detailed information about 33 engineering schools in Wichita, Salina, Overland Park, Manhattan, Lawrence, Topeka, El Dorado, and 21 more cities. Approximately 2,500 engineering diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for engineering degree programs in KS is roughly $17,200.

General Studies
Read about 48 general studies schools in Wichita, Manhattan, Lawrence, Overland Park, McPherson, Kansas City, Hesston, and 37 other cities. Around 6,700 general studies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for general studies degree programs in KS is roughly $7,200.

Laboratory Assistance
Read about 19 laboratory assistance schools in Lawrence, Manhattan, Wichita, Chanute, Pittsburg, Great Bend, Liberal, and 14 more cities. Around 200 laboratory assistance diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for laboratory assistance degree programs in KS is approximately $9,400.

Management
We reviewed 58 management schools in Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina, Kansas City, and 37 other cities. Approximately 4,900 management diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for management programs in KS is about $18,000.

Massage Therapy and Chiropractic
Read information about 9 massage therapy and chiropractic schools in Lawrence, Overland Park, Dodge City, Wichita, Colby, El Dorado, and Manhattan. Around 300 massage therapy and chiropractic diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for massage therapy and chiropractic programs in KS is approximately $8,300.

Medical
Our directory contains 55 medical schools in Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka, Lawrence, Salina, Manhattan, Emporia, and 35 other cities. Around 3,300 medical degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for medical degree programs in KS is roughly $12,000.

Medical Assistant
Get details on 46 medical assistant schools in Wichita, Topeka, Overland Park, Lawrence, Salina, Manhattan, Concordia, and 24 more cities. About 2,300 medical assistant degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for medical assistant degree programs in KS is roughly $8,100.

Nursing
Detailed information about 52 nursing colleges in Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka, Salina, Kansas City, Emporia, Concordia, and 34 more cities. About 7,100 nursing diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition cost for nursing programs in KS - $8,500.

Office and Clerical Services
We reviewed 32 office and clerical services colleges in Topeka, Salina, Kansas City, Beloit, Fort Scott, Hillsboro, Overland Park, and 26 more cities. Approximately 300 office and clerical services degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for office and clerical services programs in KS is approximately $7,300.

Physical Therapy
Our listing contains 16 physical therapy schools in Salina, Lawrence, Hutchinson, Sterling, Dodge City, Overland Park, Kansas City, and 12 more cities. Approximately 300 physical therapy diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for physical therapy degree programs in KS: $12,600.

Psychology
Learn about 32 psychology colleges in Wichita, McPherson, Emporia, Lawrence, Overland Park, Colby, Hillsboro, and 26 more cities. Approximately 1,700 psychology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for psychology programs in KS is roughly $20,100.

Resort and Hospitality
Detailed information about 5 resort and hospitality colleges in El Dorado, Manhattan, Colby, Hays, and Overland Park. Around 100 resort and hospitality degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for resort and hospitality degree programs in KS - $17,400.

Retailing and Wholesaling
Read information about 16 retailing and wholesaling schools in Concordia, Liberal, Wichita, Hays, Manhattan, El Dorado, Colby, and 13 other cities. Around 700 retailing and wholesaling diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for retailing and wholesaling programs in KS is around $12,900.

Veterinary
Our directory contains 11 veterinary colleges in Dodge City, Overland Park, Iola, Garden City, Colby, Manhattan, Independence, and 8 more cities. About 300 veterinary diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in KS - $17,200.

Work and Family Studies
Get details on 24 work and family studies colleges in Garden City, Lawrence, Topeka, Dodge City, Independence, Parsons, Arkansas City, and 21 other cities. Around 700 work and family studies diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for work and family studies degree programs in KS is approximately $16,900.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors





Other Nearby Colleges