Colorado Christian University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Colorado Christian University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 6,880 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1914 and is one of the 9 colleges and schools located in Lakewood, Colorado.

Colorado Christian University is affiliated with Non-Denominational Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
Colorado Christian University will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Colorado Christian University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Psychology, Business, Theology and Religion, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
79%
Good
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Colorado Christian University is fair at 79% (well above Colorado average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Colorado Christian University is low - 39%.

Student to faculty ratio at Colorado Christian University is pretty decent: 15:1. Find out more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,100
High
Average tuition price is high, about $21,600 per year. The additional fees at Colorado Christian University not covered by tuition are about $500; this comes to a total of $22,100 a year.

Read the details about Colorado Christian University 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



Acceptance
Rate
83%
As reported in recent data, 1,400 applications were submitted and 1,168 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

The 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.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Colorado Christian University is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Colorado Christian University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (303) 963-3000 or check Colorado Christian University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,600
Medium
Colorado Christian University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Colorado Christian University, 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
B
Dicey
Colorado Christian University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,000 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, about $5,600 annually.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Colorado Christian University. 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 information, Colorado Christian University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colorado Christian University Location and Maps



Post Address: Colorado Christian University, 8787 West Alameda Avenue, Lakewood, Colorado 80226, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Colorado Christian University Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Colorado Christian University Location Map - City View

Read all information about Colorado Christian University:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime


Colorado Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Get details on 43 accounting and finance colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Westminster, Fort Collins, Lakewood, Greeley, and 17 other cities. Approximately 2,100 accounting and finance diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition charges for accounting and finance degree programs in CO: $22,300.

Biology
Our directory contains 20 biology colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Greeley, Lakewood, Alamosa, Grand Junction, Durango, and 11 more cities. Around 3,100 biology diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition charges for biology programs in CO is about $27,200.

Business
We list 57 business colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Centennial, Greeley, Pueblo, Westminster, and 22 more cities. About 11,400 business diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for business degree programs in CO is around $18,900.

Communication and Journalism
Learn more about 20 communication and journalism colleges in Denver, Lakewood, Greeley, Colorado Springs, Fort Collins, Pueblo, Boulder, and 10 more cities. Around 2,200 communication and journalism diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for communication and journalism degree programs in CO is about $25,800.

Computer Science
Detailed information about 52 computer science colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Fort Collins, Lakewood, Westminster, Greeley, and 18 other cities. About 3,800 computer science diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for computer science degree programs in CO is approximately $18,400.

Criminal Justice
Our listing contains 38 criminal justice schools in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Lakewood, Greeley, Greenwood Village, Westminster, and 15 more cities. Around 2,300 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for criminal justice degree programs in CO is approximately $15,500.

Education
Our directory contains 37 education colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Boulder, Lakewood, Pueblo, Greeley, Westminster, and 18 more cities. About 3,700 education degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for education programs in CO is approximately $22,500.

English and Literature
Detailed information about 18 english and literature colleges in Denver, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Lakewood, Grand Junction, USAFA, Alamosa, and 10 more cities. About 1,200 english and literature degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for english and literature degree programs in CO: $25,600.

General Studies
Read about 35 general studies colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Lakewood, Boulder, Greeley, Aurora, and 20 other cities. Approximately 6,800 general studies diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for general studies degree programs in CO is roughly $13,800.

History
Learn more about 16 history schools in Denver, Colorado Springs, Lakewood, Grand Junction, Durango, USAFA, Boulder, and 9 other cities. Around 700 history degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for history programs in CO is roughly $23,700.

Management
Detailed information about 63 management schools in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Westminster, Fort Collins, Centennial, Greeley, and 22 more cities. Approximately 12,500 management diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for management programs in CO is about $18,100.

Mathematics
We list 17 mathematics schools in Denver, Colorado Springs, Boulder, Gunnison, Golden, Pueblo, Alamosa, and 10 more cities. About 700 mathematics diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for mathematics programs in CO is about $27,200.

Medical
Our directory contains 59 medical colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Greeley, Pueblo, Westminster, Grand Junction, and 22 other cities. Around 5,000 medical diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for medical programs in CO is around $17,100.

Medical Assistant
We list 49 medical assistant colleges in Colorado Springs, Denver, Aurora, Greeley, Lakewood, Grand Junction, Fort Collins, and 17 more cities. About 5,600 medical assistant diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for medical assistant programs in CO is roughly $12,300.

Music
Learn about 17 music schools in Denver, Boulder, Lakewood, Grand Junction, Pueblo, Alamosa, Gunnison, and 9 other cities. Approximately 700 music diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for music programs in CO is around $26,100.

Nursing
Read about 39 nursing colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Greeley, Lakewood, Pueblo, Sterling, and 17 more cities. Approximately 6,900 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for nursing programs in CO is roughly $15,000.

Philosophy
Read about 14 philosophy colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Lakewood, Durango, Boulder, Greeley, USAFA, and Fort Collins. About 400 philosophy diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for philosophy degree programs in CO: $29,100.

Political Science
Learn more about 17 political science schools in Denver, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Lakewood, Grand Junction, USAFA, Alamosa, and 9 other cities. Around 1,300 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for political science degree programs in CO is around $31,100.

Psychology
Get details on 25 psychology colleges in Denver, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Grand Junction, Trinidad, Durango, Littleton, and 14 more cities. About 3,800 psychology degrees are granted each year. Average tuition charges for psychology programs in CO is around $25,300.

Social Work
We reviewed 16 social work colleges in Denver, Pueblo, La Junta, Grand Junction, Colorado Springs, Lone Tree, Greenwood Village, and 8 more cities. Around 1,300 social work diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for social work degree programs in CO is about $26,000.

Theology and Religion
We list 9 theology and religion colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Boulder, Littleton, and Lakewood. Approximately 500 theology and religion degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion degree programs in CO - $22,100.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges