Colorado Mountain College: Review & Facts

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Colorado Mountain College is a medium four-year, public school with 5,810 students enrolled. This school was established in 1967 and is one of the 2 schools located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Colorado Mountain College.

Colorado Mountain College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Medical, Nursing, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
52%
Bad
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.

The student retention rate at Colorado Mountain College is low at 52% (way below Colorado average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
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 good -- 13:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,900
Medium
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - about $9,700 per year. The additional fees at Colorado Mountain College not covered by tuition are nearly $200, which makes it a total of $9,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Colorado Mountain 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 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
$4,500
Medium
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
C
Unsafe
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 $4,500 annually.

Based on the college crime data, Colorado Mountain College appears to be a relatively 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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