Fort Lewis College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Fort Lewis College is a medium four-year, public school with 3,710 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1911 and is the only school located in Durango, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Fort Lewis College.

Fort Lewis College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Sociology and Anthropology, Biology, Psychology, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
63%
Bad
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Fort Lewis College is relatively low at 63% (below Colorado average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Fort Lewis College is low - 40%. About 47% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Fort Lewis College is decent, 17:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,900
High
Average tuition price is fairly high - about $16,100 per year. The additional fees at Fort Lewis College beyond tuition are roughly $1,800; which comes to a total of $17,900 per year.

Read the details about Fort Lewis 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



Acceptance
Rate
86%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 3,105 applications were submitted and 2,669 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

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

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Fort Lewis College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Medium
Fort Lewis College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fort Lewis 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
F
Unsafe
Fort Lewis College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - roughly $4,500 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Fort Lewis College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fort Lewis College Location and Maps



Post Address: Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive, Durango, Colorado 81301-3999, USA
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