Westwood College Denver North: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Westwood College Denver North is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 455 students enrolled. This college was established in 1953 and is one of the 23 schools and colleges located in Denver, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Fair
At Westwood College Denver North you can obtain your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Westwood College Denver North implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Automotive and Mechanic, Computer Science, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
27%
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Westwood College Denver North is extremely low at 27% (way below Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Westwood College Denver North is very low - 28%.

Student to faculty ratio at Westwood College Denver North is decent -- 17:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,700
Medium
Average tuition costs are slightly high - about $14,400 a year. The additional fees at Westwood College Denver North (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $300, which totals $14,700 per year.

Read the details about Westwood College Denver North 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
56%
According to government data, 140 applications were submitted and 79 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Westwood College Denver North is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Westwood College Denver North and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (303) 426-7000 or check Westwood College Denver North Website.

Opportunities and Services



ROTC
Available
No
Westwood College Denver North 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 Westwood College Denver North, 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.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Westwood College Denver North.

Westwood College Denver North Location and Maps



Post Address: Westwood College Denver North, 7350 N Broadway, Denver, Colorado 80221, USA
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