Colorado College

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School Overview

Colorado College, locally referred to as CC, is a privately owned and operated liberal arts colleges located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, approximately 70 miles south of Denver. Total annual student enrollment at Colorado College is roughly 2,000. The college was founded in 1874.

General Information

Admission Office

14 East Cache La Poudre Street

Colorado Springs, CO 80903-9854

(719) 389-6344

(800) 542-7214

Fax: (719) 389-6816



Contact: Mark Hatch

VP Enrollment
Main Address

14 East Cache La Poudre Street

Colorado Springs, CO 80903-9854

(719) 389-6000

www.coloradocollege.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,996

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 550

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,972

Graduate enrollment: 30

Setting

Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 26%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 94%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Asian Studies B
French Studies B
Hispanic-American Studies B
Regional Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Comparative Literature B
French B
German B
Italian B
Romance Languages B
Russian B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Classics/History/Politics B
History/Philosophy B
History/Political Science B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Neuroscience B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Econometrics B
Economics B
International Economics B
Political Economy: American B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Colorado College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(719) 389-6000
Website:www.coloradocollege.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:app.commonapp.org/Login
Address:14. E Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,114
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):87%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:2,114 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$50,892
Out-of-state Tuition:$50,892
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:61%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$39,788

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Colorado College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Colorado College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies7
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education113
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics6
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Social Sciences7
Visual and Performing Arts6
Grand total1463

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Colorado College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Colorado College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$50,892
Out-of-state$50,892
Books and supplies$1,248

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$36,416
Out-of-state$36,416

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid35561%
Grant or scholarship aid28449%$39,788
Student loan aid20134%$4,763

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid99547%$42,855
Federal student loans66231%$6,412

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Colorado College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Colorado College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants7,8943,1044,790
Percent admitted100%17%15%
Percent admitted who enrolled7%8%6%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Colorado College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,114
Undergraduate enrollment2,101
Graduate enrollment13

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Colorado College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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