With breathtaking mountains, amazing landscapes and awe-inspiring outdoor sceneries, Colorado is without question one of the most beautiful states in the nation. The state is home to the highest summits of the Rock Mountains and has a higher overall elevation than any other state in the US. With 11 national forests, four national parks and over 40 national wilderness areas, no wonder adventure-filled individuals with a love for outdoor recreation flock to this state in hoards.
Colorado also boasts over 150 colleges and universities, the majority of which are located in or near the capital city of Denver where you’ll find The Art Institute of Colorado, Metropolitan State University, University of Denver, Rocky Mountain College along with a large selection of colorado community colleges and technical schools. Other popular 4-year universities include the University of Colorado, Boulder, Mesa State College, Colorado State University and Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs.
Explore accredited 4-year colleges and universities located in the state of Colorado. To search colleges or universities in or near a specific region please make your selection from the cities section below.
- Adams State College
- College America
- Colorado Christian University
- Colorado College
- Colorado Mesa University
- Colorado School of Mines
- Colorado State University
- Colorado State University-Pueblo
- Colorado Technical University
- Fort Lewis College
- Jones International University
- Metropolitan State College of Denver
- Naropa University
- Nazarene Bible College
- Pima Medical Institute
- Regis University
- Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design
- United States Air Force Academy
- University of Colorado System
- University of Denver
- University of Northern Colorado
- Western State University
Colorado colleges and universities listed by state.