Community College of Aurora

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School Overview

The Community College of Aurora is headquartered in Aurora, Colorado, a suburb of Denver. Also known as CCA, the school operates the Centre Tech Campus in Aurora, as well as the Lowry/Denver campus. CCA also offers courses through online instruction.

CCA is a part of the Colorado Community College System. It enrolls more than 10,000 students every year, including part-time, full-time and continuing education students.

The Community College of Aurora was established in 1983 by the Colorado General Assembly. The school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

General Information

Admission Office

16000 East CentreTech Parkway

Aurora, CO 80011-9036

(303) 360-4700

Fax: (303) 361-7432

Contact: Kristen Cusack

Registrar
Main Address

16000 East CentreTech Parkway

Aurora, CO 80011

(303) 360-4700

www.ccaurora.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,724

Setting

Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing C
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Insurance/Risk Management C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management A
Sales and Distribution A,C
Tourism/Travel Services C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A
Power/Electric Transmission A

Education

Early Childhood Education A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services – General C
Medical Administrative Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A

Science Technologies

Biology Technician C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Law Enforcement Administration A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas 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.

Community College of Aurora Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (303) 360-4700
Website: https://www.ccaurora.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://ccaurora.elluciancrmrecruit.com/Admissions/Pages/welcome.aspx
Address: 16000 E CentreTech Pky, Aurora, CO 80011-9036
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,597
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 26 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 7,048 (82% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,840
Out-of-state Tuition: $14,928
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 68%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,320

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Community College of Aurora Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Community College of Aurora.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 43
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 54
Construction Trades 1
Education 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 62
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 3
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Visual and Performing Arts 41
Grand total 2719

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Community College of Aurora 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $3,840
Out-of-state $14,928
Books and supplies $1,800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 248 68%
Grant or scholarship aid 244 67% $5,320
Student loan aid 77 21% $5,574

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,335 29% $4,735
Federal student loans 999 13% $5,784

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Community College of Aurora Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 8,597
Undergraduate enrollment 8,597
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Community College of Aurora Accreditation

This institution is accredited by 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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