Community College of Denver

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The Community College of Denver is also known as CCD. The main campus is located in Auraria, a suburb of Denver, along with two additional campuses in the area.

CCD has a mission to make higher education accessible to underserved minorities and first-generation immigrants. The school has been nationally recognized for its emphasis on these underprivileged students. CCD has active programs to recruit, enroll and retain these students so their college experience translates to real academic success.

CCD offers two-year degrees and professional certification, as well as transfer programs, in which students may transfer course credit to a four-year college or university.

General Information

Admission Office

Campus Box 201, PO Box 173363

Denver, CO 80217-3363

(303) 556-2420

Fax: (303) 556-2431

[email protected]

Contact: Michael Rusk

Dean of Students
Main Address

Campus Box 201, PO Box 173363

Denver, CO 80217-3363

(303) 556-2600

Total undergrads: 8,246

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,100

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,260


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health occupations and computer information systems programs.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Graphic Design A,C
Theater Design/Stagecraft C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management C
Sales and Distribution C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – General C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Entry Applications C


Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Hygiene A
Electroencephalograph Technology A,C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Health Aide A,C
Health System Administration C
Massage Therapy C
Medical Office Administration C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Welding Technology A,C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Security/Loss Prevention A,C

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.

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