Community College of Denver

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School Overview

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



Contact: Michael Rusk

Dean of Students
Main Address

Campus Box 201, PO Box 173363

Denver, CO 80217-3363

(303) 556-2600

www.ccd.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 8,246

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,100

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,260

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

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

Education

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.

Community College of Denver Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(303) 556-2600
Website:www.ccd.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://apply.cccs.edu/applyccd/Pages/Welcome.aspx
Address:1111 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80204-2026
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,013
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:7,041 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,702
Out-of-state Tuition:$13,896
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:69%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,213

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Community College of Denver Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services64
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Education21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields31
Health Professions and Related Programs67
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3
Precision Production42
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Visual and Performing Arts11
Grand total2924

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Community College of Denver.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3
Grand total23

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Community College of Denver 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$3,702
Out-of-state$13,896
Books and supplies$1,800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid38169%
Grant or scholarship aid33962%$6,213
Student loan aid13124%$3,818

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,29047%$6,250
Federal student loans2,44827%$4,467

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Community College of Denver. 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 Denver students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

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

Community College of Denver Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,013
Undergraduate enrollment9,013
Graduate enrollment0

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 Denver Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*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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