Fort Lewis College

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School Overview

Fort Lewis College (FLC) is a public college located in Durango, Colorado that focuses on undergraduate liberal arts education. FLC offers bachelor’s degrees in over 30 fields of study including Accounting, Business Administration and Management, Marketing, Economics, Athletics, Engineering, Music, Teacher Education and various Natural Sciences. Fort Lewis College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges.

General Information

Admission Office

1000 Rim Drive

Durango, CO 81301-3999

(970) 247-7184

Fax: (970) 247-7179



Contact: Andrew Burns

Director of Admission
Main Address

1000 Rim Drive

Durango, CO 81301-3999

(970) 247-7010

www.fortlewis.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,746

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 800

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,611

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 60%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 59%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Hispanic-American Studies B
Native American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Ecology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Engineering managment B
Marketing Management B
Operations Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Multicultural Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Counseling Psychology B
Industrial/Organizational Psychology B
Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics 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.

Fort Lewis College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(970) 247-7010
Website:fortlewis.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://webopus.fortlewis.edu/pls/banner/bwskalog.p_DispLoginNew
Address:1000 Rim Drive, Durango, CO 81301-3999
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,600
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):37%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,561 (99% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,104
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,816
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$10,577

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Fort Lewis College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Fort Lewis College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education121
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs2
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total11361

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Fort Lewis 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$8,104
Out-of-state$17,816
Books and supplies$1,208

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 aid77696%
Grant or scholarship aid75293%$10,577
Student loan aid42352%$5,844

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,00581%$11,713
Federal student loans1,71846%$6,298

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Fort Lewis 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 Fort Lewis College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,1641,9052,259
Percent admitted100%85%98%
Percent admitted who enrolled19%20%17%

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

Fort Lewis College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,600
Undergraduate enrollment3,590
Graduate enrollment10

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

Fort Lewis College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*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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