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Colorado College

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Rating

Private

Type

2,313

Students

$57,612

Tuition

14%

Acceptance

#83

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Colorado Springs, CO

14. E Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Colorado College is a small private liberal arts college located in Colorado Springs, CO ranked 94thin the United States. It has a total of 2,268 full-time undergraduate students and is quite competitive, accepting 13.5% of applicants. Colorado College offers 50 different majors and is best known for its international economics, ecology and evolutionary biology, and ethnic studies programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 4th, and 6th respectively). With a tuition cost of $57,612 per year, Colorado College is extremely high-priced. 81.52% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $45,400 per year, which is 9% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$58,086/Year
Above Average

Colorado College

$58,086

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$74,760/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$36,557/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

14%Acceptance
Moderately Selective

Colorado College

14%

National

69%
Sat

0 - 0

% of students submit

Admissions Yield

42%

ACT

0 - 0

% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Recommended

Application Fee

$0

Students

2,268Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

544

Part-Time

0
Male

44%

In-state

83%

Female

56%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
7% Economics, General7% Ecology and Evolutionary Biology6% Sociology80% Others

7% Economics, General

7% Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

6% Sociology

80% Others

Economics, General

7%

42 Graduates

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

7%

42 Graduates

Sociology

6%

36 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

5%

30 Graduates

Psychology, General

5%

28 Graduates

Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology

5%

28 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

4%

27 Graduates

Environmental Science

4%

24 Graduates

Academics

A
Professors
StudentsProfessors10:110:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

10

Number of Library Books

390,309

Academic Spend per Student

$30,400

Full-time Retention Rate

95%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$34,000/Year

Colorado College

$34,000

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$34,000

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$45,400

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

81%