Colorado Christian University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Lakewood, CO

$34,750

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About Colorado Christian University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Undenominational  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Colorado Christian University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Lakewood, Colorado. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,839, and admissions are selective. The university offers 52 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $34,750.

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Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Retention Rate Insight

82% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

61% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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Open admission Yes

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SAT & ACT

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Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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8k

Students enrolled

57%

Online student enrollment

15:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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On-campus Check Bold
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

65%

Hispanic

14%

Black

11%

Unknown

3%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

68%

Socio-economic diversity

22% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

58

Total Online Enrollment

4,493

Student Location Breakout

57% 43%

Percent of Programs Online

38% On-campus

62% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Check Bold 100% online

Associate Check Bold 87% online

Bachelor's Check Bold 25% online

Graduate Certificate Check Bold 100% online

Master's Check Bold 100% online

Doctorate Check Bold 100% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

93%

State Grant Aid

18%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

22%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $2,096
State Grant Aid $4,649
Institution Grant Aid $19,043
Pell Grant Aid $3,927

Financial Outlook

$28k

Average student debt after graduation

$38k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.