Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Dr.
Littleton, CO 80160-9002
Tel: (303)797-4222
10,401 students
Public institution
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School Highlights
Arapahoe Community College serves 10,401 students (16% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 44:1 is higher than the state community college average of 37:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Arapahoe Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Arapahoe County, CO.
The nearest community college is Westwood College-Denver South (3.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 235 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
College Arapahoe Community College (CO) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private, for profit
Total Faculty 235 staff
48 staff

Student Body

The student population of 10,401 has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 44:1 has increased from 41:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,401 students 839 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 44:1
37:1
# Full-Time Students 1,618 students
670 students
# Part-Time Students 8,783 students
901 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
10%
16%
% Black
2%
5%
% White
74%
65%
% Two or more races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
6%
7%
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.44 0.54

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,898 is less than the state average of $2,962. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $11,293 is more than the state average of $10,704. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,898 $2,962
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,293 $10,704
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 62%
89%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The college strives to be an innovative, learning-centered community college recognized as a vital link in the economic vitality of the community and as a leader in education. With a track record of over 47 years of operation, Arapahoe Community College is recognized throughout the region as a premier community college in the Denver Metropolitan area.  ACC has campuses located in LIttleton, Parker and Castle Rock.  Our highly qualified and dedicated faculty and staff are here to assure your success in achieving your chosen educational goal. Offering hundreds of courses in disciplines ranging from computer science, automotive technology, mortuary science, nursing, interior design and criminal justice, ACC is one of the most comprehensive community colleges in Colorado with academic tracks leading to both the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science transfer degrees and also the Associates of Applied Science degrees in various career and technical fields. Arapahoe Community College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. In addition, numerous programs hold specialized accreditation from professional accrediting agencies.

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Did You Know?
For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,962 per year for in-state students and $10,704 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,660 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Colorado community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Colorado is Everest College-Aurora. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.