Colorado Heights University (CHU) is a private, American, not-for-profit, secular, residential, and international university specializing in educating international students as well as Americans seeking to be productive global citizens. The University emphasizes career-related education in degree programs that offer interdisciplinary, intercultural, and international education, as well as English as a second language programs. For its non-native English speakers, the University nurtures the continued acquisition of English language skills throughout their studies as an aid to gaining employment upon graduation and as an aid to functioning within the global economy. Furthermore, the University strives to serve as an Education Center by sharing its extensive campus facilities with other educational institutions, service-oriented organizations, and community groups.
Colorado Heights University serves 137 students (49.64% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Colorado Heights University is one of 5 community colleges within Denver County