Colorado Heights University

3001 S Federal Blvd, Denver
CO, 80236-2711
Tel: (303)937-4200
24 students
Private not-for-profit

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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.
School Highlights:
Colorado Heights University serves 24 students (67% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Colorado Heights University is one of 7 community colleges within Denver County, CO.
The nearest community college is Westwood College - Denver South (1.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Colorado Heights University Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 24 teachers has declined by 88% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
24 students
1,287 students
Colorado Heights University Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
16 students
832 students
Colorado Heights University Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 8 students
1,021 students
Colorado Heights University Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Colorado Heights University sch enrollment Colorado Heights University sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 19 students 1,269 students
# Graduate Students 5 students 42 students
Colorado Heights University sch graduate Colorado Heights University sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
-
2%
Colorado Heights University Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
13%
7%
Colorado Heights University Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
38%
12%
Colorado Heights University Black (2006-2012)
% White
50%
66%
Colorado Heights University White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Colorado Heights University sch ethnicity Colorado Heights University sta ethnicity
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. 0.59 0.45
Colorado Heights University Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,166 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has declined by 56% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,166 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has declined by 56% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,166 $5,845
Colorado Heights University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,166 $10,047
Colorado Heights University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
Colorado Heights University Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Denver public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,962 per year for in-state students and $11,263 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,331 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Denver is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Denver 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 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Denver is Community College of Denver. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.