Westwood College - Denver North Campus

Tel: (303)426-7000
863 students
Private, for profit
School Highlights:
Westwood College - Denver North Campus serves 863 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Westwood College - Denver North Campus is one of 9 community colleges within Adams County, CO.
The nearest community college is Pima Medical Institute-Denver (0.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 39% over five years.
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Public
Instructional Staff Total 41 staff
41 staff
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Total Faculty (2006-2011)

Student Body

The student population of 863 teachers has declined by 85% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 85:1 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 grown by 118% over five years.
Total Enrollment
863 students
1,287 students
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
31:1
Westwood College - Denver North Campus student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
669 students
832 students
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 194 students
1,021 students
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Westwood College - Denver North Campus sch enrollment Westwood College - Denver North Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
12%
7%
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
5%
12%
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
33%
66%
Westwood College - Denver North Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Westwood College - Denver North Campus More (2010-2012)
Westwood College - Denver North Campus sch ethnicity Westwood College - Denver North Campus 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
Westwood College - Denver North Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Westwood College offers career-based training and can be a stepping stone for your future. The parent college for Westwood is Alta College, Inc. located in Denver, Colorado. Westwood College started its student training in 1953 and focuses on student success. We offer small classes, flexible class schedules and the opportunity to earn an associate degree in as little as 17 months. Students can even take classes online in their own homes. We pride ourselves on providing students with an excellent career-focused education enhanced by professionals with related industry experience for instructors. Students enjoy an intimate classroom environment with dedicated and knowledgeable faculty and staff, along with ample campus resources including a spacious library, a no-cost tutoring program and access to computers and software to assist in research and study needs. When not in class, students can enjoy our student lounges equipped with vending machines, refrigerator, microwave oven and fresh-brewed coffee.

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