Aims Community College

5401 W. 20th St., Greeley,
CO, 80632
Tel: (970)330-8008
4,936 students
Public institution

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Aims Community College is a public, two-year, post-secondary institution dedicated to responding to the educational needs of the local, regional, and global communities. The College was created in 1967 to serve the immediate and future educational needs of individuals within the Aims Junior College Taxing District. Committed to meeting these needs, the College offers a variety of educational programs and services delivered with integrity and a high level of quality by a professional and caring faculty and staff. Aims Community College recognizes individual differences in educational needs, desires, learning styles, and abilities.
School Highlights:
Aims Community College serves 4,936 students (45% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Aims Community College is the only community colleges within Weld County, CO.
The nearest community college is Institute of Business and Medical Careers (18.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Aims Community College 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 Public

Student Body

The student population of 4,936 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is equal to the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,936 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
2,245 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 2,691 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 2%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 25%
7%
% Black 2%
12%
% White 70%
66%
% Two or more races -
2%
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. 0.45
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,036 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,704 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,036 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,704 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Aims Community College is one of the largest and most comprehensive two-year colleges in Colorado. Since 1967 Aims has established four campuses, constructed 18 buildings, expanded curriculum to 2,000 day, evening and weekend courses and taught more than 300,000 students. Today, Aims ranks among the most respected community colleges in the nation. The College strives to be a dynamic and innovative organization where change is embraced and creativity is celebrated. Aims Community College is a leading source for career education and workforce development. Thus, the College provides opportunities both to gain necessary skills for employment and to upgrade abilities needed for career advancement. Aims Community College understands that our local, regional, and global communities possess multiple resources for responding to common educational and training needs. Therefore, the College seeks and invites opportunities to form productive and collaborative partnerships with other educational systems and institutions, organizations, agencies, and the business community. The College provides comprehensive educational options including: certificates and associate degrees; occupational, technical, general education, and college transfer programs; short courses on topics of specific personal or career interest; and individualized instructional opportunities Aims Community College recognizes the rapid pace of technological, social, and economic change that characterizes today's world. Aims Community College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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