College America-Denver

1385 S Colorado Blvd. 5th Floor
Denver, CO 80222
Tel: (303)300-8740
465 students
Private not-for-profit
CollegeAmerica has six state-of-the-art facilities in different cities in Arizona, Colorado, and Wyoming - Colorado Springs, Denver, Flagstaff, Fort Collins, and Phoenix.
School Highlights:
College America-Denver serves 465 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
College America-Denver is one of 5 community colleges within Denver County, CO.
The nearest community college is Lincoln College of Technology-Denver (3.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 525% over five years.
College America-Denver Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 25 staff
59 staff
College America-Denver Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 465 teachers has grown by 71% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 67:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
465 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
22:1
College America-Denver student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
465 students
810 students
College America-Denver Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
College America-Denver Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
33%
7%
College America-Denver Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
20%
12%
% White
42%
57%
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
College America-Denver Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.63 0.53
College America-Denver Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,211 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,211 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,211 $5,742
College America-Denver In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,211 $10,294
College America-Denver Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

CollegeAmerica offers Associate and Bachelor's degree programs in healthcare, business, computers and graphic arts. Day and evening classes start every month. Our programs are packed with useful knowledge and skills. You learn multiple skills in one program, which gives you many more career opportunities. For example, in computer networking, you learn database management, telecommunications, operating systems, and P.C. maintenance and repair. In business, you learn accounting, e-business, income tax, databases, finance, marketing, and investing. In medical, you will not just become a medical assistant but you will also learn pharmacy technology, x-ray technology, medical coding and billing, phlebotomy, massage, and medical office administration. All this in a single program — with certifications too. CollegeAmerica has designed career-specific programs around the practical knowledge and skills you value in your business. Our graduates have these skills plus the motivation to be successful employees. Our College in Denver is a focal point of Colorado's thriving business community. Fabulous restaurants, affordable housing, abundant parks and friendly people abound. Denver is the largest city in a 600 mile radius - an area almost the size of Europe. In the past five years, more than 350,000 people have moved to the Mile High City, making it one of the fastest growing regions in the nation.

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