Community College of Denver

1111 W. Colfax Ave., Denver,
CO, 80204-2026
Tel: (303)556-2600
11,578 students
Public institution

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Community College of Denver is a comprehensive, student-oriented urban college, providing open access to a diverse population. CCD pledges open admissions and appropriate support to every individual who seeks the opportunities available at the college for lifelong education and personal development.
School Highlights:
Community College of Denver serves 11,578 students (25% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Community College of Denver is one of 7 community colleges within Denver County, CO.
The nearest community college is Colorado School of Trades (5.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Community College of Denver 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 11,578 teachers has grown by 85% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 53:1 has increased from 45:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
11,578 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
2,901 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 8,677 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 6%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 27%
7%
% Black 14%
12%
% White 50%
66%
% Two or more races 2%
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. 0.65
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,962 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,263 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,962 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,263 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Community College of Denver is a public, comprehensive, learning-centered, urban college that provides open access to a diverse population. CCD, with its main campus in downtown Denver and five branch campuses located throughout the city, has an unduplicated student headcount of 10,793 and a full-time equivalent enrollment of 4,027, annualized (2000-2001). The college reflects the center-city: two-thirds of its student body is low income; approximately 65 percent is first generation; nearly 10 percent has a disability; for more than 8 percent, English is the second language; students of color make up more than 58 percent of CCD's population; and the full- and part-time staffs reflect the faces of CCD students. Our award-winning faculty, small classes and extensive support services combine to provide you a valuable and successful educational experience. Choose from more than 125 programs that prepare you for a new career, job advancement or for transfer to a four-year school. Learn in a traditional classroom setting at a variety of sites or take classes online. Community College of Denver's educational programs are designed to enrich the social, civic and economic fabric of our community, nation and the world. Ideas, innovation and the preparation of a well-trained workforce are essential to a vibrant economy. CCD provides access and opportunity for nontraditional students, workforce development and training resources for local organizations, and community partnerships that are improving high school graduation, college enrollment and career success.

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