Community College of Denver

1111 W. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204
Tel: (303)556-2600
10,103 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:
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Community College of Denver serves 10,103 students (25.57% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
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Community College of Denver is one of 5 community colleges within Denver County, CO.
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The nearest community college is Lincoln College of Technology-Denver (2.28 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 227 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
Community College of Denver Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 227 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 10,103 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has decreased from 50:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,103 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 2,583 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 7,520 students
1,017 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
5%
2%
% Hispanic
26%
7%
% Black
15%
12%
% White
33%
57%
% Two or more races
4%
2%
% Unknown races
10%
3%
% Non Resident races
5%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,187 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,086 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,187 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,086 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 77%
89%
Source: 2005 (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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Did You Know?
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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Denver is Community College of Denver. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.