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 Lincoln College of Technology-Denver (2.3 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 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
11,578 students
1,303 students
Community College of Denver Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,901 students
834 students
Community College of Denver Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 8,677 students
1,040 students
Community College of Denver Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Community College of Denver sch enrollment Community College of Denver sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
6%
2%
Community College of Denver Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
27%
7%
Community College of Denver Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
14%
11%
Community College of Denver Black (2006-2012)
% White
50%
66%
Community College of Denver White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Community College of Denver More (2010-2012)
Community College of Denver sch ethnicity Community College of Denver 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. 0.65 0.44
Community College of Denver Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,962 is less than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,962 $5,890
Community College of Denver In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,263 $10,050
Community College of Denver Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
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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Did You Know?
For Denver public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,962 per year for in-state students and $11,263 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,552 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Denver is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Denver is Community College of Denver. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.