Morgan Community College

Tel: (970)542-3100
1,788 students
Public institution
Morgan Community College is a two-year community college, one of 13 community colleges in the Colorado Community College System, Colorado�s largest system of higher education.
School Highlights:
Morgan Community College serves 1,788 students (24% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Morgan Community College is the only community colleges within Morgan County, CO.
The nearest community college is Northeastern Junior College (39.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Morgan Community College 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 65 staff
59 staff
Morgan Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,788 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 41% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,788 students
1,282 students
Morgan Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
22:1
Morgan Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
431 students
810 students
Morgan Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,357 students
1,017 students
Morgan Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Morgan Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
14%
7%
Morgan Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
12%
Morgan Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
68%
57%
Morgan Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Morgan Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
11%
3%
Morgan Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
4%
2%
Morgan Community College non_resident (2008-2013)
Morgan Community College 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. 0.41 0.53
Morgan Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,224 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,123 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,224 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,123 $10,294
Morgan Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Morgan Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

MCC serves students in 11,500-square-miles of Eastern Colorado including the counties of Morgan, Washington, Yuma , Lincoln, Kit Carson, and the eastern half of Adams and Arapahoe counties. The main campus at Fort Morgan and the five Centers throughout the service area provide the first two years of a college degree, occupational programs, adult basic education, college classes for high school students, customized training for business and community, and houses the Small Business Development Center. MCC's main campus at Fort Morgan is located 80 miles northeast of Denver, Colorado, on Interstate 76, exit number 82 on Barlow Road (County Road 20). It is the site of administration and business offices, classrooms, instructional shops and laboratories, The Learning Resource Center, Bloedorn Lecture Hall, the Aspen Founders Room, and the new Student Center. The Learning Resource Center (LRC), located in Cottonwood Hall on the Fort Morgan campus, houses a number of special areas and services to assist students with their instructional and informational needs. These areas include the MCC Library, the Testing Center, the Media Center, and the Distance Learning center.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Sterling Northeastern Junior College
    Public
    100 College Avenue
    Sterling, CO 80751
    (970)521-6600
    39.6  Mi  |  1870  students
  • Greeley Aims Community College
    Public
    5401 W. 20th St.
    Greeley, CO 80632
    (970)330-8008
    53  Mi  |  4903  students
  • Aurora Community College of Aurora
    Public
    16000 E CentreTech Pky
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303)360-4700
    66.4  Mi  |  7134  students
  • Aurora Anthem College-Denver
    Private for-profit
    350 Blackhawk Street
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (954)400-2000
    67.1  Mi  |  187  students
  • Aurora Everest College-Aurora
    Private for-profit
    14280 East Jewell Ave
    Aurora, CO 80012
    (303)745-6244
    68.7  Mi  |  402  students
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Did You Know?
For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,103 per year for in-state students and $9,855 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,602 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Colorado 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 0.46, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Colorado is Everest College-Aurora. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.