CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs

3645 Citadel Drive South
Colorado Springs, CO 80909-0000
Tel: (719)622-3600
School Highlights
  • CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs serves 350 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs is one of 5 community colleges within El Paso County, CO.
  • The nearest community college is Intellitec College-Colorado Springs (1.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs(CO) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty17 staff48 staff
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 350 has declined by 42% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 58:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment350 students1,571 students
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:136:1
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students350 students670 students
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Enrollment Breakdown CO All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2016)
% Asian
1%
2%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
19%
16%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
19%
5%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Black (2007-2016)
% White
46%
64%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
2%
-
% Two or more races
3%
3%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
8%
8%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups 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.0.710.55
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,000$33,100
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $16,968 is more than the state average of $15,389. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,968$15,389
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%89%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,236$13,000
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,139
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate89%69%
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 828 students | 1.60 Mi2315 East Pikes Peak Avenue
    Colorado Springs CO  80909
    (719)632-7626
    1.60828
  • Intellitec Medical Institute
    Private, for profit
    357 students | 1.70 Mi6805 Corporate Drive, Suite 100
    Colorado Springs CO  80919
    (719)596-7400
    1.70357
  • 330 students | 2.60 Mi1815 Jet Wing Drive
    Colorado Springs CO  80916
    (719)638-6580
    2.60330
  • 13,947 students | 5.60 Mi5675 S Academy Blvd
    Colorado Springs CO  80906
    (719)502-2000
    5.6013,947
  • 6,356 students | 40.40 Mi900 West Orman Avenue
    Pueblo CO  81004
    (719)549-3200
    40.406,356
Recent Articles
September 13, 2017
Learn about the different financial options you have for affording community college.
September 13, 2017
If you are starting community college as an adult, there are certain challenges you can expect to face. Understanding and anticipating those challenges will help you to face them head-on with the greatest chance for success.
September 13, 2017
Do you feel stuck in a career you don't enjoy? Are you considering making a switch? If so, keep reading to learn about community college for changing careers.
Did You Know?