Best Colorado Community Colleges (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 34 community colleges serving 105,869 students in Colorado (20 public colleges and 14 private colleges).
For Colorado community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,768 per year for in-state students and $10,421 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,287 per year (view national tuition costs).
The best top ranked community colleges in California include Red Rocks Community College, Morgan Community College and Arapahoe Community College.
The average community college acceptance rate in Colorado is 72% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 45% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(CO) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
25%
Black
5%
White
55%
Two or more races
4%
Non Resident
2%
Unknown
5%
CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked Colorado Community Colleges (2022-23)

College
Location
Students
Arapahoe Community College
Arapahoe Community College Photo - ACC Main Campus
Public
5900 S. Santa Fe Dr.
Littleton, CO 80160
(303) 797-4222
| 11,788 students
500 Kennedy Drive
Rangely, CO 81648
(800) 562-1105
| 1,365 students
Colorado School of Trades
Private for-profit
1575 Hoyt St
Lakewood, CO 80215
(303) 233-4697
| 149 students
DeVry University-Colorado
Private for-profit
1870 W. 122nd Ave.
Westminster, CO 80234
(303) 280-7400
| 123 students
Everest College-Colorado Springs
Private, for profit
1815 Jet Wing Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 638-6580
| 330 students
Front Range Community College
Public
3645 W 112th Ave
Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 404-5000
| 19,283 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver
Private for-profit
11194 E 45th Ave
Denver, CO 80239
(844) 768-0290
| 1,343 students
Morgan Community College
Public
920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
(970) 542-3100
| 1,266 students
1079 Space Center Drive, Suite 140
Colorado Springs, CO 80915
(719) 208-3800
| 146 students
Platt College-Aurora
Private for-profit
3100 S Parker Rd
Aurora, CO 80014
(303) 369-5151
| 248 students
Pueblo Community College
Public
900 W Orman Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004
(719) 549-3200
| 6,545 students
Red Rocks Community College
Red Rocks Community College Photo - RRCC graduates boast the 3rd highest median salaries in Colorado in their first year out of college-and 1st highest among all community colleges. Ask us why.
Public
13300 W Sixth Ave
Denver, CO 80228
(303) 914-6600
| 8,112 students
Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology
Private for-profit
10851 W 120th Ave
Broomfield, CO 80021
(303) 466-1714
| 325 students
Aims Community College
Public
5401 W. 20th St.
Greeley, CO 80634
(970) 330-8008
| 6,634 students
1681 S Dayton St
Denver, CO 80247
(303) 751-8700
| 288 students
CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs
Private not-for-profit
3645 Citadel Drive South
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
(719) 622-3600
| 89 students
Colorado Heights University
Colorado Heights University Photo
Private, non-profit
3001 S Federal Blvd
Denver, CO 80236
(720) 927-7622
| 2,500 students
Colorado Mountain College
Colorado Mountain College Photo - Leadville is one of our 3 residential campuses surrounded by the Colorado Rockies.
Public
802 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
(800) 621-8559
| 5,636 students
Colorado School of Healing Arts
Private for-profit
7655 W Mississippi Ste 100
Lakewood, CO 80226
(303) 986-2320
| 73 students
Community College of Aurora
Public
16000 E CentreTech Pky
Aurora, CO 80011
(303) 360-4700
| 8,597 students
Community College of Denver
Public
1111 W. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204
(303) 556-2600
| 8,232 students
Concorde Career College-Aurora
Public
111 N. Havana Street
Aurora, CO 80010
(303) 861-1151
| 329 students
IBMC College
IBMC College Photo
Private for-profit
3842 South Mason Street
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 223-2669
| 357 students
2315 East Pikes Peak Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
(719) 632-7626
| 518 students
772 Horizon Dr.
Grand Junction, CO 81506
(970) 245-8101
| 776 students
Johnson & Wales University-Denver
Private not-for-profit
7150 Montview Blvd
Denver, CO 80220
(303) 256-9300
| 927 students
Lamar Community College
Public
2401 S Main St
Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-2248
| 849 students
Northeastern Junior College
Northeastern Junior College Photo - Northeastern has a wide variety of activities for students to be involved with from organizations to on-campus entertainment.
Public
100 College Avenue
Sterling, CO 80751
(970) 521-6600
| 1,390 students
Otero Junior College
Public
1802 Colorado Ave
La Junta, CO 81050
(719) 384-6823
| 1,279 students
Pikes Peak Community College
Public
5675 S Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 502-2000
| 13,655 students
Pima Medical Institute-Denver
Public
7475 Dakin St. Suite 100
Denver, CO 80221
(303) 426-1800
| 767 students
Prince Institute-Rocky Mountains
Private, for profit
9051 Harlan Street, Unit 20
Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 427-5292
| 93 students
Trinidad State Junior College
Public
600 Prospect Street
Trinidad, CO 81082
(719) 846-5011
| 1,621 students
Westwood College-Denver South
Private, for profit
3150 S Sheridan Blvd
Denver, CO 80227
(303) 934-1122
| 236 students
[+] Show Closed Community Colleges in Colorado

Community Colleges in Colorado (Closed)

School
Location
Students
9065 Grant St
Thornton, CO 80229
(303) 457-2757
| 7 students
350 Blackhawk Street
Aurora, CO 80011
(954) 400-2000
| 187 students
1385 S Colorado Blvd., 5th Floor
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 300-8740
| 72 students
12 Lakeside Lane
Denver, CO 80212
(303) 477-7240
| 482 students
8242 South University Blvd, Suite 100
Centennial, CO 80122
(303) 542-7000
| 129 students
6050 Erin Park Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
(719) 532-1234
| 155 students

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