Top Adams County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 5 top community colleges in Adams County, Colorado, serving 21,011 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 36:1.

Top Adams County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • DeVry University-Colorado
    Private, for profit
    1870 W 122nd Ave
    Denver CO  80234
    (303)280-7400

    964 students
  • Everest College-Thornton
    Private, for profit
    9065 Grant St
    Denver CO  80229
    (303)457-2757

    342 students
  • 3645 W 112th Ave
    Westminster CO  80031
    (303)404-5000

    18,761 students
  • 7475 Dakin St Suite 100
    Denver CO  80221
    (303)426-1800

    944 students
  • 9051 Harlan Street, Unit 20
    Westminster CO  80031
    (303)427-5292

    n/a
    students
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