Heritage College-Denver (Closed 2016)

12 Lakeside Lane
Denver, CO 80212
School Highlights
  • Heritage College-Denver serves 482 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Heritage College-Denver is one of 4 community colleges within Denver County, CO.
  • The nearest community college to Heritage College-Denver is Colorado School of Trades (3.7 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Heritage College-Denver(CO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty25 staff40 staff
Number of Programs Offered78

Student Body

  • The student population of Heritage College-Denver has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The Heritage College-Denver diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment482 students1,643 students
Student:Teacher Ratio19:136:1
# Full-Time Students482 students742 students
% Asian
3%
3%
% Hispanic
39%
17%
% Black
8%
5%
% White
49%
64%
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Diversity Score0.600.55
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
66%
36%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,500$33,100

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)92%90%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$11,819$11,730
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$4,750$5,139
    Acceptance Rate (Year 2007)53%87%
    Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Colorado School of Trades
      Private, for profit
      150 students | 3.70 Mi1575 Hoyt St
      Denver CO  80215
      (303) 233-4697
      3.70150
    • 10,296 students | 4.00 Mi1111 W. Colfax Ave.
      Denver CO  80204
      (303) 556-2600
      4.0010,296
    • 944 students | 4.50 Mi7475 Dakin St Suite 100
      Denver CO  80221
      (303) 426-1800
      4.50944
    • n/a students | 5.30 Mi9051 Harlan Street, Unit 20
      Westminster CO  80031
      (303) 427-5292
      5.30n/a
    • 176 students | 6.00 Mi7655 W Mississippi Ste 100
      Denver CO  80226
      (303) 986-2320
      6.00176
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