Morgan Community College

  • 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 1,266 students (25% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.

Top Rankings

Morgan Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Colorado for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 126 teachers has grown by 90% over five years.
Morgan Community College(CO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High NontraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty126 staff87 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Morgan Community College has declined by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
The Morgan Community College diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,266 students1,461 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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# Full-Time Students314 students556 students
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# Part-Time Students952 students905 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
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% Asian
-
3%
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% Hispanic
31%
25%
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% Black
4%
5%
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% White
58%
55%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.560.63
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College Completion Rate
57%
52%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,200$33,300
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,394 is less than the state average of $3,768. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $12,692 is more than the state average of $10,421. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,394$3,768
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Out-State Tuition Fees$12,692$10,421
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%87%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,000$11,634
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or 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

The nearest community college to Morgan Community College is Northeastern Junior College (39.5 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,390 students | 39.50 Mi100 College Avenue
    Sterling, CO 80751
    (970) 521-6600
    39.501,390
  • 6,634 students | 53.30 Mi5401 W. 20th St.
    Greeley, CO 80634
    (970) 330-8008
    53.306,634
  • 8,597 students | 66.40 Mi16000 E CentreTech Pky
    Aurora, CO 80011
    (303) 360-4700
    66.408,597
  • 1,343 students | 66.60 Mi11194 E 45th Ave
    Denver, CO 80239
    (844) 768-0290
    66.601,343
  • 423 students | 69.10 Mi111 N. Havana Street
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (303) 861-1151
    69.10423
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Did You Know?
For Colorado public 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. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Colorado is 72%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Colorado community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Colorado is CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.