Colorado Public Colleges (change state)

Colorado

Strategic Measures

How do the state’s four-year public colleges compare, across each of the strategic performance measures?

Include public colleges:


n = 13 colleges
Completion & Progression Efficiency Productivity Gainful Employment
College System Graduation Rate First-year retention rate Cost per Student (FTE) Cost per Degree Cost of Attrition * Student loan default rate Ratio of Student Loan Payments to Earnings **
Adams State College Not in a system 24.9 % 58.6 % $11,854 $51,358 $2.8m 7.2 % No Data
Colorado School of Mines Not in a system 66.5 % 89.1 % $17,364 $79,530 $1.7m 1.9 % 4.8 %
Colorado State University Colorado State University System 62.8 % 84.1 % $11,812 $47,385 $8.2m 3.9 % 5.7 %
Colorado State University-Pueblo Not in a system 33.6 % 58.0 % $9,629 $61,549 $4.2m 11.3 % 5.9 %
Fort Lewis College Not in a system 38.2 % 60.6 % $11,633 $62,479 $3.5m 5.6 % 6.3 %
Mesa State College Not in a system 28.8 % 63.6 % $7,779 $63,456 $5.7m 12.0 % 6.7 %
Metropolitan State College of Denver Not in a system 25.0 % 65.1 % $7,018 $41,812 $4.5m 10.7 % No Data
United States Air Force Academy Not in a system 79.6 % 95.0 % $66,499 $270,221 $3.6m No Data No Data
University of Colorado at Boulder University of Colorado System 68.0 % 83.5 % $16,906 $63,486 $15.8m No Data 5.6 %
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs University of Colorado System 46.6 % 67.1 % $11,046 $45,767 $4.7m 2.2 % No Data
University of Colorado Denver University of Colorado System 44.9 % 71.3 % $29,963 $102,995 $7.3m 4.5 % 5.7 %
University of Northern Colorado Not in a system 44.8 % 66.5 % $11,973 $53,429 $9.1m 4.4 % No Data
Western State College of Colorado Not in a system 37.5 % 63.0 % $12,778 $66,405 $2.1m 4.8 % No Data

* Amount spent by the college to educate first-year undergraduate students (first-time, full-time) who did not begin a second year.
** Median starting pay data presently available for 950 of the 1,575 colleges featured on this website.