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 23.2 % 54.0 % $11,430 $53,421 $2.9m 11.7 % No Data
Colorado School of Mines Not in a system 69.6 % 89.6 % $16,927 $78,294 $1.5m 2.7 % 4.9 %
Colorado State University Colorado State University System 63.5 % 83.5 % $11,462 $48,344 $8.2m 3.0 % 5.8 %
Colorado State University-Pueblo Not in a system 32.3 % 65.6 % $8,287 $53,914 $2.8m 10.4 % 6.2 %
Fort Lewis College Not in a system 36.9 % 65.3 % $11,046 $63,331 $3.2m 11.0 % 6.2 %
Mesa State College Not in a system 24.9 % 64.4 % $7,952 $63,545 $5.2m 10.1 % 6.9 %
Metropolitan State College of Denver Not in a system 21.4 % 65.5 % $6,482 $41,357 $4.5m 10.8 % No Data
United States Air Force Academy Not in a system 82.8 % 93.2 % $63,933 $286,709 $5.4m No Data No Data
University of Colorado at Boulder University of Colorado System 68.1 % 83.8 % $14,195 $55,610 $11.8m 3.6 % 5.5 %
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs University of Colorado System 41.0 % 71.4 % $10,706 $41,937 $3.4m 4.3 % No Data
University of Colorado Denver University of Colorado System 40.3 % 76.3 % $26,864 $98,216 $6.5m 3.8 % 5.6 %
University of Northern Colorado Not in a system 45.6 % 69.9 % $11,649 $53,231 $7.8m 5.5 % No Data
Western State College of Colorado Not in a system 38.7 % 62.6 % $10,863 $59,766 $1.9m 6.7 % 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.