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University of Colorado at Colorado Springs: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Website: http://www.uccs.edu
Address: 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway , Colorado Springs , Colorado - 80918
Phone: (719) 262-3000
Type
Four or more years Public
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Large City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare Yes
Distance learning Yes
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $50
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
4,378
1,988
2,388
Percent admitted
69%
68%
69%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
38%
41%
37%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
470
600
SAT Math
470
610
SAT Writing
450
560
ACT Composite
21
26
ACT English
20
26
ACT Math
19
26
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $4,464
Out-of-state tuition $15,300
Books and supplies $1,748
On-campus room and board $7,204
On-campus other expenses $4,772
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
80%
-
Federal grant aid
22%
$3,527
State or local grant aid
25%
$1,346
Institutional grant aid
19%
-
Loan aid
41%
$4,045
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
9,373
44%
56%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 6,810
Estimated graduates enrolled 2,119
Undergraduates 24 years old 73%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 25%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 46%
Men 40%
Women 50%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 25%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 40%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 46%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees          
In-state $4,899 $5,296 $5,517 $5,733 3.9%
Out-of-state $16,145 $16,258 $16,353 $16,653 1.8%
Books and supplies $1,296 $1,698 $1,748 $1,728 -1.1%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,738 $8,324 $7,204 $7,490 4.0%
Other $3,990 $4,610 $4,772 $5,096 6.8%
Off Campus          
Room and board $7,844 $8,036 $8,478 $8,478 0.0%
Other $3,990 $4,610 $4,772 $5,096 6.8%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $1,702 $2,266 $2,384 $2,420 1.5%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
In-state          
On Campus $16,923 $19,928 $19,241 $20,047 4.2%
Off Campus $18,029 $19,640 $20,515 $21,035 2.5%
Off Campus with Family $7,897 $9,260 $9,649 $9,881 2.4%
Out-of-state          
On Campus $28,169 $30,890 $30,077 $30,967 3.0%
Off Campus $29,275 $30,602 $31,351 $31,955 1.9%
Off Campus with Family $19,143 $20,222 $20,485 $20,801 1.5%

Map & Directions

Map of University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $50
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,547 2,086 2,461
Percent admitted 64% 63% 66%
Percent admitted who enrolled 37% 40% 36%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 305 28%
ACT 1,006 92%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 480 590
SAT Math 490 600
SAT Writing 460 580
ACT Composite 21 26
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 20 26

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1970 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
Didactic Program in Dietetics 10/1/2004 - 10/24/2008 Accredited
Didactic Program in Dietetics 10/24/2008 -   Accredited
American Psychological Association, Committee on Accreditation
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs 5/6/2008 -   Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels 4/20/2002 -   Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 9/29/2005 -   Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools 10/8/1993 -   Accredited

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