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Colorado State University-Pueblo

General Information

Name: Colorado State University-Pueblo
Address: 2200 Bonforte Blvd, Pueblo, CO 81001-4901

  • General information: (719) 549-2100
  • Financial aid office: (719) 549-2753
  • Admissions office: (719) 549-2461

Type of Institution: Public, 4-year or above
Religious affiliation: None

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$1,750$1,698$1,698
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$6,300$6,000$5,810
Off Campus
Room and board$8,478$8,092$7,642
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
On Campus$16,844$16,068$15,039
Off Campus$19,022$18,160$16,871
Off Campus with Family$10,400$9,924$9,093
On Campus$26,965$26,426$25,606
Off Campus$29,143$28,518$27,438
Off Campus with Family$20,521$20,282$19,660

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 82%
  • Federal grants: 47%
  • State/local grants: 24%
  • Institutional grants: 29%
  • Student loans: 58%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$3096
  • State/local grants:$1853
  • Institutional grants:$2008
  • Student loans:$4862


Undergraduate application fee (2006-07):$25
Undergraduate Admissions
Fall 2005
Number of applicants1,771783988
Percent admitted95.7%95.1%96.2%
Percent admitted who enrolled


Total enrollment: 5870
Undergraduate enrollment: 5089
First-time student retention: 59%
Overall graduation rate: 35%

Characteristics of undergraduate students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 65%
    • Part Time: 35%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 40%
    • Women: 60%

White non-hispanic: 57%
Black non-hispanic: 5%
Hispanic: 24%
Asian/pacific islander: 2%
American indian/alaska native: 2%
Other: 10%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1951 -  None

Degrees offered

Biological and Biomedical Sciences
 Biology/Biological Sciences, General - Bachelor

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services
 Accounting - Bachelor
 Business/Commerce, General - Bachelor, Master
 Business/Managerial Economics - Bachelor

Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
 Mass Communication/Media Studies - Bachelor

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
 Information Science/Studies - Bachelor

 Industrial Engineering - Bachelor, Master

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
 Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician - Bachelor
 Civil Engineering Technology/Technician - Bachelor
 Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician - Bachelor
 Industrial Technology/Technician - Bachelor
 Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician - Bachelor

English Language and Literature/Letters
 English Language and Literature, General - Bachelor

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
 Foreign Languages and Literatures, General - Bachelor

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
 Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) - Bachelor, Master

 History, General - Bachelor

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies & Humanities
 Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies - Bachelor

Mathematics and Statistics
 Mathematics, General - Bachelor

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
 Natural Sciences - Master

Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
 Kinesiology and Exercise Science - Bachelor

Physical Sciences
 Chemistry, General - Bachelor

 Psychology, General - Bachelor

Public Administration and Social Service Professions
 Social Work - Bachelor

Social Sciences
 Political Science and Government, General - Bachelor
 Social Sciences, General - Bachelor
 Sociology - Bachelor

Visual and Performing Arts
 Fine/Studio Arts, General - Bachelor
 Music, General - Bachelor

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