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Colorado Technical University

General Information

Name: Colorado Technical University
Address: 4435 N Chestnut Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80907-3812

  • General information: (719) 598-0200
  • Financial aid office: (719) 598-0200
  • Admissions office: (719) 598-0200

Type of Institution: Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Religious affiliation: None

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees$11,665$10,095$10,095
Books and supplies$1,958$1,867$1,698
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$8,478$8,091$7,641
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Off Campus$26,475$23,716$23,016
Off Campus with Family$17,773$15,449$15,240

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 40%
  • Federal grants: 21%
  • (*)state/local grants: 7%
  • Institutional grants: 31%
  • Student loans: 38%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$2872
  • Institutional grants:$1250
  • Student loans:$5855


Undergraduate application fee (2006-07):$50


Total enrollment: 2316
Undergraduate enrollment: 1689
First-time student retention: 59%
Overall graduation rate: 41%

Characteristics of undergraduate students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 25%
    • Part Time: 75%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 68%
    • Women: 32%

White non-hispanic: 54%
Black non-hispanic: 9%
Hispanic: 8%
Asian/pacific islander: 3%
American indian/alaska native: 1%
Other: 25%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (!)7/1/1980 -  None

Degrees offered

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services
 Accounting - Associate, Bachelor, Master
 Business Administration and Management, General - Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctor
 E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce - Associate, Bachelor
 Management Information Systems, General - Bachelor

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
 Computer Science - Associate, Bachelor, Master
 Information Science/Studies - Associate, Bachelor
 System Administration/Administrator - Associate, Bachelor

 Computer Engineering, General - Bachelor, Master
 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering - Bachelor, Master

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
 Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician - Associate, Bachelor

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies & Humanities
 General Studies - Associate

Security and Protective Services
 Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration - Associate, Bachelor

Visual and Performing Arts
 Graphic Design - Associate, Bachelor

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