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Community College of Aurora

General Information

Name: Community College of Aurora
Address: 16000 E CentreTech Pky, Aurora, CO 80011-9036

  • General information: (303) 360-4700
  • Financial aid office: (303) 360-4709
  • Admissions office: (303) 360-4790

Type of Institution: Public, 2-year
Religious affiliation: None

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$2,186$1,910$1,910
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$10,598$10,788$7,641
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Off Campus$19,734$19,137$15,496
Off Campus with Family$8,992$8,157$8,161
Off Campus$28,559$26,373$22,801
Off Campus with Family$17,817$15,393$15,466

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 62%
  • Federal grants: 39%
  • State/local grants: 26%
  • Institutional grants: 11%
  • Student loans: 30%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$3368
  • State/local grants:$1326
  • Institutional grants:$1091
  • Student loans:$3555


Total enrollment: 5477
First-time student retention: 51%
Overall graduation rate: 26%

Characteristics of students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 26%
    • Part Time: 74%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 39%
    • Women: 61%

White non-hispanic: 51%
Black non-hispanic: 21%
Hispanic: 12%
Asian/pacific islander: 6%
American indian/alaska native: 1%
Other: 9%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1988 -  None

Degrees offered

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services
 Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping - Associate
 Management Information Systems, General - Associate, Certificate
 Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Associate
 Office Management and Supervision - Associate, Certificate

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
 Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other - Certificate

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
 Manufacturing Technology/Technician - Certificate

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
 Child Development - Associate, Certificate

Legal Professions and Studies
 Legal Assistant/Paralegal - Certificate

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

Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
 Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician - Associate

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
 Science, Technology and Society - Certificate

Public Administration and Social Service Professions
 Human Services, General - Certificate

Science Technologies/Technicians
 Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician - Certificate
 Science Technologies/Technicians, Other - Associate

Security and Protective Services
 Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration - Associate, Certificate
 Fire Science/Fire-fighting - Associate, Certificate

Visual and Performing Arts
 Cinematography and Film/Video Production - Associate, Certificate

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