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Red Rocks Community College

General Information

Name: Red Rocks Community College
Address: 13300 W Sixth Ave, Lakewood, CO 80228-1255

  • General information: (303) 914-6600
  • Financial aid office: (303) 914-6256
  • Admissions office: (303) 914-6351

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

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$1,749$1,698$1,632
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$8,478$8,091$8,316
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Off Campus$16,828$16,172$15,544
Off Campus with Family$12,310$11,924$10,981
Off Campus$23,752$22,604$22,038
Off Campus with Family$19,234$18,356$17,475

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 100%
  • Federal grants: 27%
  • State/local grants: 28%
  • Institutional grants: 4%
  • Student loans: 19%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$2967
  • State/local grants:$1117
  • Institutional grants:$1822
  • Student loans:$3544


Total enrollment: 6600
First-time student retention: 58%
Overall graduation rate: 20%

Characteristics of students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 33%
    • Part Time: 67%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 49%
    • Women: 51%

White non-hispanic: 81%
Black non-hispanic: 2%
Hispanic: 10%
Asian/pacific islander: 2%
American indian/alaska native: 2%
Other: 3%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1975 -  None

Degrees offered

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services
 Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping - Associate, Certificate
 Business Administration and Management, General - Associate
 Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry - Associate, Certificate
 Management Information Systems, General - Associate, Certificate
 Real Estate - Certificate
 Small Business Administration/Management - Certificate

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

Construction Trades
 Construction Trades, General - Associate, Certificate

 Teacher Assistant/Aide - Associate, Certificate

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
 Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General - Associate, Certificate
 Manufacturing Technology/Technician - Associate, Certificate
 Water Quality & Wastewater Treatment Mgmt & Recycling Tech - Associate, Certificate

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
 Child Care Provider/Assistant - Certificate
 Child Development - Associate

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
 Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other - Certificate
 Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) - Associate, Certificate
 Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other - Certificate
 Medical Office Management/Administration - Associate, Certificate
 Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant - Certificate
 Nursing, Other - Certificate
 Physician Assistant - Certificate
 Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer - Associate

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
 Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician - Associate, Certificate

Natural Resources and Conservation
 Forest Technology/Technician - Certificate

Security and Protective Services
 Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration - Associate
 Criminal Justice/Police Science - Certificate
 Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician - Associate, Certificate
 Security and Protective Services, Other - Associate, Certificate

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

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