School Overview

Adams State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Alamosa, Colorado. Adams State ranked 15th in Colorado Colleges and 15th in Federal Region VIII.
It has a total enrollment of 3,164 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Adams State's acceptance rate is 100.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Adams State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, CO 81101
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Adams State University is 100.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate100.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

Adams State's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,680 for Colorado residents and $17,933 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,853 for Colorado residents and $10,896 for out-of-students.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,680$17,933
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,853$10,896
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,164 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,175 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Adams State has 1,902 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,262 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,164
Undergraduate Students1,902
Graduate Students1,262
Online Enrollment1,175

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs33 Programs
Number of online programs19 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Doctorate (Research)

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On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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