At a Glance

United States Air Force Academy ranked first and Colorado College ranked second in Colorado college rankings. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the Colorado best colleges is $17,104 for Colorado residents and $26,447 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 74.53% and the average SAT score is 1,131. The average number of student population is 11,534 and the average student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Colorado best colleges. For the statistics, we only include 4 years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges.

Colorado Best Colleges Comparison Table

RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1United States Air Force Academy
USAF Academy, CO
--1,33511.00%4,33685%8 to 1
2Colorado College
Colorado Springs, CO
$60,864$41,933-14.00%2,14483%10 to 1
3Colorado School of Mines
Golden, CO
$39,800$39,8001,31053.00%6,32583%15 to 1
4University of Denver
Denver, CO
$53,775$52,8991,26059.00%11,95277%12 to 1
5University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO
$36,668$32,9801,25078.00%36,68169%18 to 1
6University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Denver, CO
$25,889$23,9151,11067.00%25,64552%17 to 1
7Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO
$30,535$28,0551,18081.00%33,47870%16 to 1
8Regis University
Denver, CO
$38,558$14,3221,13571.00%7,90764%14 to 1
9Western Colorado University
Gunnison, CO
$22,430$17,3711,10084.00%3,03451%14 to 1
10DeVry University-Colorado
Westminster, CO
$15,312$17,552-100.00%17124%11 to 1
11Colorado State University-Pueblo
Pueblo, CO
$15,149$18,5591,03593.00%6,73636%14 to 1
12Colorado Mesa University
Grand Junction, CO
$22,235$14,0781,05078.00%9,49234%20 to 1
13University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO
$22,320$21,7081,08591.00%13,43752%17 to 1
14University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO
$21,230$25,7741,12587.00%13,12345%18 to 1
15Adams State University
Alamosa, CO
$21,296$10,55199099.00%3,11030%12 to 1
16Metropolitan State University of Denver
Denver, CO
$23,967$13,7471,00061.00%20,19228%17 to 1
17Fort Lewis College
Durango, CO
$19,552$8,5901,09091.00%3,31941%18 to 1
18Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO
$12,573$14,413--26,18426%28 to 1
19Naropa University
Boulder, CO
$34,600$22,357-99.00%95335%9 to 1
20Colorado Christian University
Lakewood, CO
$25,130$14,626--7,62555%15 to 1
23Aspen University
Denver, CO
$5,105$4,140--5,424-20 to 1
24Colorado State University-Global Campus
Aurora, CO
$8,400$9,0001,04599.00%12,476-27 to 1
Average$26,447$21,2561,13174.53%11,53452%16 to 1