Colorado School of Trades
Lakewood, CO 80215-2996

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 170
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Colorado School of Trades has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Colorado School of Trades calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $20,520 (8.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$16,726
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$20,520
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
$20,520
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 50% of Colorado School of Trades's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 44% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,784 (which is 36.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Colorado School of Trades in 2016-2017, was 68, which is 50% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,650 (which is 14.9% above the national average.)

$2,784
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$8,650
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
50%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Colorado School of Trades has enrolled a total of 170 students (170 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 98% men and 2% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

170
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Race/ethnicity unknown: 65%

White: 35%

Hispanic: 0%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Asian: 0%

Black/African American: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Colorado School of Trades.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 67% 252

Graduation & Dropout Rates

82%
Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Colorado School of Trades full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
18%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$30,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Colorado School of Trades graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,200. Last year, out of the total 208 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 177 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 210 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 166 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $30,200 $34,100
Employment Rate 85% 79%
Total Graduates 208 210

Campus Location

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