Front Range Community College
Westminster, CO 80031

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 18,966
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
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

Front Range Community College 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

Front Range Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $13,488 and in-state students paid $3,288.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$8,661
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$3,288
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$13,488
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 62% of Front Range Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 41% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,822 (which is 10.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Front Range Community College in 2016-2017, was 311, which is 30% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,186 (which is 13.8% above the national average.)

$4,822
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$5,186
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
62%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Front Range Community College has enrolled a total of 18,966 students (5,406 students full-time and 13,560 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 18,966 students, 1,853 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 3,198 students for distance studies.

18,966
Total Enrollment
1,853
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 66%

Hispanic: 17%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 4%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Black/African American: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Front Range Community College.

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
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 21% 2,920 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 18% 2,536 220
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 8% 1,094 74
Precision Production 5% 723
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 5% 706
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 691 75
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 289
Education 2% 248 54
Natural Resources And Conservation 2% 236
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 1% 180

Graduation & Dropout Rates

18%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

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 Front Range Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

14%
Still enrolled
56%
Dropout rate
12%
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

$28,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Front Range Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,800. Last year, out of the total 3,463 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,909 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,217 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,458 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $28,800 $34,000
Employment Rate 84% 82%
Total Graduates 3,463 4,217

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Nearby Colleges

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18.1 mile away
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