Montessori Education Center of the Rockies
Boulder, CO 80301


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 79
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 15:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Montessori Education Center of the Rockies is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 7 applications and 7 students were granted admission. Montessori Education Center of the Rockies is at the #98 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

Undergrad students
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Tuition & Fees

Montessori Education Center of the Rockies 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 $7,750 (64.5% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4 year private institution)

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

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $21,854
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $21,854
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 55% of Montessori Education Center of the Rockies's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,975 (which is 32.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Montessori Education Center of the Rockies in 2016-2017, was 6, which is 55% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,333 (which is 7.4% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Montessori Education Center of the Rockies has enrolled a total of 79 students (79 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 8% men and 92% women and 19 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 60 for graduates studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 80%

Hispanic: 11%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Black/African American: 1%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Montessori Education Center of the Rockies.

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
Education 93% 187

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Montessori Education Center of the Rockies full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
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.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Montessori Education Center of the Rockies.

Naropa University
1.4 mile away
Regis University
19.4 mile away
27.7 mile away
University of Denver
27.8 mile away
Denver Seminary
31.2 mile away