|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||8,036 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Colorado Boulder is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 34,047 applications and 26,087 students were granted admission. University of Colorado Boulder is at the #75 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 79% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 33% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1070 to 1310|
|ACT||25 to 30|
University of Colorado Boulder charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $33,316 and in-state students paid $9,768.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 64% of University of Colorado Boulder's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 16% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,244 (which is 4.2% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Colorado Boulder in 2016-2017, was 2,099, which is 34% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,378 (which is 1.4% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Colorado Boulder has enrolled a total of 33,977 students (28,386 students full-time and 5,591 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 33,977 students, 1,202 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 56% men and 44% women and 27,901 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 6,076 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 633 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 9%
Two or more races: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Colorado Boulder.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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||33%||2,222|
|Legal Professions And Studies||8%||562|
|Architecture And Related Services||3%||208|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||199|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||3%||177|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||138|
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 University of Colorado Boulder full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of University of Colorado Boulder graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,700. Last year, out of the total 5,089 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 4,631 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,719 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,033 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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