|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||19:1|
|Dormitory capacity||3,715 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Northern Colorado is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,783 applications and 6,123 students were granted admission. University of Northern Colorado is at the #88 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, 93% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 12% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||928 to 1150|
|ACT||19 to 25|
University of Northern Colorado charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $18,492 and in-state students paid $6,906.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 86% of University of Northern Colorado's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,113 (which is 7.2% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Northern Colorado in 2016-2017, was 1,127, which is 56% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,104 (which is 3.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Northern Colorado has enrolled a total of 13,087 students (9,355 students full-time and 3,732 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 13,087 students, 791 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 33% men and 67% women and 10,011 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,076 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,036 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 11%
Two or more races: 4%
Black/African American: 3%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Northern Colorado.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|
|Visual And Performing Arts||10%||56|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||5%||27||19|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||4%||22|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||4%||21||17|
|Mathematics And Statistics||4%||21|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||19|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||3%||19|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||17||0|
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 Northern Colorado 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 Northern Colorado graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,100. Last year, out of the total 2,983 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,744 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,559 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,168 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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