University of Phoenix-Colorado
Lone Tree, CO 80124


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 583
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 11:1
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


University of Phoenix-Colorado 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.

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of University of Phoenix-Colorado's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 100% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,775 (which is 31.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Phoenix-Colorado in 2016-2017, was 2, which is 100% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,500 (which is 4.8% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,378
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,154
Financial aid
National Average = 89%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Phoenix-Colorado has enrolled a total of 583 students (583 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 583 students, 9 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 501 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 82 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 175 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Race/ethnicity unknown: 60%

White: 22%

Hispanic: 11%

Black/African American: 5%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 0%


Listed below are the 9 largest majors offered at University of Phoenix-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
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 34% 425 43
Health Professions And Related Programs 15% 184 28
Education 10% 121 33
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 6% 80 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 6% 75 25
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 4% 52 0
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 2% 22 0
Natural Resources And Conservation 0% 4 0
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 0% 2 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 36%

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 Phoenix-Colorado 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

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Nearby Colleges

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3.2 mile away
Argosy University-Denver
7.4 mile away
Platt College-Aurora
7.6 mile away
Aspen University
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