Aspen University

Denver, CO 80222

Aspen University is one of the 19 private 4-year, for-profit colleges in Colorado. Its campus is small in size and located in Denver. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

Every year 25% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Aspen University's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $4,050, and fees were $180. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,050 and $180 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 0 0
Master's degree 17 121
Bachelor's degree 20 114

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Distance Education Accrediting Commission
06/05/1993 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
10/07/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
09/27/2008 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$150
In State Students$150
Out of State Students$150
Graduate courses
In District Students$388
In State Students$388
Out of State Students$388

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $6,750 $6,750 $6,750
ADN 70 $10,500 $10,500 $10,500
BSN 125 $18,750 $18,750 $18,750
FNP 50 $19,400 $19,400 $19,400
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

No Info Available

Student Population

3,130

Undergrads

1,843

Graduates

4,070

Women

903

Men

5%

Full-time

95%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
76%
White
15%
Black/African American
4%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Relevant scholarships

Past Presidents Parley Nurses Training Scholarship

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H.M. Muffly Memorial Scholarship

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Colorado Nurses Association Nightingale Scholarship

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More scholarships

Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Colorado state board of nursing.

Aspen University
1660 South Albion Street, Suite 525
Denver, CO 80222
Website

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