Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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

Every year 26% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Colorado Tech's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $11,317, and fees were $372. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $11,317 and $372 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeLarge
Student to Faculty Ratio28:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate44%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 0
Bachelor's degree 10 89
Master's degree 1 0

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1980 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
10/15/2014 - Current



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$317/credit
In State Students$317/credit
Out of State Students$317/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$540/credit
In State Students$540/credit
Out of State Students$540/credit

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 $14,265 $14,265 $14,265
ADN 70 $22,190 $22,190 $22,190
BSN 125 $39,625 $39,625 $39,625
FNP 50 $27,000 $27,000 $27,000
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

In 2017-2018 academic year, 86% of Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 76% $5,424
Other Federal Grant 4% $1,530
State Grant & Scholarships 1% $1,982
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 15% $1,821
Federal Student Loans 64% $6,755
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$15,638
$30,001 to $48,000$16,260
$48,001 to $75,000$17,368
$75,001 to $110,000$19,655
Over $110,000$20,581

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Colorado state board of nursing.

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
4435 N Chestnut Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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