Emily Griffith Technical College

Denver, CO 80203

Emily Griffith Technical College is a respected public technical college that is located in the downtown area of Denver, Colorado. This school was originally founded in 1916, although it has gone through various changes since those times. It has continued to update course offerings and standards to fit with the times. This technical college offers certificates that will help students to find lucrative careers. There are a plethora of different options for students to consider when looking at available courses. Many health care courses are available and those are among the most popular options at the school. 

Students will find practical nursing courses and courses focused on helping them to become LPN's. A nurse assisting course is also available for students who wish to go down that path. The practical nursing program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Nursing Education. It is also completely approved by the State Board of Nursing. Those who pass the practical nursing program will be fully prepared to take the NCLEX-PN licensure examination. Students can receive various certifications through taking courses as well, such as being able to earn IV certification from the Colorado State Board of Nursing. 


Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate87%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 91.9%

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Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
06/10/2016 - 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

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 37% of Emily Griffith Technical College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 32% $3,336
Other Federal Grant 19% $612
State Grant & Scholarships 32% $1,379
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 19% $995
Federal Student Loans -- --
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$5,561
$30,001 to $48,000$6,101
$48,001 to $75,000$8,713
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













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

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

Emily Griffith Technical College
1860 Lincoln Street
Denver, CO 80203

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