• CCU Facts and Stats

    CCU Facts and Stats

    In just over ten decades, what began as a one-room school with two students and a single teacher has become a fully accredited university enrolling thousands of undergraduate and graduate students, with learning centers in six cities, a suburban campus, and thousands of alumni around the world. Colorado Christian University is the only evangelical institution of higher learning in the Rocky Mountain region and continues to increase academic standards, enrollment, and community life while becoming financially strong and well prepared for future growth and opportunities.

    Enrollment

     

    Total Enrollment:  5,494

    Traditional Undergraduates:  1,149
    Adult Undergraduates:  3,817
    Graduate Students:  528


    Total Applications (Annual):  5,676

    Traditional Undergraduates:  1,126
    Adult Undergraduates:  4,062
    Graduate Students:  488

     

    Traditional Freshman Retention

    2012-2013:  90%
    2011-2012:  89%
    2010-2011:  92%
    2009-2010:  87%

    Freshman Profile

    Average ACT Score:  24.3
    Average SAT Score (2400:)  1624
    Average High School GPA:  3.65

     
     

    Students and Faculty

     

    Student Demographics

    • U.S. States Represented:  50
    • Countries Represented:  7
    • Out-of-State, (Traditional):  45%
    • Out-of-State, (Adult/Graduate):  38%
    • Living on Campus, (Traditional):  59%
    • Male-Female Ratio:  2:3
    • Denominations Represented:  59
    • Student Clubs and Organizations (Traditional):  27
     
     

    Faculty Information

    • Traditional Undergraduate Faculty: 157
      • Full-Time:  51
      • Affiliate:  106
    • Adult/Graduate Faculty:  503
      • Full-Time: 23
      • Affiliate:  480
    • Student-Faculty Ratio, Undergraduate:  8:1
    • Student-Faculty Ratio, Adult/Graduate:  9:1
     
     

    Degrees, Programs, and Alumni

     

    Degrees

    Total Degrees Awarded (2013):  733
    Degree Granting Programs (Traditional):  26
    Degree Granting Programs (Adult/Graduate):  31
    Non-Degree Programs (Adult/Graduate):   6

     

    Alumni

    Total Alumni Since 1914:  19,874
    Alumni Still Living:  16,444
    Alumni Living in Colorado:  11,693
    Alumni Living in the Front Range:  10,710

     

    Financial Aid

     

    Traditional Undergraduate Students

    • Federal Scholarships/Grants: $1,380,240
    • State Scholarships/Grants: $528,129
    • Institutional Scholarship/Grants: $14,067,950
    • Student Loans: $4,476,690
    • Parent Loans:$2,287,050
    • Students Qualified for Any Form of Aid: 92%
    • Students Qualified for Need-Based Aid: 74%
     
     

    Adult/Graduate Students

    • Federal Scholarships/Grants: $5,113,194
    • State Scholarships/Grants: $604,807
    • Institutional Scholarship/Grants: $1,059,627
    • Student Loans: $21,551,040
    • Parent Loans: $231,036
    • Students Qualified for Any Form of Aid: 99%
    • Students Qualified for Need-Based Aid: 89%
     
     

    Facts and Statistics are based on data reported in the University Media Communication Packet for 2014-15, and are updated on an annual basis.