Colorado Christian University
CCU at a Glance

CCU at a Glance

College of Undergraduate Studies Facts

CCU is looking for students who are committed to growing spiritually, who are well-prepared academically, and who expect to contribute to their community.

Here's a snapshot of the student body in our College of Undergraduate Studies, based on 2019-2020 statistics.

Freshman Class of 2020

  • Average High School Grade Point Average: 3.72
  • Average ACT Score: 24.3
  • Average SAT Score: 1168
  • 384 enrolled
  • 57% acceptance rate

Total Student Body

  • 1,417 students from 46 states and 8 foreign countries
  • 53% are from outside of Colorado
  • 63% female, 37% male
  • 68% live on campus
  • 19% are part of an ethnic minority
  • 48 Christian denominations represented

Freshman Retention (Fall to Spring)

  • 2019-2020 Retention: 92%
  • 2018-2019 Retention: 94%
  • 2017-2018 Retention: 92%
  • 2016-2017 Retention: 93%

Faculty and Students

  • 71 full-time faculty members
  • 97 affiliate faculty members
  • Student to faculty ratio 15:1
  • Average class size: 15 students

Financial Aid

  • Over $26 million dollars in financial aid distributed (traditional undergraduate)
  • $23,579,235 in Institutional Scholarships/grants awarded
  • $1,653,499 in federal scholarships/grants awarded
  • $1,143,898 in Colorado state scholarships/grants awarded
  • 99% of students qualified for some form of financial aid

Cougar Athletics

  • 221 student athletes participate in NCAA Division II Athletics
  • 15 sports teams
  • 13 NCAA All-American student athletes
  • 8 RMAC Sportsmanship Cups

*Please remember these numbers are averages. CCU seeks highly motivated and talented individuals; therefore, test scores and GPAs alone do not guarantee admission or denial. The University admits a wide variety of students who present academic profiles above and below these averages. Facts and Statistics are compiled from the University's census data records which are updated annually.