Colorado College is a small, highly selective, private liberal arts college located right at the foot of the Rocky Mountains.

Students operate on the Block Plan and only take one class at a time.

Basic details

  • Region: West
  • Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Campus setting: Urban
  • Type of institution: Private; Liberal Arts College

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Percentage of students admitted: 15%
  • Average ACT range: 28-32
  • Average SAT range: 1900-2200
  • Test optional? No
  • Common Application accepted? Yes
  • Areas of study offered include: Anthropology; Architecture; Area Studies; Biology; Arts; Art History; Business; Chemistry; Computer Science; Creative Writing; Dance; Drama/Theatre Arts; Economics; Education; Ethnic/Cultural Studies; English; Environmental Sciences; Film/Cinema Studies; Gender Studies; Genetics; Geography; Geology; History; Humanities; Information Sciences/Systems; International Relations; Journalism; Languages; Liberal Arts; Linguistics; Literature; Mathematics; Museum Studies; Music; Neuroscience; Philosophy; Physics; Physiology; Political Science; Psychology; Public Health; Public Policy; Public Relations/Affairs; Social Work; Sociology; Theology/Religion; Urban Planning; Urban Studies
  • Full list of majors available: https://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/

Finances

  • International students are eligible for: Need-based aid; Merit-based scholarships
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $68,616

Athletics

  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NCAA - Division III
  • Varsity sports: Men's Athletics / Track and Field; Women's Athletics / Track and Field; Men's Basketball; Women's Basketball; Men's Cross Country; Women's Cross Country; Men's Football / Soccer; Women's Football / Soccer; Men's Ice Hockey; Men's Lacrosse; Men's Swimming and Diving; Women's Swimming and Diving; Men's Tennis; Women's Tennis; Women's Volleyball

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