Colorado Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Colorado?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Colorado was $12,379 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $521 from the 2015-2016 average of $11,858 and represents a 4.39% annual increase. The list of Colorado open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 37 open admissions colleges and universities in Colorado, the most popular being Colorado Technical University Colorado Springs with 18,214 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $11,603. Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is the most expensive open admissions school in Colorado with an in-state tuition of $17,160.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Colorado colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Colorado or cheap Colorado colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Colorado Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Aims Community College
Greeley, 2,157 Students
$2,538 - -
American Sentinel University
Aurora, 930 Students
$9,840 - -
Arapahoe Community College
Littleton, 1,887 Students
$3,574 - -
Boulder College of Massage Therapy
Boulder, 81 Students
$15,200 - -
College America Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, 143 Students
$16,972 - -
College America Denver
Denver, 123 Students
$16,972 - -
College America Fort Collins
Fort Collins, 113 Students
$16,972 - -
Colorado Mountain College
Glenwood Springs, 1,679 Students
$4,320 - -
Colorado Northwestern Community College
Rangely, 484 Students
$3,574 - -
Colorado School of Healing Arts
Lakewood, 71 Students
$10,080 - -
Colorado Technical University Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, 18,214 Students
$11,603 - -
Colorado Technical University Greenwood Village
Aurora, 450 Students
$11,293 - -
Colorado Technical University Online
Colorado Springs, 13,911 Students
$11,281 - -
Community College of Aurora
Aurora, 1,439 Students
$3,574 - -
Community College of Denver
Denver, 2,342 Students
$3,765 - -
Ecotech Institute
Aurora, 215 Students
$13,392 - -
Front Range Community College
Westminster, 4,999 Students
$3,574 - -
Institute of Business and Medical Careers
Fort Collins, 405 Students
$12,960 - -
Jones International University
Centennial, 2,707 Students
$12,720 - -
Lamar Community College
Lamar, 377 Students
$3,574 - -