Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, Colorado

Colorado Mesa University Overview

Student population

Address1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
School Websitewww.coloradomesa.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Colorado Mesa University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Grand Junction, Colorado that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 7,159 students applied to Colorado Mesa University. Of those students, 5,780 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Colorado Mesa University was $7,787, in addition to fees of $840. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Colorado Mesa University.

Colorado Mesa University has a 39% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Colorado Mesa University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Colorado Mesa University acceptance rate is 81%. To put this into perspective, 5,780 of the 7,159 students who applied to Colorado Mesa University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Colorado Mesa University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Colorado Mesa University had an SAT score between the range of 940 and 1,050. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Colorado Mesa University was between 18 and 24 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Colorado Mesa University as part of their application.

Colorado Mesa University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Colorado Mesa University, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,787. Combined with fees of $840, room and board costs of $10,925, other expenses of $3,030 and the $1,560 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $20,944 in tuition.

Students at Colorado Mesa University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Colorado Mesa University was $4,724 last year, with 40% of students being awarded federal aid.

Colorado Mesa University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Colorado Mesa University.

Colorado Mesa University has a good gender split, with 54% of undergraduates being female and 46% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Colorado residents; in fact, 84% of all students reside in Colorado. However, 15% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Colorado Mesa University is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Colorado Mesa University Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGINEERING/ENGINEERING-RELATED TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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