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CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

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Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Overview
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Tuition & Fees

$16,968

Average Salary in 10 Years

$29,100
Note: 10 years after enrolling at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It is a small private not-for-profit school part of the Center for Excellence in Higher Education system and offers undergrad programs. It has 206 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, and Visual and Performing Arts. 33% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $21,200.

About
🗺 3645 Citadel Drive South
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
Mission We are dedicated to helping our students graduate and get a much better job sooner. We focus on educating people for careers. Our goal is for our students to achieve success in career-oriented programs that will culminate in satisfactory career placement in entry-level positions in their field of work or advancement in their current employment. To fulfill this goal, the college: 1.Provides training that enables students to achieve skills and competency in their chosen vocation or profession. 2.Assists students in becoming competent members of their communities so that each can appreciate and successfully cope with the human relations problems encountered in the workplace. 3.Provides degree programs that bring students a fuller realization of the world in which they live and work, so that they are capable of achieving a satisfactory and rewarding career and lifestyle.
🌐 www.collegeamerica.edu/
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

33%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

29%

Women Graduation Rate

36%

Undergrad Graduation Rate

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Cost
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Can you afford to attend CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$28,086
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$16,968
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$18,021
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$18,021
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$27,217
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$289
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

100%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

59%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education
CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $18,021
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $18,021
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs?

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs students, on average, make $29,100 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 8% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

8.2%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs.

Median Earnings of Students from CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs.

Male Students: Average Earnings from CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs.

Female Students: Average Earnings from CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.7x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs. Salary is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.6x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs. Salary is for the number of years after you start at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

14
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs?

No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

206

Total Students

206
undergrads and grad students

Students over 25

78%
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

53%
of undergraduates

Men

47%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Slightly More Women

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs has slightly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 89 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 113 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs study?

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  4. Visual and Performing Arts
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

100%

Students Who Transfer Out of CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs

3%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs has a retention rate of 100% for full-time undergrads, which is very high.

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Undergraduate Transfers

1
0% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Very Low

CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs has around 1 students who transfer into the school each year. This is very low at approximately 0% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see CollegeAmerica - Colorado Springs as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Colorado Springs, Colorado
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

524
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

103
in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in Colorado
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Democratic

Politically, Colorado tends to be Somewhat Democratic. In the 2016 Presidential election, 48% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 43% voted for the Republican party, and 5% voted for neither.