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Grand Junction, Colorado

Colorado Mesa University

Overview

Student Population
9,591
Colorado Mesa University overview
Location Grand Junction, Colorado
Online mesastate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Colorado Mesa University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Grand Junction, Colorado, Colorado Mesa University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,982 prospective students applied, and 5,702 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,882 enrolled in the school.  7,184 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,407 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,560 plus fees of $814. Colorado Mesa is ranked 1111 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Moderate 
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SAT 1040/1260
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.0
Applications Accepted
81.7% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Colorado Resident Tuition
$7,560
In State Costs for Colorado Mesa University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,560
Other Fees$814
Room and Board $10,735
Budget for Other Expenses$3,030
Total One Year Cost$23,699
Out of State Tuition
$19,516
Out of State Costs for Colorado Mesa University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,560
Other Fees$814
Room and Board $10,735
Budget for Other Expenses$3,030
Total One Year Cost$35,655

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
25% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Colorado Mesa University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 26%
Business 17%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 9%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 7%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=127556 IPEDS survey data for Colorado Mesa University.