Overview

Student Population
9,492
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
Level of Study 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 7,163 prospective students applied, and 5,782 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,044 enrolled in the school.  7,108 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,384 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,787 plus fees of $840. Colorado Mesa is ranked 1285 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Colorado Mesa University overview
SAT 940/1050
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.0
Applications Accepted
80.7% 
Colorado Mesa University overview
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Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Colorado Resident Tuition
$7,787
In State Costs for Colorado Mesa University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,560
Other Fees$840
Room and Board $10,925
Budget for Other Expenses$3,030
Total One Year Cost$24,142
Out of State Tuition
$20,104
Out of State Costs for Colorado Mesa University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,560
Other Fees$840
Room and Board $10,925
Budget for Other Expenses$3,030
Total One Year Cost$36,459

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.