Colorado Public Colleges

List of Public Colleges and Universities in Colorado

There are 28 public colleges and universities in Colorado enrolling 155,391 full time students. Explore the list below to find the public college match for you. Public college tend to be larger in size and more affordable than private schools when attended by students with Colorado state residency. Colorado is home to popular nationally ranked public schools like University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado State University Fort Collins and United States Air Force Academy.


28 results found

University of Colorado Boulder
C
Boulder, CO

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 36,681enrollment
  • $20,323net price
  • $12,532tuition
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Colorado State University Fort Collins
C
Fort Collins, CO

Public 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 33,478enrollment
  • $17,191net price
  • $11,707tuition
  • 1070-1280SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
United States Air Force Academy
A
USAFA, Colorado

Public 4 Year

11% acceptance rate

  • 4,336enrollment
  • -net price
  • $0tuition
  • 1230-1410SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA
University of Northern Colorado
N
Greeley, CO

Public 4 Year

91% acceptance rate

  • 13,437enrollment
  • $15,003net price
  • $9,918tuition
  • 990-1190SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
Colorado School of Mines
C
Golden, CO

Public 4 Year

49% acceptance rate

  • 6,325enrollment
  • $25,472net price
  • $18,964tuition
  • 1290-1450SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
C
Colorado Springs, CO

Public 4 Year

91% acceptance rate

  • 13,123enrollment
  • $15,427net price
  • $8,523tuition
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA
University of Colorado Denver
C
Denver, CO

Public 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 25,645enrollment
  • $14,586net price
  • $9,283tuition
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA
Adams State College
A
Alamosa, CO

Public 4 Year

99% acceptance rate

  • 3,110enrollment
  • $12,989net price
  • $9,440tuition
  • 870-1080SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA
Metropolitan State College of Denver
M
Denver, CO

Public 4 Year

59% acceptance rate

  • 20,192enrollment
  • $12,175net price
  • $7,666tuition
  • 900-1110SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA
Colorado Mesa University
C
Grand Junction, CO

Public 4 Year

81% acceptance rate

  • 9,492enrollment
  • $14,309net price
  • $8,627tuition
  • 940-1050SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA
Colorado State University Pueblo
C
Pueblo, CO

Public 4 Year

95% acceptance rate

  • 6,736enrollment
  • $14,988net price
  • $10,408tuition
  • 920-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.2*Avg GPA
Pikes Peak Community College
P
Colorado Springs, CO

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 13,204enrollment
  • $8,438net price
  • $3,840tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Western State Colorado University
W
Gunnison, CO

Public 4 Year

89% acceptance rate

  • 3,034enrollment
  • $16,790net price
  • $10,114tuition
  • 1000-1170SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Fort Lewis College
F
Durango, CO

Public 4 Year

91% acceptance rate

  • 3,319enrollment
  • $18,208net price
  • $9,040tuition
  • 1010-1200SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA
Front Range Community College
F
Westminster, CO
 

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 18,880enrollment
  • $7,582net price
  • $3,986tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Colorado Mountain College
C
Glenwood Springs, CO

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 5,688enrollment
  • $7,229net price
  • $2,220tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Aims Community College
A
Greeley, CO

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 6,250enrollment
  • $7,330net price
  • $1,835tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Red Rocks Community College
R
Lakewood, CO
 

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 7,384enrollment
  • $6,426net price
  • $4,158tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA