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Colorado Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For the academic year 2021-2022, 751,214 students have applied and among them 517,878 were admitted to Colorado Colleges. 115,321 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. The following table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Colorado Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2021-2022)
Colorado Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total751,214 517,878115,321
Public Schools590,746 435,523103,491
4 Years (Or High)590,746 435,523103,491
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools160,468 82,35511,830
4 Years (Or High)157,447 80,87910,920
2-4 Years3,003 1,458895
Less Than 2 Years18 1815
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Colorado Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Colorado Colleges is 68.94% in academic year 2021-2022. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 73.72% and the average rate of private schools was 51.32%. The following table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Colorado Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2021-2022)
Colorado Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average68.94%
Public Schools73.72%
4 Years (Or High)73.72%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools51.32%
4 Years (Or High)51.37%
2-4 Years48.55%
Less Than 2 Years100.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Colorado Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Colorado Colleges was 68.94% in academic year 2021-2022. Public schools' average admission yield was 73.72% and the average rate of private schools was 51.32%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. The following table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Colorado Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2021-2022)
Colorado Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average22.27%
Public Schools23.76%
4 Years (Or High)23.76%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools14.36%
4 Years (Or High)13.50%
2-4 Years61.39%
Less Than 2 Years83.33%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Colorado Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Colorado Colleges is 651 for the academic year 2021-2022. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2021-2022. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2021-2022)
Colorado Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%296295
75%357353
Public Schools25%436436
75%529524
Private Schools25%156154
75%186183
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Colorado Colleges

ACT Scores

The average ACT score of Colorado Colleges is 28 for the academic year 2021-2022. The following table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2021-2022. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2021-2022)
Colorado Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%12 1211
75%16 1615
Public Schools25%181617
75%232322
Private Schools25%776
75%898
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Colorado Colleges