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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Colorado

Colorado College has the highest graduation rate of 83% for academic year 2019-2020 in Colorado. University of Denver is ranked second with 77% and Colorado State University-Fort Collins follows them with 70%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Colorado.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Colorado
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Colorado College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
83%-95%
2University of Denver
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
77%-88%
3Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Public, 4 or more yearsFort Collins, CO
70%10%83%
4University of Colorado Boulder
Public, 4 or more yearsBoulder, CO
69%19%88%
5Regis University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
64%-79%
6Colorado Christian University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLakewood, CO
55%-78%
7University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
52%28%72%
8University of Northern Colorado
Public, 4 or more yearsGreeley, CO
52%34%72%
9Western Colorado University
Public, 4 or more yearsGunnison, CO
51%19%70%
10University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Public, 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
45%35%69%
11Fort Lewis College
Public, 4 or more yearsDurango, CO
41%33%62%
12Colorado State University-Pueblo
Public, 4 or more yearsPueblo, CO
36%43%68%
13Colorado Mesa University
Public, 4 or more yearsGrand Junction, CO
34%31%74%
14Adams State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAlamosa, CO
30%19%54%
15Metropolitan State University of Denver
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
28%32%65%
16Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
26%-39%