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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Colorado

Colorado College has the highest graduation rate of 86% for academic year 2021-2022 in Colorado. University of Denver is ranked second with 76% and University of Colorado Boulder follows them with 74%. 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), four-yearsColorado Springs, CO
86%12%86%
2University of Denver
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsDenver, CO
76%-84%
3University of Colorado Boulder
Public, four-yearsBoulder, CO
74%16%85%
4Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Public, four-yearsFort Collins, CO
69%10%85%
5Regis University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsDenver, CO
62%-73%
6Colorado Christian University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLakewood, CO
58%-82%
7University of Northern Colorado
Public, four-yearsGreeley, CO
52%33%70%
8University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Public, four-yearsDenver, CO
48%28%73%
9Western Colorado University
Public, four-yearsGunnison, CO
48%17%67%
10University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Public, four-yearsColorado Springs, CO
44%36%71%
11Fort Lewis College
Public, four-yearsDurango, CO
44%35%68%
12Colorado State University Pueblo
Public, four-yearsPueblo, CO
39%22%68%
13Colorado Mesa University
Public, four-yearsGrand Junction, CO
38%11%75%
14Metropolitan State University of Denver
Public, four-yearsDenver, CO
30%37%61%
15Adams State University
Public, four-yearsAlamosa, CO
29%4%59%
16Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
Private (for-profit), four-yearsColorado Springs, CO
23%-48%