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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Colorado

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs has the lowest graduation rate of 23% for academic year 2019-2020 in Colorado. Adams State University is ranked second with 32% and Metropolitan State University of Denver follows them with 32%. 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 low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in Colorado.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Colorado
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
23%-39%
2Adams State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAlamosa, CO
32%4%54%
3Metropolitan State University of Denver
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
32%33%65%
4Colorado Mesa University
Public, 4 or more yearsGrand Junction, CO
37%10%74%
5Colorado State University-Pueblo
Public, 4 or more yearsPueblo, CO
37%22%68%
6Fort Lewis College
Public, 4 or more yearsDurango, CO
42%34%62%
7University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
44%31%72%
8University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Public, 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
45%34%69%
9Western Colorado University
Public, 4 or more yearsGunnison, CO
50%17%70%
10University of Northern Colorado
Public, 4 or more yearsGreeley, CO
52%33%72%
11Colorado Christian University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLakewood, CO
61%-78%
12Regis University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
67%-79%
13Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Public, 4 or more yearsFort Collins, CO
70%11%83%
14University of Colorado Boulder
Public, 4 or more yearsBoulder, CO
72%16%88%
15University of Denver
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
75%-88%
16Colorado College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
88%-95%