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Tightest Colorado Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Colorado colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. United States Air Force Academy has the lowest acceptance rate as of 11.08% for academic year 2019-2020 in Colorado. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Colorado.
Tightest Colorado Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1United States Air Force Academy
Public, 4 or more yearsUSAF Academy, CO
11.08%10,3541,1471,13298.69%
2Platt College-Aurora
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsAurora, CO
12.50%811100.00%
3Colorado College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
13.50%9,4561,27753541.90%
4Colorado School of Mines
Public, 4 or more yearsGolden, CO
53.08%11,7566,2401,28220.54%
5University of Denver
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
58.71%21,02812,3451,35110.94%
6Metropolitan State University of Denver
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
61.30%13,5838,3262,28627.46%
7University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
67.31%9,5656,4381,58524.62%
8Regis University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDenver, CO
70.96%6,9104,9034819.81%
9Colorado Mesa University
Public, 4 or more yearsGrand Junction, CO
78.20%8,8456,9172,06929.91%
10University of Colorado Boulder
Public, 4 or more yearsBoulder, CO
78.35%40,67731,8727,11322.32%