Tightest Colorado Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate
The 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. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following 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.
|Name||Acceptance Rate||# of Applicants||# of Admitted||# of Enrolled||Yield|
|1||United States Air Force Academy||11.08%||10,354||1,147||1,132||98.69%|
|2||Colorado School of Mines||53.08%||11,756||6,240||1,282||20.54%|
|3||University of Denver||58.71%||21,028||12,345||1,351||10.94%|
|4||Metropolitan State University of Denver||61.30%||13,583||8,326||2,286||27.46%|
|5||University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus||67.31%||9,565||6,438||1,585||24.62%|
|6||University of Colorado Boulder||78.35%||40,677||31,872||7,113||22.32%|
|7||Colorado Mesa University||78.20%||8,845||6,917||2,069||29.91%|
|8||Colorado State University-Fort Collins||81.35%||28,319||23,038||5,218||22.65%|
|9||University of Colorado Colorado Springs||87.19%||6,728||5,866||1,772||30.21%|
|10||University of Northern Colorado||90.84%||9,275||8,425||1,812||21.51%|