#631 Overall Influence #68 Desirability Rank

Colorado College

Private liberal arts college in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

From Wikipedia

Colorado College is a private liberal arts college in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It was founded in 1874 by Reverend Thomas Nelson Haskell in his daughter's memory. The college enrolls approximately 2,000 undergraduates at its campus. The college offers 42 majors and 33 minors. Notable alumni include James Heckman, Dutch Clark, Ken Salazar, Liz Cheney, Thomas Hornsby Ferril, Marc Webb, and Steve Sabol.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

10,257

Acceptance

14%

Graduation Rate

88%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$60,390

Fees (in-state)

$474

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$11,568
30K - 48K$8,812
48K - 75K$15,884
75K - 110K$24,330
110K+$45,979

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,900

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

14. E Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs CO 80903

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

36 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is Colorado College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#242 World Rank
Computer Science
#610 World Rank
Biology
#620 World Rank
Education
#506 World Rank
Mathematics
#492 World Rank
Political Science
#470 World Rank
Philosophy
#412 World Rank
History
#350 World Rank
Economics
#768 World Rank
Literature
#301 World Rank
Sociology
#415 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#793 World Rank
Psychology
#1157 World Rank
Physics
#1208 World Rank
Religious Studies
#420 World Rank
Anthropology
#1534 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#486 World Rank
Communications
#702 World Rank
Law
#704 World Rank
Business
#851 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1041 World Rank
Medical
#1386 World Rank
Engineering
#1552 World Rank
Social Work
#1857 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Colorado College's Most influential alumni?

Colorado College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Sociology, and Economics

Arden Myrin

Arden Myrin

American actress and comedian

Jack Hillen

Jack Hillen

American ice hockey player

Huston Diehl

American academic

Richard H. Stallings

American politician

Marc Webb

Marc Webb

American music video and film director

Jaden Schwartz

Jaden Schwartz

Canadian ice hockey player

Colin Stuart

Colin Stuart

American ice hockey player

Toby Petersen

Toby Petersen

American ice hockey player

Doug Lidster

Canadian ice hockey defenceman

John A. Day

American meteorologist

Carol Rymer Davis

American balloonist

Katie Kerwin McCrimmon

American journalist