Colorado Northwestern Community College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Rangely, CO

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How much is the CNCC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, CNCC's tuition & fees is $4,454 for Colorado residents and $7,084 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $20,606 for Colorado residents and $23,236 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

CNCC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Colorado Residents Tuition & Fees$4,454
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$7,084
Books & Supplies Costs$1,460
On-campus Room & Board$8,356
On-campus Expenses$6,336
Off-campus Room & Board$12,411
Off-campus Expenses$6,336
2023-2024 Estimates
Colorado Residents Tuition & Fees$4,792
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$7,608

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, CNCC' tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Colorado, its tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $17,007.
Colorado Northwestern Community College$4,454$7,084
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Colorado 2-4 Years Colleges$17,826
Public Schools$7,400$17,007
Private Schools$18,146

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between CNCC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Colorado Northwestern Community CollegeRangely, CO$4,454$7,084
Lamar Community CollegeLamar, CO$4,422$7,052
Northeastern Junior CollegeSterling, CO$5,582$8,045
Trinidad State CollegeTrinidad, CO$4,468$7,100

Financial Aid and COA

At Colorado Northwestern Community College, 630 students (55%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $6,443.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at CNCC is $16,793 for students living on-campus and $20,848 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 121 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $8,151 and the average amount of student loans is $5,907.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$20,606$23,236
COA (off-campus)$24,661$27,291
Tuition & Fees$4,454$7,084
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$16,152$16,152
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$20,207$20,207
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$14,163$16,793
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$18,218$20,848
Average Financial Aid$6,443$6,443
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship63055%$6,443
Pell Grants23420%$5,432
Federal Student Loan19117%$6,131
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid121100%-
Grants or Scholarships12099%$8,151
Federal Grants12099%$2,313
Pell Grants2924%$5,721
Other Federal Grants12099%$930
State/Local Grants3025%$2,900
Institutional Grants8974%$6,895
Student Loan Aid4336%$5,907
Federal Student Loans4336%$4,651
Other Student Loans22%$27,000
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level4441$9,115
110,001 or more1310$4,179

Student Population

Colorado Northwestern Community College has a total of 1,179 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 481 male students and 669 female students attending CNCC. The school offers online degree programs and 173 students enrolled online exclusively (14.67% of all students).
Undergraduate1,150 481669

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address500 Kennedy Drive, Rangely, CO
Degree & Programs
Program Offered25 Programs
Online Program Offered3 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population1,179
Graduation Rate31%
Transfer-out Rate21%
Retention Rate37% (Full-time), 32% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate15 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties36 (Full-time), 28 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs104 (Full-time), 29 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$48,449
Average Staff Salary$55,024