Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs

Private, Four-years School Located in Colorado Springs, CO

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How much is the CTU tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, CTU's tuition & fees is $12,760.
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 $22,340 when a student lives off-campus.

CTU Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$12,760
Off-campus Room & Board$7,960
Off-campus Expenses$1,620
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$12,942

How Much Does it Cost to Go to CTU for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $51,686 at CTU. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is -$nan. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to -$nan.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$12,824-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2024-25)$12,889-$nan-$nan
Junior (2025-26)$12,954-$nan-$nan
Senior (2026-27)$13,019-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$51,686-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$12,889-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2025-26)$12,954-$nan-$nan
Junior (2026-27)$13,019-$nan-$nan
Senior (2027-28)$13,085-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$51,947-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$12,954-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2026-27)$13,019-$nan-$nan
Junior (2027-28)$13,085-$nan-$nan
Senior (2028-29)$13,151-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$52,209-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$13,019-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2027-28)$13,085-$nan-$nan
Junior (2028-29)$13,151-$nan-$nan
Senior (2029-30)$13,217-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$52,472-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$13,085-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2028-29)$13,151-$nan-$nan
Junior (2029-30)$13,217-$nan-$nan
Senior (2030-31)$13,284-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$52,737-$nan-$nan

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, CTU' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Colorado, its tuition is lower than the average tuition of $18,146.
In-StateOut-of-State
Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs$12,760
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Colorado Four-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 CTU and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
Colorado Technical University-Colorado SpringsColorado Springs, CO$12,760$14,764
Wentworth Institute of TechnologyBoston, MA$41,010$42,095
King's CollegeWilkes-Barre, PA$42,600$55,572
La Salle UniversityPhiladelphia, PA$35,570$27,770
Salve Regina UniversityNewport, RI$47,930$12,795
Colorado Christian UniversityLakewood, CO$39,266$16,733
Point Loma Nazarene UniversitySan Diego, CA$43,550$11,880
Freed-Hardeman UniversityHenderson, TN$25,000$11,700
Concordia University-IrvineIrvine, CA$41,390$8,730
Montana State University BillingsBillings, MT$21,347$23,781
West Virginia Wesleyan CollegeBuckhannon, WV$33,494$10,476

Financial Aid and COA

At Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs, 18,207 students (86%) 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 $5,311.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at CTU is $17,029 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 894 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 $6,589 and the average amount of student loans is $6,320.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (off-campus)$22,340
Tuition & Fees$12,760
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$9,580
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$17,029
Average Financial Aid$5,311
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship18,20786%$5,311
Pell Grants14,98971%$4,917
Federal Student Loan15,88175%$7,939
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid89495%-
Grants or Scholarships86892%$6,589
Federal Grants80185%$6,251
Pell Grants80185%$6,063
Other Federal Grants849%$1,795
State/Local Grants1-$1,875
Institutional Grants21523%$3,304
Student Loan Aid78183%$6,320
Federal Student Loans78183%$6,320
Other Student Loans0--

Student Population

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs has a total of 24,808 students including 22,393 undergraduate and 2,415 graduate students. By gender, there are 8,208 male students and 15,808 female students attending CTU. The school offers online degree programs and 24,674 students enrolled online exclusively (99.46% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total24,016 8,20815,808
Undergraduate21,161 7,07214,089
Graduate2,855 1,1361,719

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address4435 N Chestnut Street, Colorado Springs, CO
Phone719-598-0200
WEBwww.coloradotech.edu/Colorado-Springs
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered42 Programs
Online Program Offered40 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered19 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population24,808
Graduation Rate19%
Retention Rate46% (Full-time), 27% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate31 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties61 (Full-time), 1,247 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs775 (Full-time), 1,248 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$65,903
Average Staff Salary$63,412