Community College of Aurora

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

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How much is the Community College of Aurora tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Community College of Aurora's tuition & fees is $4,030 for Colorado residents and $15,680 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 $24,273 for Colorado residents and $35,923 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Community College of Aurora Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Colorado Residents Tuition & Fees$4,030
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$15,680
Books & Supplies Costs$1,460
Off-campus Room & Board$12,411
Off-campus Expenses$6,372
2023-2024 Estimates
Colorado Residents Tuition & Fees$4,115
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$15,997

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Community College of Aurora' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Colorado, its tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $17,007.
Community College of Aurora$4,030$15,680
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 Community College of Aurora 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.
Community College of AuroraAurora, CO$4,030$15,680
Aims Community CollegeGreeley, CO$3,170$11,306

Financial Aid and COA

At Community College of Aurora, 1,954 students (25%) 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 $7,702.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Community College of Aurora is $28,221 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 166 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 $7,600 and the average amount of student loans is $4,682.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$24,273$35,923
Tuition & Fees$4,030$15,680
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$20,243$20,243
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,571$28,221
Average Financial Aid$7,702$7,702
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,95425%$7,702
Pell Grants1,46819%$5,593
Federal Student Loan5157%$6,057
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid16664%-
Grants or Scholarships16463%$7,600
Federal Grants12046%$5,634
Pell Grants12046%$5,476
Other Federal Grants125%$1,583
State/Local Grants12046%$3,767
Institutional Grants5822%$2,041
Student Loan Aid4317%$4,682
Federal Student Loans4216%$4,698
Other Student Loans1-$4,014
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level137137$8,068
110,001 or more88$1,812

Student Population

Community College of Aurora has a total of 8,343 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 3,307 male students and 4,532 female students attending Community College of Aurora. The school offers online degree programs and 1,103 students enrolled online exclusively (13.22% of all students).
Undergraduate7,839 3,3074,532

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address16000 E CentreTech Pky, Aurora, CO
Degree & Programs
Program Offered47 Programs
Online Program Offered3 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population8,343
Graduation Rate25%
Transfer-out Rate18%
Retention Rate61% (Full-time), 41% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate13 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties58 (Full-time), 187 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs249 (Full-time), 197 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$64,854
Average Staff Salary$55,558