Community College of Denver

Public, Four-years School Located in Denver, CO

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How much is the CCD tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, CCD's tuition & fees is $4,902 for Colorado residents and $17,136 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 $24,792 for Colorado residents and $37,026 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

CCD Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Colorado Residents Tuition & Fees$4,902
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$17,136
Books & Supplies Costs$1,800
Off-campus Room & Board$11,799
Off-campus Expenses$6,291
2023-2024 Estimates
Colorado Residents Tuition & Fees$5,064
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,163

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $78,597 at CCD. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is -$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)$18,087-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2024-25)$19,091-$nan-$nan
Junior (2025-26)$20,150-$nan-$nan
Senior (2026-27)$21,269-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$78,597-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$19,091-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2025-26)$20,150-$nan-$nan
Junior (2026-27)$21,269-$nan-$nan
Senior (2027-28)$22,449-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$82,959-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$20,150-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2026-27)$21,269-$nan-$nan
Junior (2027-28)$22,449-$nan-$nan
Senior (2028-29)$23,695-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$87,563-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$21,269-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2027-28)$22,449-$nan-$nan
Junior (2028-29)$23,695-$nan-$nan
Senior (2029-30)$25,010-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$92,422-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$22,449-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2028-29)$23,695-$nan-$nan
Junior (2029-30)$25,010-$nan-$nan
Senior (2030-31)$26,398-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$97,551-$nan-$nan

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, CCD' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $12,965. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Colorado, its tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $17,007.
In-StateOut-of-State
Community College of Denver$4,902$17,136
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,675
Public Schools$7,198$12,965
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 CCD and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
Community College of DenverDenver, CO$4,902$17,136
Pikes Peak State CollegeColorado Springs, CO$4,302$16,534
Pueblo Community CollegePueblo, CO$4,883$17,116
Red Rocks Community CollegeLakewood, CO$4,707$16,947

Financial Aid and COA

At Community College of Denver, 3,797 students (54%) 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 $7,686.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at CCD is $29,340 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 353 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 $8,510 and the average amount of student loans is $4,906.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$24,792$37,026
Tuition & Fees$4,902$17,136
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$19,890$19,890
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$17,106$29,340
Average Financial Aid$7,686$7,686
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship3,79754%$7,686
Pell Grants2,23331%$5,483
Federal Student Loan1,32619%$4,866
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid35380%-
Grants or Scholarships33777%$8,510
Federal Grants32173%$6,247
Pell Grants25057%$5,615
Other Federal Grants7116%$8,470
State/Local Grants26360%$2,948
Institutional Grants7216%$1,213
Student Loan Aid10223%$4,906
Federal Student Loans10223%$4,660
Other Student Loans41%$6,275
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level275253$7,886
0-30,000122122$9,376
30,001-48,0007070$8,321
48,001-75,0005049$7,672
75,001-110,0001510$3,481
110,001 or more182$356

Student Population

Community College of Denver has a total of 7,292 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 2,616 male students and 4,475 female students attending CCD. The school offers online degree programs and 1,905 students enrolled online exclusively (26.12% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Undergraduate7,091 2,6164,475

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1111 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO
Phone303-556-2600
WEBwww.ccd.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate
Program Offered74 Programs
Online Program Offered6 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population7,292
Graduation Rate18%
Transfer-out Rate19%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate20 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties110 (Full-time), 261 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs304 (Full-time), 266 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$61,346
Average Staff Salary$61,130