Colorado State University

country rank  62
world rank  85

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University Overview

Founded in 1870, Colorado State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Fort Collins (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Colorado. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Colorado State University (CSU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Colorado State University (CSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 149 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym CSU
Founded 1870
Colours Green and gold

University Location

Address 102 Administration Building
Fort Collins (population range: 50,000-249,999)
80523-0100 Colorado
United States
T +1 (970) 491 6909
F +1 (970) 491 7799

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Office of Admissions, 1062 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins 80523-1062
+1 (970) 491 6909

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Colorado State University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Higher Learning Commission


Year of first Accreditation

1925


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Association for Fire Ecology (AFE)
  • Society for Range Management (SRM)
  • Society of American Foresters (SAF)
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • American Veterinary Medical Association Council (AVMA)
  • American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnostics (AAVLD)
  • American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • Council for Interior Design (CIDA)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)
  • Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE)
  • Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Colorado State University System
  • Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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