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Colorado State University - Pueblo Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Colorado State University - Pueblo. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Colorado State University - Pueblo Ranked?

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2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Colorado State University - Pueblo was awarded 13 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general business/commerce.

Overall Quality

Colorado State University - Pueblo is ranked #1,317 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Colorado State University - Pueblo held the #1,325 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Colorado State University - Pueblo is also ranked #16 out of 23 schools in Colorado.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Colorado State University - Pueblo?

Acceptance Rate

Colorado State University - Pueblo has an acceptance rate of 95%, so it is easier to gain admission to this school than some others. Still, the admissions staff will examine your application closely to make sure you're a good fit for Colorado State University - Pueblo.

Average Test Scores

About 11% of students accepted to Colorado State University - Pueblo submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 460 and 560. Math scores were between 470 and 570.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Colorado State University - Pueblo  ( 460 to 560 )
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SAT Math Scores for Colorado State University - Pueblo  ( 470 to 570 )
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Colorado State University - Pueblo received ACT scores from 89% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 18 and 23.

ACT Composite Scores for Colorado State University - Pueblo  ( 18 to 23 )
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Colorado State University - Pueblo Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Colorado State University - Pueblo is about average at 14 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Colorado State University - Pueblo is 52%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  52 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Colorado State University - Pueblo

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Colorado State University - Pueblo is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Colorado State University - Pueblo is 18%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  18 out of 100
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Excellent Overall Diversity at Colorado State University - Pueblo

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,621 undergraduates at Colorado State University - Pueblo with 3,292 being full-time and 1,329 being part-time.

Colorado State University - Pueblo Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

With an overall score of 90.64 out of 100, Colorado State University - Pueblo is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  90.64 out of 100
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How Much Does Colorado State University - Pueblo Cost?

The overall average net price of Colorado State University - Pueblo is $12,556. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Colorado State University - Pueblo

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$10,276 $10,381 $13,206 $16,378 $17,336

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Colorado State University - Pueblo, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Colorado State University - Pueblo, approximately 94% of students took out student loans averaging $4,477 a year. That adds up to $17,908 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Colorado State University - Pueblo is 7.7%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Colorado State University - Pueblo Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Colorado State University - Pueblo with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $37,500 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 6% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Colorado State University - Pueblo

Colorado State University - Pueblo is a public institution located in Pueblo, Colorado. The city atmosphere of Pueblo makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Location of Colorado State University - Pueblo

Contact details for Colorado State University - Pueblo are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2200 Bonforte Blvd, Pueblo, CO 81001-4901
Phone: 719-549-2100
Website: https://www.csupueblo.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ColoradoStateUniversityPueblo
Twitter: https://twitter.com/csupueblo

Colorado State University - Pueblo Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 36 majors graduated from Colorado State University - Pueblo. Of these students, 749 received undergraduate degrees and 113 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 92 $58,900
General Business/Commerce 65 $34,500
Sociology 59 $32,700
Social Work 57 $32,400
General Psychology 55 $27,700
Health & Physical Education 45 $32,900
General Biology 41 $30,700
Communication & Media Studies 36 $26,700
Business/Managerial Economics 30 NA
Liberal Arts General Studies 29 $33,600

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Online Learning at Colorado State University - Pueblo

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 807 students took at least one online class at Colorado State University - Pueblo. This is an increase from the 312 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 807 145
2016-2017 312 55
2015-2016 144 43
2014-2015 79 3
2013-2014 116 3

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