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2021 Best Value Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado

8 Colleges
1,972 Bachelor's Degrees
$34,651 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Computer & Information Sciences School for You

Best Value Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in ColoradoOut of the majors we analyze each year, computer and information sciences was ranked 7th in Colorado. In fact, 1,972 were awarded in the state in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 2.1% of all the computer and information sciences bachelor's degrees in the country.

For this year's Best Value Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado ranking, we looked at 8 colleges that offer a bachelor's in computer and information sciences. When talking about the 'best value', we do not simply mean those with the lowest price. For this ranking, we are identifying those computer and information sciences schools that provide their students with a hiqh quality education at a price that is lower than other colleges and universities of the same caliber.

When calculating average cost, we take tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other related expenses into account. We then subtract the average financial aid award. The is meant to give you an idea of how much money you'll need to pay out-of-pocket through loans, external scholarships, or other methods. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.

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Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best Value Computer & Information Sciences Schools ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

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2021 Best Value Computer & Information Sciences Schools in Colorado

Check out the computer and information sciences programs at these schools if you want to get the best value for your money.

Best Value Computer & Information Sciences Schools in Colorado

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Colorado State University - Fort Collins. Located in the medium-sized city of Fort Collins, Colorado State is a public college with a fairly large student population. In addition to being on our best value list, Colorado State has also earned the #3 rank in our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado ranking.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at Colorado State is 4.4 years, and it costs about $32,008 per year to attend the school. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the Colorado State is $141,155. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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Our rankings recognize University of Colorado Boulder as the #2 school in this year's rankings. CU - Boulder is a very large public school located in the city of Boulder. As a testament to the quality of education offered at CU - Boulder, the school also landed the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado ranking.

It takes about 4.4 years for the average student at CU - Boulder to complete their degree, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $39,951. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from CU - Boulder is about $175,385. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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University of Colorado at Colorado Springs comes in at #3 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Colorado Springs, UCCS is a public school with a fairly large student population. In addition to being on our best value list, UCCS has also earned the #5 rank in our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado ranking.

At UCCS, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.6 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $31,044. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from UCCS is about $141,871. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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#4

Regis University

Denver, CO

Regis University earned the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings. Regis U is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit school located in the city of Denver. Regis U also made our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado list, coming in at #2.

The average student at Regis U graduates in less than 4.3 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $38,074. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from Regis U is about $162,576. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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The #5 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Colorado School of Mines. Located in the large suburb of Golden, Mines is a public college with a moderately-sized student population. Mines did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #4 on our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado list.

It takes about 4.3 years for the average student at Mines to complete their degree, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $43,109. This means that the average student pays around $185,369 to get a bachelor’s degree from Mines. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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Our rankings recognize Colorado State University - Pueblo as the #6 school in this year's rankings. Located in the midsize city of Pueblo, Colorado State University - Pueblo is a public college with a moderately-sized student population. Colorado State University - Pueblo not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #9 on our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado list.

It takes the average student at Colorado State University - Pueblo about 4.6 years to graduate, and it costs about $27,240 per year to attend the school. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the Colorado State University - Pueblo is $124,214. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus earned the #7 spot in our 2021 rankings. CU Anschutz is a very large public school located in the city of Denver. CU Anschutz not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #6 on our Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences in Colorado list.

It takes the average student at CU Anschutz about 4.7 years to graduate, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $35,228. Putting this cost and the average time to graduate together, we find that the average amount you’ll pay to get a bachelor’s degree from CU Anschutz is $163,810. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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#8

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, CO

Our rankings recognize Colorado Mesa University as the #8 school in this year's rankings. Located in the city of Grand Junction, Colorado Mesa is a public school with a moderately-sized student population.

It takes the average student at Colorado Mesa about 4.7 years to graduate, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $30,554. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from Colorado Mesa is about $142,382. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.

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Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

Explore all the Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Idaho 464
Utah 3,453
Montana 153
Wyoming 41

Computer & Information Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Computer Information Systems 979
Computer Science 701
Information Technology 135
Information Science 65
Computer Software & Applications 60

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 3,076
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 2,873
Physical Sciences 655
Mathematics & Statistics 541
Natural Resources & Conservation 519

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 8 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Almonroth.

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