Community College of Aurora Overview
Community College of Aurora is a public institution situated in Aurora, Colorado. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.
What Is Community College of Aurora Known For?
- Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest award a student can attain at CCA.
- In 2017-2018, 100% of the faculty were full-time.
Community College of Aurora Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at CCA.
Where Is Community College of Aurora?
Contact details for CCA are given below.
|Address:||16000 E Centretech Pky, Aurora, CO 80011-9036|
How Do I Get Into CCA?
You can apply to CCA online at: https://ccaurora.elluciancrmrecruit.com/Admissions/Pages/welcome.aspx
Can I Afford Community College of Aurora?
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At CCA, approximately 20% of students took out student loans averaging $5,028 a year. That adds up to $20,112 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at CCA is 12.6%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.
Community College of Aurora Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 1,563 full-time undergraduates at CCA, 48% are male and 52% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Community College of Aurora students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||215|
|Hispanic or Latino||448|
Over 28 countries are represented at CCA. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Vietnam, and South Korea.
Online Learning at Community College of Aurora
The following chart shows how the online learning population at CCA has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 20th most popular in Colorado for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of CCA
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Community College of Aurora was -5.8%. This is the #2,498 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at CCA regardless of major.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at CCA ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at CCA.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Other Science Technologies/Technicians||#7|
|Science Technologies / Technicians||#8|
|Computer Information Systems||#220|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||#324|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||#464|
|Computer & Information Sciences||#485|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Community College of Aurora Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
|Major||Basic Certificate||Associate’s||Undergraduate Certificate||TOTAL|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||0||444||0||444|
|Allied Health Professions||51||17||12||80|
|Film, Video & Photographic Arts||2||46||11||59|
|Business Administration & Management||41||9||0||50|
|Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants||43||0||0||43|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science||41||0||0||41|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||19||0||10||29|
|Vehicle Maintenance & Repair||0||22||0||22|
|Legal Support Services||0||3||14||17|
|Computer Systems Networking||7||7||0||14|
|Linguistics & Comparative Literature||12||0||2||14|
|Computer Information Systems||0||6||1||7|
|Computer Software & Applications||1||4||0||5|
|Other Science Technologies/Technicians||0||5||0||5|
|Building Management & Inspection||3||0||0||3|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||3||0||0||3|
|Health Sciences & Services||3||0||0||3|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||0||3||0||3|
|Drama & Theater Arts||0||0||0||0|
|Fine & Studio Arts||0||0||0||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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