Front Range Community College Overview
Located in Westminster, Colorado, Front Range Community College is a public institution. The suburban atmosphere of Westminster makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.
What Is Front Range Community College Known For?
- The bachelor's degree is the highest award offered at FRCC.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 99% of the faculty were full-time.
Front Range Community College 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.
FRCC has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at FRCC.
Where Is Front Range Community College?
Contact details for FRCC are given below.
|Address:||3645 W 112Th Ave, Westminster, CO 80031|
How Do I Get Into FRCC?
You can apply to FRCC online at: https://www.frontrange.edu/Prospective-Students/Apply-Now.aspx
Can I Afford Front Range Community College?
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 FRCC, approximately 30% of students took out student loans averaging $5,148 a year. That adds up to $20,592 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at FRCC is 12.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.
Front Range Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 4,937 full-time undergraduates at FRCC, 47% are male and 53% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Front Range Community College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||91|
|Hispanic or Latino||1,117|
Over 36 countries are represented at FRCC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Kuwait, and Vietnam.
Online Learning at Front Range Community College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at FRCC has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 7th 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 FRCC
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Front Range Community College was -0.2%. This is the #2,220 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at FRCC regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of FRCC majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Architectural Engineering Technology||26%|
|Business Administration & Management||32%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||27%|
|Computer Information Systems||26%|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||78%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at FRCC 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 FRCC.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Alternative Medicine & Systems||#5|
|Computer Information Systems||#176|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||#269|
|Computer & Information Sciences||#400|
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%.
Front Range Community College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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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