Colby Community College

Colby Community College

Colby, KS
location
Public
type
Small
setting
65%
35%
student ratio
1,451
total students
Tuition Cost $1,920 | $3,648
in-state | out-of-state
Average Financial Aid Package $6,385
Rolling
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
Non-competitive
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
Not
Reported
sat math
Not
Reported
sat reading
Not
Reported
sat writing
19
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Agriculture
    • Agribusiness
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Agricultural Business and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Agronomy and Crop Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Farm and Ranch Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Business/marketing
    • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Business Administration and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication/Journalism
    • Broadcast Journalism
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Radio and Television
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer and Information Sciences
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Computer and Information Sciences Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Education
    • Agricultural Teacher Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering
    • Engineering Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Family and consumer sciences
    • Child Development
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Child-Care and Support Services Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Health professions and related sciences
    • Dental Hygiene
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Physical Therapy Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Veterinary/Animal Health Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
    • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Criminal Justice/Police Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Liberal arts/general studies
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
      Associate Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied1,016
    • Accepted1,016
    • Acceptance Rate100%
    • Enrolled1,451
    • Female Applicants639
    • Females Accepted639
    • Female Acceptance Rate100%
    • Male Applicants377
    • Males Accepted377
    • Male Acceptance Rate100%
  • Applying
    • Application Fee $0
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
    • Required for Some Interview
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman2.96
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen Yes
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Not Reported
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer Yes
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • SAT Critical Reading
    • SAT Math
    • SAT Writing
    • ACT Composite 19 15 22
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$1,920
    • Out-of-state tuition *$3,648
    • In-district tuitionNot Reported
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student fees$1,140
    • Room and board *$6,090
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNo
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredInstallments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionEmployees or children of employees, Senior Citizens

Financial Aid

    • Average Financial Aid Package:$6,385
    • Average Freshman Financial Aid Package:$6,127
    • Average Loan Aid:$2,439
    • Average Grant Aid:$1,633
    • Average Scholarship and/or Grant Aid Awarded:$4,685
    • Percentage of Students with Need who Receive Financial Aid:97%
    • Average Percentage of Financial Need Met: 73%
    • Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met: 15%

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students1,451
    • Male Student Percentage35%
    • Female Student Percentage65%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino6.66%
    • Black or African American7.29%
    • White or Caucasian78.64%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native.63%
    • Asian1.76%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander.5%
    • Two or more races%
    • Unknown or International Student%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International Breakout4.52% representing 5 other countries
    • Out-of-state Students30% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available Yes
    • Housing Requirements None
    • Housing options Coed housing , Female-only housing, Male-only housing
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing 30%
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper Yes
    • Drama / theater group Yes
    • Student-run radio station Yes
    • Student-run television station Yes
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups Yes
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic Yes
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations Not Reported
    • Most popular organizations KSNEA, Physical Therapist Assistants Club, Block and Bridle, SVTA, COPNS
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Not Reported
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Not Reported
    • Other Not Reported

Athletics

Member of the: National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
  • Men's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Baseball No Yes Yes
    • Basketball Yes Yes Yes
    • Cheerleading No Yes Yes
    • Cross-country running No Yes Yes
    • Equestrian sports No Yes No
    • Golf No Yes Yes
    • Softball Yes No No
    • Track No Yes Yes
    • Volleyball Yes No No
    • Wrestling No Yes Yes
  • Women's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Baseball No No No
    • Basketball Yes Yes Yes
    • Cheerleading No Yes Yes
    • Cross-country running No Yes Yes
    • Equestrian sports No Yes No
    • Golf No Yes Yes
    • Softball Yes Yes Yes
    • Track No Yes Yes
    • Volleyball Yes Yes Yes
    • Wrestling No No No

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty153
    • Full-time Percentage38%
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
    • Student:Faculty Ratio11:1 or 1,027 students to 95 faculty

Location & Contact

1255 South Range
Colby, KS 67701-4099
USA

Ms. Nikol Nolan

Admissions Director

Phone: 785-462-3984 ext. 5496
Fax: 785-460-4691
Email: admissions@colbycc.edu


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