Colleges in Adams County, Colorado

There are 6 Colleges in Adams County, Colorado, serving a population of 487,850 people in an area of 1,167 square miles. There is 1 College per 81,308 people, and 1 College per 194 square miles.

In Colorado, Adams County is ranked 22nd of 64 counties in Colleges per capita, and 7th of 64 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Adams County Colleges

Find Adams County, Colorado colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

DeVry University Westminster, Colorado 1870 West 122nd Avenue Westminster, CO

Everest College Thornton 9065 Grant Street Thornton, CO

Front Range Community College 3645 West 112th Avenue Westminster, CO

ITT Technical Institute-Westminster 8620 Wolff Court Westminster, CO

Kaplan College-Denver 500 East 84th Avenue Thornton, CO

Keller Graduate School of Management- Westminster Center 1870 West 122nd Avenue Westminster, CO

About Adams County Colleges

Adams County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Adams County, CO. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Adams County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Adams County College Statistics

Find Adams County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Adams County College Enrollment
 Adams CountyColorado
College/Grad School Enrollment24,125 (18.6%)387,659 (27.9%)
Adams County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Adams CountyColorado
Some College, No Degree69,788 (22.5%)798,224 (21.8%)
Associate's Degree27,266 (8.8%)307,078 (8.4%)
Bachelor's Degree48,993 (15.8%)909,794 (24.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree22,620 (7.3%)536,679 (14.6%)
Adams County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Adams CountyColorado
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher71,6131,446,473
Arts, Humanities & Others16,521 (23.1%)339,436 (23.5%)
Business15,822 (22.1%)285,481 (19.7%)
Education7,393 (10.3%)146,585 (10.1%)
Science & Engineering25,664 (35.8%)559,494 (38.7%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields6,213 (8.7%)115,477 (8.0%)