Colleges in Garfield County, Colorado

There are 2 Colleges in Garfield County, Colorado, serving a population of 57,945 people in an area of 2,947 square miles. There is 1 College per 28,972 people, and 1 College per 1,473 square miles.

In Colorado, Garfield County is ranked 16th of 64 counties in Colleges per capita, and 20th of 64 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Garfield County Colleges

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


Colorado Mountain College 802 Grand Avenue Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Beauty Academy 51241 Highway 6 and 24 Glenwood Springs, CO

About Garfield County Colleges

Garfield County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Garfield 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:
  • Garfield 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

Garfield County College Statistics

Find Garfield 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.

Garfield County College Enrollment
 Garfield CountyColorado
College/Grad School Enrollment2,263 (15.7%)387,659 (27.9%)
Garfield County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Garfield CountyColorado
Some College, No Degree7,604 (19.9%)798,224 (21.8%)
Associate's Degree3,406 (8.9%)307,078 (8.4%)
Bachelor's Degree7,509 (19.6%)909,794 (24.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree4,062 (10.6%)536,679 (14.6%)
Garfield County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Garfield CountyColorado
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher11,5711,446,473
Arts, Humanities & Others2,932 (25.3%)339,436 (23.5%)
Business2,048 (17.7%)285,481 (19.7%)
Education1,536 (13.3%)146,585 (10.1%)
Science & Engineering3,898 (33.7%)559,494 (38.7%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,157 (10.0%)115,477 (8.0%)