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Colorado Heights University

Colorado Heights University is college with 343 students located in Denver, CO.

Business School, Open Admissions

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Overview

Overview

Colorado Heights University says

Colorado Heights University (CHU) is a private, American, not-for-profit, secular, residential, and international university specializing in educating international students as well as Americans seeking to be productive global citizens. The University emphasizes career-related education in degree programs that offer interdisciplinary, intercultural, and international education, as well as English as a second language programs.

For its non-native English speakers, the University nurtures the continued acquisition of English language skills throughout their studies as an aid to gaining employment upon graduation and as an aid to functioning within the global economy. Furthermore, the University strives to serve as an Education Center by sharing its extensive campus facilities with other educational institutions, service-oriented organizations, and community groups.

Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 343
Gender 42% Male / 58% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 96% Full Time / 4% Part Time
Geography 32% International
Socio-Economic Diversity 50% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 12%
Multi-racial 1%
International 32%
Hispanic/Latino 30%
Ethnicity Unknown 13%
Black or African American 8%
Asian 4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Student Services

  • Computer Services: dorms wired for access to campus-wide network dorms wired for high speed internet connections
  • Counseling Services: career counseling employment services for undergraduates financial aid counseling placement services for graduates
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): english as a second language (esl) internships liberal arts/career combination dual enrollment of high school students independent study double major
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Business Administration and Management (100%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Administration & Faculty

Interim Chief Executive Officer Ryuichiro Iwanami
Chief Operating Officer Doug Bjerkaas
Accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Full-time Faculty 3
Student : Faculty Ratio 13 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 100 :
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 66
No Status Faculty 33

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Acceptance Rate: 100.0% accepted of 39 applications

Admission Considerations

Also Considered: Academic GPA, Application Essay, Character Personal Qualities, Extracurricular Activities, Interview, Level Of Applicants Interest, Recommendations, Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Standardized Test Scores, Talent Ability

Other Application Information: SAT or ACT

Admissions Websites

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $6,955 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $6,955

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $5,208, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $5,208 Same as On-Campus
Fees $426 Same as On-Campus
Housing $7,251 $10,720
Books $294 $294
Total (before financial aid) $13,179 $16,648

Students Receiving Aid

50% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 50% $4,394
Pell Grants 50% $4,394

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.chu.edu/financial_aid.html.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.chu.edu/financial_aid.html.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

13% of students graduated on time.

47% of students graduated in six years.

44% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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#109 The Best and Worst College Cities and Towns in America
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