About Aims

 

Aims At A Glance

Fast Facts

  • 2,231 of our students are at or under age 21
  • 57% of our students are female
  • 43% of our students are male
  • 63% of our students are Caucasian
  • 29% of our students are Hispanic
  • 7% of our students are Other
  • 2,672 of our students receive financial aid
  • 2,246 attend Aims full time
  • 2,691 attend Aims part time

 

Tuition Comparison

Rates are in-state tuition for 30 hours during one academic year

  • UNC - $7,324
  • CSU - $8,734.80
  • CU, Boulder - $10,680
  • Aims - $2,020.80

 

Retention and Student Success Rates

Graduation Rate, per IPEDS Graduation Rate Survey, submitted Spring 2012 using the Fall 2008 full-time, first-time cohort. (Success rates include graduation and transfer out.)

  • 56% male success rate
  • 58% female success rate

AAA

In 2006, Aims began to study the retention rates of students who had remedial needs and decided to implement a program to better serve students with remedial needs. The FYE (First Year Experience) course, created for the Emerging Scholars program, was expanded to include students not in Emerging Scholars who wanted to take a FYE course.

Fall 2009 - Spring 2009

  • 63.9% no ES no FYE returned
  • 76.4% no ES w/FYE returned
  • 79.2% ES returned

Fall 2009 - Spring 2010

  • 64.2% no ES no FYE returned
  • 73.5% ES returned
  • 81.5% no ES w/FYE returned

Fall 2010 - Spring 2011

  • 64.4% no ES no FYE returned
  • 77.9% ES returned
  • 79.5% no ES w/FYE returned