CollegeAmerica is a system of schools with eight locations in the states of Colorado, Wyoming, Arizona and Idaho. It is a privately owned institution founded in 1964, originally known as Control Data Corporation, which provided computer maintenance, repair and programming options through their Control Data Institute. The system was sold in 1989 and renamed Career Data Institute, eventually becoming CollegeAmerica, which began purchasing new school locations, expanding curriculums and modernizing facilities.
Today CollegeAmerica is a degree granting institution that offers career education in a number of high demand fields. Programs are taught by a qualified and experienced faculty that ensures students will develop skills and abilities necessary through a practical education in order to seek employment upon completion. Graduates will receive an associate’s degree or bachelor’s or master’s, which demonstrates competency and dedication to potential employers.
Programs offered include:
- Health Science
- Computer Programming
- Information Systems
- Graphic Arts
The Cheyenne branch of CollegeAmerica is located at 6101 Yellowstone Rd Ste 101. This campus has a graduating class size which is about twelve students per year. This location provides services for students in the form of career counseling assistance to help students define their goals, post-graduation job placement options, and remedial education classes for licensure preparation or admissions requirements. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting collegeamerica.edu.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Medical Assistant (A)
Healthcare Administration (A, B)
Business Administration (A, B)
Graphic Design (A, B)
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The net cost of this school is close to $21,800 annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact this school for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are between $18,000-$22,000
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||92%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||72%||$4,908|
|Receiving Student Loans||76%||$9,919|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to College America – Cheyenne.
- College America - Fort Collins in Fort Collins, CO (47 miles away)
- College America - Denver in Denver, CO (101 miles away)
- Colorado Heights University in Denver, CO (105 miles away)
- Jones International University in Centennial, CO (111 miles away)
- College America - Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, CO (161 miles away)