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Currently or Previously Affiliated Institutions - 01/28/2015

The directory of institutions provides information on institutions accredited by the Commission, those holding candidate for accreditation status, and those that previously held status, but have since closed, merged, or had their status withdrawn. It includes the Statement of Affiliation Status and Organizational Profile for each currently accredited and candidate institution, any Public Disclosure Notices that have been issued, and the most recent action letters from reaffirmations of accreditation occurring after June 2013.

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Name State Status
(Name links to information from the institution's statement of affiliation status and organization profile)
Adams State University* COAccredited
*Name change: Adams State College to Adams State University (2012)
Aims Community CollegeCOAccredited
Arapahoe Community CollegeCOAccredited
Art Institute of Colorado, The

(On Notice)
Beth-El College of Nursing and Health SciencesCOInactive-Merged
**Record was created as a result of data conversion.
Blair Junior CollegeCOInactive-Withdrawn
**Withdrew from candidacy 6/24/87
College for Financial Planning, Inc.

Colorado Christian University* COAccredited
*Name change: Rockmont College to Colorado Christian College (1985) to Colorado Christian University (1990)
Colorado CollegeCOAccredited
Colorado Mesa University* COAccredited
*Name change: Mesa Junior College to Mesa College to Mesa State College (1988) to Colorado Mesa University (2011)
Colorado Mountain College* COAccredited
*Name change: FORMERLY: Colorado Mountain-East Campus (Leadville), and Colorado Mountain-West Campus (Glenwood Springs)
Colorado Northwestern Community College* COAccredited
*Name change: Rangely College to Colorado Northwestern Community College (1974)
Colorado School of MinesCOAccredited
Colorado State University* COAccredited
*Name change: Colorado Agricultural College to Colorado State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (1935) to Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College (1950) to Colorado State University (1957)
Colorado State University-Global CampusCOAccredited
Colorado State University-Pueblo* COAccredited
*Name change: Pueblo Junior College to Southern Colorado State College (1963) to University of Southern Colorado (1975) to Colorado State University-Pueblo (2003)
Colorado Technical University* COAccredited
*Name change: Colorado Technical College to Colorado Technical University (1995)
Colorado Women's College* COInactive-Merged
*Name change: Colorado Woman's College to Temple Buell College (1967) to Colorado Women's College (1973)
**Record was created as a result of data conversion.
Community College of Aurora* COAccredited
*Name change: Formerly known as the Aurora Education Center and was included in the accreditation of the Community College of Denver.
Community College of Denver* COAccredited
*Name change: Community College of Denver-Auraria Campus to Denver Auraria Community College (1984) to Community College of Denver (1985)
Denver School of NursingCOAccredited
Denver Seminary* COAccredited
*Name change: Conservative Baptist Theological Seminary to Denver Conservative Baptist Seminary (1982) to Denver Seminary (1998)
Fort Lewis College* COAccredited
*Name change: Fort Lewis A and M College to Fort Lewis College (1964)
Front Range Community College* COAccredited
*Name change: Community College of Denver, North Campus to Front Range Community College (1983)
Iliff School of TheologyCOAccredited
Jones International University*

*Name change: International University to Jones International University (1998)
Lamar Community CollegeCOAccredited
Loretto Heights CollegeCOInactive-Withdrawn
**College closed 5/31/88 through agreement with Regis College, Regis awarded Loretto Heights College degrees until 6/30/91.
Metropolitan State University of Denver* COAccredited
*Name change: Metropolitan State College to Metropolitan State College of Denver (1990) to Metropolitan State University of Denver (2012)
Morgan Community CollegeCOAccredited
Naropa University* COAccredited
*Name change: Naropa Institute to Naropa University (1999)
National Theatre Conservatory

**National Theatre Conservatory ceased academic operations and voluntarily resigned its affiliation with the Higher Learning Commission effective April 21, 2012. Conservatory records, including transcripts, archives, and film footage, will be housed at The Denver Center for the Performing Arts. Students who seek records or have questions can contact the following organization: Denver Center for the Performing Arts 1101 13th Street Denver, CO 80204 303-893-4000
Nazarene Bible CollegeCOAccredited
Northeastern Junior CollegeCOAccredited
Otero Junior CollegeCOAccredited
Parks CollegeCOInactive-Withdrawn
**College withdrew from candidacy 5/1/87.
Pikes Peak Community College* COAccredited
*Name change: El Paso Community College to Pikes Peak Community College (1978)
Pueblo Community College* COAccredited
*Name change: Pueblo Vocational Community College to Pueblo Community College (1982)
Red Rocks Community College* COAccredited
*Name change: Community College of Denver-Red Rocks Campus to Red Rocks Community College (1983)
Regis University* COAccredited
*Name change: Regis College to Regis University (7/1/91)
Rocky Mountain College of Art and DesignCOAccredited
Rocky Vista UniversityCOAccredited
Saint Thomas Theological SeminaryCOInactive-Withdrawn
**Closed effective June 30, 1995. Records are at Vincentian Academic Archives, 2233 N. Kenmore, Chicago IL 60614. (773) 325-7348
Trinidad State Junior CollegeCOAccredited
United States Air Force AcademyCOAccredited
United States Air Force--Lowry Technical Training CenterCOInactive-Withdrawn
**Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1981)
University of Colorado Boulder* COAccredited
*Name change: University of Colorado at Boulder to University Colorado Boulder (1/8/11)
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsCOAccredited
University of Colorado Denver * COAccredited
*Name change: Effective 7/1/2004 the University of Colorado at Denver and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center consolidated to form the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center. Name was subsequently changed to University of Colorado Denver on 10/29/07.
University of Colorado Health Sciences CenterCOInactive-Merged
**Record was created as a result of data conversion.
University of DenverCOAccredited
University of Northern Colorado* COAccredited
*Name change: Colorado State College to Univrsity of Northern Colorado (1970)
University of the Rockies* COAccredited
*Name change: Formerly known as Colorado School of Professional Psychology. Purchased by University of the Rockies 9/11/07.
Western State Colorado University* COAccredited
*Name change: Western State College of Colorado to Western State Colorado University (8/1/2012)
Westwood College

**Westwood College withdrew from candidacy status November 1, 2010.
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