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Getting Started at FRCC

Whether you're a recent high school graduate, a transfer student or returning to FRCC after some time away, getting started at FRCC is easy. Just follow our four steps.

Paying for College

At FRCC, money doesn't have to stand in the way of your education. Our tuition is low and many students receive free grants and scholarships. In fact, 80% of our students don't have to take out student loans.


Degrees & Certificates

FRCC gives you as many options as you can imagine.


in Scholarships & Grants

Get the financial aid you need to meet your goals.


Average Class Size

Our classes are smaller, giving you the attention and support you need.


Transfer Programs

Transfer easily to a public Colorado four-year school.


First-Generation Students

First in your family to go to college? We've helped thousands of students like you find their footing.


Part-Time Students

We understand the challenges that come with juggling school, work and family.


Median Age

If you've taken some time to figure out your direction, you're in good company.

We'll Prepare You for What's Next

Wherever you're headed, we're here to help you reach your goal. Whether you want to transfer to a four-year school or start a new career, we're here to support you every step of the way.

Transfer to a Four-Year School

FRCC sets you up for transfer success. Our small class sizes and rigorous classes will prepare you for upper-division courses. We have transfer agreements with many Colorado public and private colleges to help maximize your credits. You can complete the first two years of your bachelor's degree for less than half the cost of taking the same classes at a university. Explore our resources and your transfer options.

Launch Your Career with a Certificate

At FRCC, you'll receive affordable, hands-on training for today's in-demand jobs. We can help you advance your skills or change careers. Some of our programs can be completed in as little as one semester! We also offer free career counseling, assessments and apprenticeships to help you land your new job.