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College is Affordable at Aims

Pay less tuition at Aims than at any other Colorado college or university. 

Jumpstart your bachelor's degree and save!

A Quality Education Without Compromise

College costs across Colorado continue to skyrocket, but not at Aims. The average credit hour is $72 compared to $313 at nearby four-year institutions – that's more than 300% savings.

Earn a two-year degree or certificate and get straight to work in your career after graduation or transfer to a bachelor's program as a junior with substantial tuition savings. You can trust that you'll receive a high-quality education that prepares you for whatever comes next because Aims programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and are taught by experienced faculty in state-of-the-art facilities.

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Affordable And More

Aims offers 200+ degree and certificate programs to choose from, so you'll save money and never have to sacrifice your career interests to make college affordable.

You'll find a diverse student body, numerous clubs and organizations to join, and a supportive staff and faculty with real-world experience that makes your time at Aims enriching in every way you can imagine.

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Financial Aid Helps Your Dreams Come True

Even an affordable education can sometimes seem out of reach, but Aims ensures you have options for building a financial aid package to help you achieve your goals. By first applying for FASFA and then applying for grants, scholarships and student work-study, you can make your dreams for the future come true without taking on unnecessary student debt. 

The Aims Financial Aid Department outlines your steps to make it easy to obtain financial aid for your education.

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What Types Of Financial Aid Are Available?

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    A great way to help you pay for college, Aims offers a variety of scholarships and includes a list of others available outside of the college.

    Learn more about scholarships at Aims
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    These funds are awarded to students based on financial need (depending on the grant requirements) and do not need to be repaid. As the foundation of the Aims financial aid programs, grants help ensure an economically diverse student population can meet the costs of their education.

    Learn more about grants
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    Work Study

    Eligible students can work part-time at on- or off-campus jobs to earn money to help pay for their education. Whenever possible, the work-study programs encourage community service work and work related to the student’s course of study.

    Learn more about work study

The affordability of Aims and being able to participate in work-study with the Aims Foundation allowed me to be flexible with my college path! I’ve been able to take a variety of classes that helped me discover what I’m really passionate about.

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