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 easily to a public Colorado four-year school.
First in your family to go to college? We've helped thousands of students like you find their footing.
We understand the challenges that come with juggling school, work and family.
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.