Colorado State University (also referred to as Colorado State and CSU) is a public research university located in Fort Collins, Colorado
Colorado State University is the state’s land grant university, and the flagship university of the Colorado State University System.
The current enrollment is approximately 30,700 students, including resident and non-resident instruction students. The university has approximately 1,540 faculty in eight colleges and 55 academic departments. Bachelor’s degrees are offered in 65 fields of study, with Master’s degrees in 55 fields. Colorado State confers doctoral degrees in 40 fields of study, in addition to a professional degree in veterinary medicine.
In 2012, CSU’s research expenditures were $340 million—ranking second in the nation for public universities without a medical school.
Colorado State offers 150 programs of study across 8 colleges and 55 departments. In addition to its notable programs in biomedical sciences, engineering, environmental science, agriculture, and human health and nutrition, CSU offers professional programs in disciplines including business, journalism, and construction management as well as in the liberal and performing arts, humanities, and social sciences. CSU also offers 5 of its bachelor’s degrees and 34 of its graduate degrees online through OnlinePlus, formally named the Division of Continuing Education.