President as Professor: Higher Ed From a Unique Viewpoint

With the college’s president as one of their professors, students in the Economics of Higher Education class look at the shifting financial landscape of higher education, applying economic theory, data analysis, and meetings with experts to dissect issues of prestige, admissions, financial aid, and endowments.

It's the first week of
Block Six
February 18 - March 13

About the Block Plan

Instead of taking multiple classes at a time, CC students study
one class at a time, for three-and-a-half weeks.

8 Blocks Per Academic Year

8 Blocks
Per Academic Year

3 1/2 Weeks Per Block

3 1/2 Weeks
Per Block

4 1/2 Day Block Break

4 1/2 Day
Block Break

CC Stories

Colorado College recognizes and honors the original inhabitants who first settled in the area and who called the nearby highest mountain “Tava,” the original name given by the Ute people to what is now known as Pikes Peak. At CC, we respect all peoples and strive to grow as a unique and welcoming community.