Colorado Department of Higher Education

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Department of Higher Education
One Civic Center Plaza, NE corner.jpg
One Civic Center Plaza
Department overview
Jurisdiction Colorado
Headquarters One Civic Center Plaza
1560 Broadway, Denver, Colorado
Department executive

The Colorado Department of Higher Education (DHE) is the principal department of the Colorado state government[1] responsible for implementing the policies of the Colorado Commission on Higher Education (CCHE).[2]

The departments coordinating policy for the state's 28 public colleges and universities as well as many more private schools. Five departmental agencies are under the Colorado Department of Higher Education:

  • College Assist (formerly College Access Network)
  • CollegeInvest
  • Colorado Historical Society
  • Division of Private Occupational Schools

See also[edit]


  1. ^ C.R.S. § 24-1-110
  2. ^ C.R.S. § 23-1-101

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