The university is the state’s land grant university, and the flagship university of the Colorado State University System.
The current enrollment is approximately 32,236 students, including resident and non-resident instruction students and the University is planning on having 35,000 students by 2020. 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 fiscal year 2012, CSU spent $375.9 million on research and development, ranking 60th in the nation overall and 34th when excluding medical school spending.
Colorado State University research articles from Innovation Toronto
- Beating the limits of the light microscope, one photon at a time for unprecedented resolutions – May 27, 2016
- The light stuff: A brand-new way to produce electron spin currents – April 26, 2016
- Programmable plants: Synthetic biologists pave way for making genetic circuits – November 17, 2015
- The People’s Choice: Americans Would Pay to Help Monarch Butterflies
- Futuristic Copper Foam Batteries Get More Bang for the Buck
- CSU pioneer tuberculosis breakthrough
- How Your Cat Is Making You Crazy
- Potential Vaccine Readies Immune System to Kill Tuberculosis in Mice
- Color-changing plants detect pollutants and explosives
- Physicist Explains Basic Principles Through Hands-on Fun
- Is saving our atmosphere killing our seas?
- Vet students learn surgery on ‘fake’ animal tissue