Biomedical Engineering in Colorado

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Schools Offering Biomedical Engineering Programs in Colorado


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Colorado graduates receive degrees in biomedical engineering. That means an estimated 108 biomedical engineers graduate from Colorado's 5 biomedical engineering schools each year.

Top Schools

University of Denver, which was ranked 28th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Colorado that has a biomedical engineering program. It is located in Denver. 1 students graduated with a degree in biomedical engineering from University of Denver in 2010. University of Denver charged in-state students $36,501 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Colorado with a biomedical engineering program is Colorado State University, which is located in Fort Collins. In 2010, it was ranked 62nd nationwide. In 2010, Colorado State University graduated 68 students from its biomedical engineering program. Colorado State University charged in-state students $6,985 in tuition fees per year.

Colorado School of Mines, which was ranked 62nd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Colorado that has a biomedical engineering program. It is located in Golden. In 2010, Colorado School of Mines graduated 31 students from its biomedical engineering programs. Tuition at Colorado School of Mines was $13,425 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Colorado's biomedical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $15,790 per year, though tuition can range from $36,501 per year to $6,985 per year. The Colorado biomedical engineering schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $36,501 per year
  2. DeVry University-Colorado - located in Denver, students are charged $14,826 per year
  3. Colorado School of Mines - located in Golden, students are charged $13,425 per year

The biomedical engineering schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Colorado were:

  1. Colorado State University - located in Fort Collins, students are charged $6,985 per year
  2. University of Colorado Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $7,214 per year
  3. Colorado School of Mines - located in Golden, students are charged $13,425 per year

A biomedical engineering degree from a Colorado school... what next?

The highest percentage of biomedical engineering graduates in Colorado pursue careers as a biomedical engineer. If you decide to work as a biomedical engineer in Colorado, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 70 Colorado biomedical engineers as of 2010. In Colorado, the largest numbers of biomedical engineers work in the following counties:

  1. Adams County - 30 biomedical engineers
  2. Boulder County - 30 biomedical engineers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of biomedical engineers in the state of Colorado will grow to 230. This would require a 14% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, biomedical engineers earn $77,380 per year. In 2010, however, some Colorado biomedical engineers earned as little as less than $42,760 per year or as much as more than $133,950 per year. A biomedical engineer in the following Colorado counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Boulder County - $91,810 per year
  2. Adams County - $65,970 per year

On average, biomedical engineers earns the least in the following Colorado counties:

  1. Adams County - $65,970 per year
  2. Boulder County - $91,810 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in biomedical engineering in Colorado and to compare salaries with various related fields such as biochemistry or engineering, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Engineering in Colorado
  • Master's Degree in Biomedical Engineering in Colorado

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,013 miles from location Colorado State University Fort Collins CO 38.2925 39% 28,902
7,018 miles from location University of Colorado Denver Denver CO 28.3942 41% 23,715
7,018 miles from location University of Denver Denver CO 72.0669 20% 11,644
7,031 miles from location Colorado School of Mines Golden CO 32.3305 20% 5,124
7,017 miles from location DeVry University-Colorado Denver CO 20.4803 92% 1,602
 

Curious what studying Biomedical Engineering gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Colorado

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Biomedical Engineers + 70 $77,380 -63.2%
 

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