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So you're from Littleton, CO?

Fortunately for you, Littleton, CO offers a number of great schools to choose from. It's just a matter of finding the right program and study subject for you!


 

Littleton College and University Demographics

There are a total of 103 degree and certificate programs offered at Littleton's 4 colleges and universities. You can choose to study in fields ranging from legal assistant/paralegal to registered nursing/registered nurse to bible/biblical studies.

Littleton's top-ranked school is Empire Beauty School-Littleton. In 2010, it received a nationwide rank of 74th. Approximately 66 students are currently enrolled at Empire Beauty School-Littleton. Amongst students at Empire Beauty School-Littleton, the most popular area of study is Beauty.

Tuition

Littleton schools charge an average tuition of $3,153 per year. University of Phoenix-Colorado Campus charges students $10,120 per year in tuition, which is the highest tuition rate in Littleton. Arapahoe Community College has the lowest tuition rate at $2,492 per year.

Financial Aid

In 2008, $10,274,801 of the total $11,272,618 in financial aid received by Littleton students was in the form of institutional grants and scholarships. The school giving the most institutional grants and scholarships in Littleton was Arapahoe Community College, which gave students $5,636,309 in institutional financial aid.

Littleton Student Demographics

Littleton schools had an enrollment of 13,223 students in 2010. This is 4% of the total number of Colorado college students. With 9,969 students, Arapahoe Community College had the highest total student enrollment in Littleton. On the other hand, with only 66 students, Empire Beauty School-Littleton had the lowest enrollment in the city.

Graduation and Retention Rates

For every 100 students who enroll in Littleton schools, 51 return to start their second year of college. For every 100 students who enroll in Littleton schools, 34 eventually graduate. Empire Beauty School-Littleton has the highest graduation rate in Littleton, with 75% of students graduating. Arapahoe Community College has the lowest rate, with 14% graduating.

Diversity

Approximately 60% of students enrolled in Littleton schools are female. 47% of Littleton college students are 24 years old or younger. For every 100 Littleton college students, 42 students identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background in 2009. Empire Beauty School-Littleton, with 74% of students identifying themselves as being from a minority background, had the highest percentage of ethnically diverse students in Littleton.

Littleton Faculty Demographics

Littleton schools had 616 faculty members in 2010. Of these faculty members, 46% were female and 24% were from racial or ethnic minority backgrounds.

In 2009, the average faculty to student ratio was 1 to 32 for colleges and universities in Littleton. The Salon Professional Academy had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Littleton, with 1 to 1.

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Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons 37,710 $28,020 $25,000 -8.3%
2
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 28,070 $35,060 $32,000 140.1%
3
General and Operations Managers 22,480 $126,600 $113,100 19.6%
4
Registered Nurses 22,170 $70,130 $67,720 21.7%
5
Accountants and Auditors 19,140 $72,510 $68,960 28.5%
6
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 17,040 $36,850 $35,340 -1.7%
7
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 13,640 $49,360 $45,860 -5.3%
8
Software Developers, Applications 12,730 $92,200 $90,410
9
Office Clerks, General 12,240 $31,330 $28,240 -58.7%
10
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 11,120 $56,190 $50,770 -8.9%
11
Cooks, Restaurant 10,930 $22,210 $23,260 16.6%
12
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 10,720 $52,620 $54,330 -2.1%
13
Security Guards 10,290 $29,670 $26,870 7.1%
14
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 9,400 $29,230 $25,140 23.8%
15
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 8,420 $43,280 $39,890 -5.4%
16
Construction Laborers 8,100 $29,920 $33,590 -16.6%
17
Home Health Aides 7,940 $22,910 $21,760 329.2%
18
Lawyers 7,550 $130,030 $129,440 8.6%
19
Electricians 6,970 $47,260 $51,810 11.3%
20
Carpenters 6,400 $40,390 $43,890 -17.6%
21
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 6,080 $53,240 $54,880 24.8%
22
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 6,080 $38,950 $38,200 5.4%
23
Management Analysts 6,040 $82,420 $87,260 24.5%
24
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 5,200 $66,290 $62,260 -24.4%
25
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 4,750 $64,010 $55,620 9.2%
26
Civil Engineers 4,400 $82,180 $82,280 -21.7%
27
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 4,330 $66,210 $95,130 -7.7%
28
Loan Officers 3,760 $69,630 $65,900 -17.2%
29
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 3,730 $50,250 $49,640 41.3%
30
Managers, All Other 3,610 $110,430 $102,160 -19.4%
31
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 3,560 $28,440 $26,510 -2.5%
32
Medical Secretaries 3,550 $34,430 $31,820
33
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products 3,380 $64,040 $60,160 21.1%
34
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 3,330 $40,950 $35,920 10.6%
35
Billing and Posting Clerks 3,300 $36,330 $33,270 -28.6%
36
Medical Assistants 3,270 $34,300 $29,760 1.9%
37
Computer and Information Systems Managers 3,210 $125,190 $123,280 -5.3%
38
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 3,130 $47,670 $50,360 -34.7%
39
Dental Assistants 3,090 $41,510 $34,140 61.8%
40
Financial Managers 2,930 $125,970 $116,970 -32.2%
41
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 2,820 $46,320 $41,360 -18.5%
42
Mechanical Engineers 2,800 $93,170 $82,480 14.8%
43
Financial Analysts 2,740 $85,110 $86,040 -8.7%
44
Computer Programmers 2,720 $79,350 $74,900
45
Cost Estimators 2,560 $62,470 $62,060 -12.9%
46
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 2,460 $37,870 $36,170 105.0%
47
Electrical Engineers 2,420 $85,190 $87,770 69.2%
48
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 2,400 $28,180 $24,180 -0.8%
49
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 2,360 $29,990 $29,200 -2.5%
50
Sales Managers 2,310 $121,560 $114,110 -31.0%