Math in Colorado

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Schools Offering Math Programs in Colorado


Each year, roughly 0.3% of Colorado students graduate with degrees in math. Thus, Colorado's 17 math schools put out approximately 430 math professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Colorado with a math program is United States Air Force Academy, which is located in U S A F Academy. In 2010, it was ranked 21st nationwide. In 2010, United States Air Force Academy graduated 8 students from its math program.

Colorado College, which was ranked 22nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Colorado that has a math program. It is located in Colorado Springs. In 2010, Colorado College graduated 10 students from its math program. Tuition at Colorado College was $38,898 per year.

The third-ranked school in Colorado that has a math program is University of Denver. University of Denver, which was ranked 28th in the country in 2010, is located in Denver. In 2010, 13 students graduated from University of Denver math program. Students at University of Denver paid $36,501 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Colorado's math schools ranges from $38,898 per year to $4,093 per year. But, the average tuition is $12,166 per year. In 2010, the following Colorado math schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Colorado College - located in Colorado Springs, students are charged $38,898 per year
  2. University of Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $36,501 per year
  3. Regis University - located in Denver, students are charged $30,598 per year

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

  1. Metropolitan State College of Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $4,093 per year
  2. Western State College of Colorado - located in Gunnison, students are charged $4,775 per year
  3. Fort Lewis College - located in Durango, students are charged $4,924 per year

A math degree from a Colorado school... what next?

Some of the most popular jobs math graduates in Colorado pursue include computational scientist, statistician, and actuary. 1,150 math professionals were working in Colorado in 2010. Of these, 860 were mathematics professors. In addition, 40 were computational scientists, and 250 were statisticians. The following counties have the largest number of Colorado math professionals:

  1. Adams County - 470 math professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of math professionals in Colorado will grow by 8%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 410 math professionals working in Colorado. The greatest growth for math professional is predicted to be amongst Statisticians, who are expected to increase by 8% by 2018.

Salary

math professionals in Colorado earn $87,313 per year on average. However, Colorado math professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $32,870 per year to more than $143,870 per year in 2010. Math professionals in the following Colorado counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Adams County - $78,647 per year

The math professionals with highest average salaries in Colorado were:

  1. Actuary - $108,470 per year
  2. Computational Scientist - $104,760 per year
  3. Statistician - $75,240 per year

The math professionals with lowest average salaries in Colorado were:

  1. Statistician - $75,240 per year
  2. Mathematics Professor - $60,780 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Colorado statistics regarding a career in math. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as accounting or physics.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Math in Colorado
  • Master's Degree in Math in Colorado
  • Doctoral Degree in Math in Colorado

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Actuaries n/a $108,470
2
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 860 $60,780 45.8%
3
Statisticians 250 $75,240 -21.9%
4
Mathematicians 40 $104,760 33.3%
 

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