School Psychology in Colorado

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Schools Offering School Psychology Programs in Colorado


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Colorado receive school psychology degrees every year. That means an estimated 87 school psychologists graduate from Colorado's 4 school psychology 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 school psychology program. It is located in Denver. no students graduated with a degree in school psychology from University of Denver in 2010. Students at University of Denver paid $36,501 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Colorado that has a school psychology program is University of Northern Colorado. University of Northern Colorado, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Greeley. In 2010, 42 students graduated from University of Northern Colorado school psychology program. Tuition at University of Northern Colorado was $5,997 per year.

University of Colorado Boulder, which was ranked 38th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Colorado that has a school psychology program. It is located in Boulder. In 2010, 1 students graduated from University of Colorado Boulder school psychology program. Students at University of Colorado Boulder paid $8,511 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Colorado's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $14,556 per year, though tuition can range from $36,501 per year to $5,997 per year. The Colorado school psychology schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $36,501 per year
  2. University of Colorado Boulder - located in Boulder, students are charged $8,511 per year
  3. University of Colorado Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $7,214 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Colorado school psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Northern Colorado - located in Greeley, students are charged $5,997 per year
  2. University of Colorado Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $7,214 per year
  3. University of Colorado Boulder - located in Boulder, students are charged $8,511 per year

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

The highest percentage of school psychology graduates in Colorado pursue careers as a school psychologist. Colorado had 2,520 school psychologists in 2010. The Colorado counties with the largest populations of school psychologists are:

  1. Adams County - 1,410 school psychologists
  2. El Paso County - 300 school psychologists
  3. Boulder County - 210 school psychologists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of school psychologists in the state of Colorado will grow to 3,690. This would require a 14% growth in the profession.

Salary

A school psychologist in Colorado earns $88,930 per year on average. However, Colorado school psychologists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,070 per year to more than $129,690 per year in 2010. A school psychologist in the following Colorado counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Boulder County - $98,720 per year
  2. Pueblo County - $88,780 per year
  3. Adams County - $84,590 per year

The Colorado counties with the lowest average salary for school psychologists are:

  1. Archuleta County - $60,190 per year
  2. Eagle County - $74,440 per year
  3. Larimer County - $76,820 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in school psychology in Colorado and to compare salaries with various related fields such as educational leadership or speech therapy, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Master's Degree in School Psychology in Colorado
  • Doctoral Degree in School Psychology in Colorado

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,030 miles from location University of Colorado Boulder Boulder CO 39.1022 34% 33,010
7,018 miles from location University of Colorado Denver Denver CO 28.3942 41% 23,715
6,995 miles from location University of Northern Colorado Greeley CO 61.9484 42% 12,711
7,018 miles from location University of Denver Denver CO 72.0669 20% 11,644
 

Curious what studying School Psychology 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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Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 2,520 $88,930 48.2%
 

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