Technology in Colorado

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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Colorado


Approximately 2.3% of graduates in of Colorado receive technology degrees every year. That means an estimated 3,451 technology professionals graduate from Colorado's 52 technology schools each year.

Top Schools

United States Air Force Academy, which was ranked 21st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Colorado that has a technology program. It is located in U S A F Academy. In 2010, United States Air Force Academy graduated 48 students from its technology program.

Colorado College, which is located in Colorado Springs, is the second-ranked school in Colorado that has a technology program. It received a ranking of 22nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 0 students graduated from Colorado College technology program. Tuition at Colorado College was $38,898 per year.

The third-ranked school in Colorado with a technology program is University of Denver, which is located in Denver. In 2010, it was ranked 28th nationwide. 118 students graduated with degree in technology from University of Denver in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Denver was $36,501 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Colorado's technology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $9,172 per year, though tuition can range from $38,898 per year to $1,650 per year. In 2010, the following Colorado technology 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 technology schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Colorado were:

  1. Colorado Mountain College - located in Glenwood Springs, students are charged $1,650 per year
  2. Aims Community College - located in Greeley, students are charged $2,068 per year
  3. Arapahoe Community College - located in Littleton, students are charged $2,492 per year

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

In Colorado, the largest numbers of technology professional work in the following counties:

  1. Adams County - 1,820 technology professionals
  2. El Paso County - 530 technology professionals
  3. Boulder County - 160 technology professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of technology professionals is expected to grow by 13% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,040 technology professionals working in the Colorado then.

Salary

On average, technology professionals earn $60,185 per year. However, Colorado technology professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $22,090 per year to more than $107,260 per year in 2010. Technology professionals in the following Colorado counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Eagle County - $72,260 per year
  2. Boulder County - $64,930 per year
  3. El Paso County - $64,610 per year

The following counties in Colorado have the lowest average salaries for technology professional:

  1. Mesa County - $47,240 per year
  2. Archuleta County - $53,125 per year
  3. Larimer County - $55,160 per year

On average, the highest paid technology professionals in Colorado were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $63,170 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $57,200 per year

On average, the lowest paid technology professionals in Colorado were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $63,170 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $57,200 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Colorado
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Colorado
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Colorado
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Colorado
  • Certificate in Technology in Colorado

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators 2,130 $63,170 131.5%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 1,080 $57,200 -15.6%
 

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