Colorado contains eight schools that offer banking programs. University of Denver, the highest-ranking banking school in CO, has a total student population of 11,644 and is the 148th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 banking schools in Colorado, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Denver comes out as the most expensive ($31,044/yr), with Arapahoe Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,279/yr.
Banking students from Colorado schools who go on to become bankers, tellers, investment bankers, financial managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 153,720 people working as financial specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,810. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 131,640 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $67,950. Financial specialists in this state earn $67,510/yr and there are 2,630 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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