Denver, CO (population: 609,651) has fourteen business and finance schools within its city limits. University of Denver, the highest ranked school in the city with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 11,644. It is the 148th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Colorado (#1 is Colorado College). To learn more about business and finance programs in Denver, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business and finance professors at University of Denver such as Douglas Allen, Elizabeth Anderson, Gus Anderson, Tony Anthony, Paige Baltzan, and Paul Bauer.
Business and Finance students from Denver schools who go on to become business and finance professionals, event planners, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Wholesale and retail buyers make on average $55,480 per year and there are about 116,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Denver-Aurora area alone, there are 980 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $56,730. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $69,230/yr and there are 85,420 employed.
Denver lies in Denver county, which is one of the 55 counties in Colorado. Overall, the Denver-Aurora area has 1,218,790 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $23/hr average worker wage, and a $48,560 average annual salary. Thus, about 70 out of every 1000 jobs in Denver are held by business and financial operations employees, and 1/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 14 business and finance schools in Denver, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Colorado comes out as the most expensive ($38,252/yr) for business and finance students, with Community College of Denver as the lowest, reported at only $9,358/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Denver|
|Commerce City||CO||46,807||0||-||0||6.9 miles|
|Greenwood Village||CO||-||2||15.5036||87||11.4 miles|
|Highlands Ranch||CO||129,817||0||-||0||16.1 miles|
|Lone Tree||CO||-||1||9.20591||39||16.2 miles|
|Castle Rock||CO||49,815||0||-||0||27.0 miles|
|Fort Collins||CO||141,921||5||27.6422||154||55.7 miles|
|Colorado Springs||CO||388,306||17||23.417||343||63.2 miles|