Denver, CO (population: 609,651) has one childhood education school within its city limits. Community College of Denver has a total student population of 10,918. It is the 5670th highest ranked school in the USA and the 94th highest in the state of Colorado (#1 is Colorado College). To learn more about childhood education programs in Denver, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of childhood education professors at Community College of Denver such as Yvonne Frye.
Childhood Education students from Denver schools who go on to become childhood educators, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, special education teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 181,810 people working as kindergarten teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,380. Also, Preschool teachers make on average $27,450 per year and there are about 389,660 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Denver-Aurora area alone, there are 2,560 employed preschool teachers earning an average salary of $26,980. Kindergarten teachers in this area earn $50,140/yr and there are 1,500 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 1 out of every 1000 jobs in Denver are held by kindergarten teachers, and 2/1000 are held by preschool teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Community College of Denver ends up costing a student $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|