Denver, CO (population: 609,651) has one civil engineering school within its city limits. Metropolitan State College of Denver has a total student population of 22,837. It is the 4027th highest ranked school in the USA and the 57th highest in the state of Colorado (#1 is Colorado College). To learn more about civil engineering programs in Denver, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of civil engineering professors at Metropolitan State College of Denver such as Avinash Agarwal, Jeno Balogh, Zsuzsa Balogh, Aaron Brown, John Chart, and Frantisek Grund.
Civil Engineering students from Denver schools who go on to become civil engineers, civil engineering technicians, civil engineering designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 259,320 people working as civil engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $81,180. Also, Civil engineering technicians make on average $47,420 per year and there are about 82,690 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Denver-Aurora area alone, there are 880 employed civil engineering technicians earning an average salary of $48,460. Civil engineers in this area earn $79,130/yr and there are 5,020 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 4 out of every 1000 jobs in Denver are held by civil engineers, and 1/1000 are held by civil engineering technicians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Metropolitan State College of Denver ends up costing a student $11,829/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|