Colorado contains two schools that offer clinical research programs. Arapahoe Community College, the highest-ranking clinical research school in CO, has a total student population of 9,969 and is the 5541st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 clinical research schools in Colorado, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Arapahoe Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,279/yr), with Arapahoe Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,279/yr.
Clinical Research students from Colorado schools who go on to become clinical researchers, clinical laboratory researchers, institutional research directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 152,420 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,860. Also, Medical records and health information technicians make on average $33,880 per year and there are about 170,580 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 2,770 employed medical records and health information technicians earning an average yearly salary of $37,750. Medical and clinical laboratory technicians in this state earn $36,530/yr and there are 1,900 employed.
Also, within the clinical research schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from clinical research, 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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