Denver, CO (population: 609,651) has one clinical research school within its city limits. The Colorado Center for Medical Laboratory Science has a total student population of 18. It is the 6779th highest ranked school in the USA and the 106th highest in the state of Colorado (#1 is Colorado College).
Clinical Research students from Denver 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 Denver-Aurora area alone, there are 1,450 employed medical records and health information technicians earning an average salary of $39,440. Medical and clinical laboratory technicians in this area earn $37,730/yr and there are 1,080 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 medical and clinical laboratory technicians, and 1/1000 are held by medical records and health information technicians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Colorado Center for Medical Laboratory Science ends up costing a student $/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|