Colorado contains five schools that offer computer programming programs. Everest College-Colorado Springs, the highest-ranking computer programming school in CO, has a total student population of 790 and is the 2905th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 computer programming schools in Colorado, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Denver Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,672/yr), with College America-Fort Collins as the lowest recorded at only $16,013/yr.
Computer Programming students from Colorado schools who go on to become computer programmers, computer security specialists, computer support specialists, computer technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 367,880 people working as computer programmers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $74,690. Also, Computer software engineers, applications make on average $90,170 per year and there are about 495,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 18,150 employed computer software engineers, applications earning an average yearly salary of $92,370. Computer programmers in this state earn $83,940/yr and there are 5,420 employed.
Also, within the computer programming schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from computer programming, 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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