Colorado contains two schools that offer construction programs. Westwood College-Denver North, the highest-ranking construction school in CO, has a total student population of 829 and is the 4473rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 construction schools in Colorado, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Westwood College-Denver North comes out as the most expensive ($18,465/yr), with Westwood College-Denver South as the lowest recorded at only $18,085/yr.
Construction students from Colorado schools who go on to become construction area managers, construction workers, construction professionals, construction superintendents, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Painters, construction and maintenance make on average $37,320 per year and there are about 214,240 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 3,370 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $37,250. Construction managers in this state earn $84,980/yr and there are 4,750 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from construction, 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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