Colorado Springs, CO (population: 388,306) has two curriculum schools within its city limits. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, the highest ranked school in the city with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 9,733. It is the 426th highest ranked school in the USA and the 6th highest in the state of Colorado (#1 is Colorado College).
Curriculum students from Colorado Springs schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado Springs area alone, there are 50 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $*. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $49,670/yr and there are 740 employed.
Colorado Springs lies in El Paso county, which is one of the 55 counties in Colorado. Overall, the Colorado Springs area has 246,560 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,790 average annual salary. Thus, about 3 out of every 1000 jobs in Colorado Springs are held by teachers and instructors, and 0/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 2 curriculum schools in Colorado Springs, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,587/yr) for curriculum students, with University of Colorado at Colorado Springs as the lowest, reported at only $12,497/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Colorado Springs|
|Castle Rock||CO||49,815||0||-||0||36.3 miles|
|Lone Tree||CO||-||1||9.20591||39||47.3 miles|
|Highlands Ranch||CO||129,817||0||-||0||49.0 miles|
|Greenwood Village||CO||-||2||15.5036||87||53.4 miles|
|Commerce City||CO||46,807||0||-||0||70.1 miles|