Colorado contains five schools that offer distance education programs. Regis University, the highest-ranking distance education school in CO, has a total student population of 10,874 and is the 279th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 distance education schools in Colorado, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Regis University comes out as the most expensive ($25,497/yr), with Colorado State University as the lowest recorded at only $12,132/yr.
Distance Education students from Colorado schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. 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 alone, there are 550 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $60,680. Education teachers in this state earn $58,860/yr and there are 880 employed.
Also, within the distance education schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from distance education, 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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