Colorado contains nine schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Denver, the highest-ranking emergency management school in CO, has a total student population of 11,644 and is the 148th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 emergency management schools in Colorado, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Denver comes out as the most expensive ($31,044/yr), with Community College of Aurora as the lowest recorded at only $11,176/yr.
Emergency Management students from Colorado schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 8,900 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $85,790. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $63,050/yr and there are 170 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from emergency management, 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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