Colorado contains one school that offers event planning programs. Metropolitan State College of Denver has a total student population of 22,837 and is the 4027th highest ranked school in America.
Event Planning students from Colorado schools who go on to become event planners, wedding planners, event managers, production planners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,530 people working as meeting and convention planners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,060. Also, General and operations managers make on average $110,550 per year and there are about 1,689,680 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 40,860 employed general and operations managers earning an average yearly salary of $107,330. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $48,500/yr and there are 1,270 employed.
Also, within the event planning schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from event planning, 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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