Colorado contains one school that offers jewelry programs. Northern Arizona University has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Jewelry students from Colorado schools who go on to become jewelers, jewelry designers, jewelry makers, jewelry repairers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620. Also, Craft artists make on average $33,070 per year and there are about 5,380 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 180 employed craft artists earning an average yearly salary of $32,790. Jewelers and precious stone and metal workers in this state earn $35,060/yr and there are 200 employed.
Also, within the jewelry schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from jewelry, 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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