Colorado contains 49 schools that offer liberal arts and humanities programs. Colorado College, the highest-ranking liberal arts and humanities school in CO, has a total student population of 2,032 and is the 92nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 49 liberal arts and humanities schools in Colorado, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Platt College comes out as the most expensive ($41,227/yr), with Colorado Mountain College as the lowest recorded at only $6,996/yr.
Liberal Arts and Humanities students from Colorado schools who go on to become liberal arts and humanities graduate professionals, designers, artists, reporters, 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, Mathematicians make on average $93,920 per year and there are about 2,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 40 employed mathematicians earning an average yearly salary of $96,580. Education teachers in this state earn $58,860/yr and there are 880 employed.
Also, within the liberal arts and humanities schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from liberal arts and humanities, 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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