Colorado Springs, CO (population: 388,306) has two music schools within its city limits. Colorado College, the highest ranked school in the city with a music program, has a total student population of 2,032. It is the 92nd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Colorado. To learn more about music programs in Colorado Springs, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music professors at Colorado College such as Richard Agee, Ofer Ben-Amots, Nilanjana Bhattacharjya, Michael Grace, Victoria Hansen, and Vicky Levine.
Music students from Colorado Springs schools who go on to become musicians, producers, vocalists, guitarists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 47,260 people working as musicians and singers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $0.
Colorado Springs lies in El Paso county, which is one of the 55 counties in Colorado. Overall, the Colorado Springs area has 246,560 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,790 average annual salary.
Of the 2 music schools in Colorado Springs, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Colorado College comes out as the most expensive ($21,026/yr) for music students, with Nazarene Bible College as the lowest, reported at only $11,863/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Colorado Springs|
|Castle Rock||CO||49,815||0||-||0||36.3 miles|
|Lone Tree||CO||-||1||9.20591||39||47.3 miles|
|Highlands Ranch||CO||129,817||0||-||0||49.0 miles|
|Greenwood Village||CO||-||2||15.5036||87||53.4 miles|
|Commerce City||CO||46,807||0||-||0||70.1 miles|