Colorado contains four schools that offer psychiatry programs. Pikes Peak Community College, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in CO, has a total student population of 13,572 and is the 5175th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 psychiatry schools in Colorado, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,587/yr), with Community College of Denver as the lowest recorded at only $9,358/yr.
Psychiatry students from Colorado schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 290 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $24,460. Psychiatrists in this state earn $147,080/yr and there are 270 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, 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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