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Computer Programming Schools in Colorado

60 Programming students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Computer Programming is the 163rd most popular major in the state out of a total 281 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in Colorado

Programming majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 34
Master’s Degree 9
Bachelor’s Degree 9
Associate’s Degree 8

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a programming major is more popular with men than with women.

Computer Programming Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of programming majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.3%
  • White: 65.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 23.3%
Computer Programming Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in Colorado

There are 51,250 people in the state and 1,880,050 people in the nation working in programming jobs.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a programming grad in the state is $84,260, compared to a typical salary of $89,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Colorado that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,384 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,200 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,034 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,200. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,424 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 100% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

Computer Programming Careers in CO

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Web Developers 42% $71,360
Software Applications Developers 31% $104,980
Systems Software Developers 30% $117,350
Computer Science Professors 22% $73,310
Computer Network Support Specialists 17% $69,980
Computer Programmers 0% $92,680

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to programming.

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Computer Information Systems 2,079
Computer Science 1,003
Computer Systems Networking 397
Information Technology 260
Information Science 253
Computer Software Applications 157
Computer Systems Analysis 20

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