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Construction Schools in Colorado

98 students earned Construction degrees in Colorado in the 2019-2020 year.

In terms of popularity, Construction is the 135th most popular major in the state out of a total 281 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Construction Majors in Colorado

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 92
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 92
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 92
Associate Degree 6

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 45.9%
  • White: 43.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 7.1%

Jobs for Construction Grads in Colorado

In this state, there are 16,160 people employed in jobs related to a construction degree, compared to 598,210 nationwide.


Wages for Construction Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a construction grad in the state is $73,580, compared to a typical salary of $70,540 nationwide.


There are 4 colleges in Colorado that offer construction degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
723 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,000 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 39%. This public school has an average net price of $10,604.

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41 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,703 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,400 a year. 64% of students get financical aid.

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Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
9,110 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $15,569. Graduates earn an average $30,700 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,404 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

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Construction Careers in CO

Some of the careers construction majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 30% $69,300

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

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Electrical & Power Installation 210
Building Management & Inspection 131
Carpentry 68
Other Construction 14
Masonry 8

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