Allied Health Professions Schools in Colorado
In 2018-2019, 1,999 students earned their Allied Health degrees in CO.
As a degree choice, Allied Health Professions is the 11th most popular major in the state.
Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Colorado
Allied Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
|Award Taking Less Than 1 Year||1,283|
|Award Taking 1 to 2 Years||103|
|Award Taking 2 to 4 Years||103|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship)||3|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||3|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||3|
In Colorado, a allied health major is more popular with women than with men.
The racial distribution of allied health majors in Colorado is as follows:
- Asian: 2.8%
- Black or African American: 2.2%
- Hispanic or Latino: 16.1%
- White: 70.0%
- Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
- Other Races: 8.4%
Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Colorado
26,610 people in the state and 1,414,230 in the nation are employed in jobs related to allied health.
Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Colorado
In this state, allied health grads earn an average of $63,070. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,540.
Most Popular Allied Health Professions Programs in CO
There are 26 colleges in Colorado that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:
Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,713. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. 99% of the teachers are full time.
The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 95% of students get financical aid. In their early career, Pueblo Community College grads earn an average salary of $23,800.
84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,098.
Of all the students who attend this school, 44% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.
Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,690.
In their early career, PPCC grads earn an average salary of $25,500. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $9,113.
The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid.
Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,900 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1.
This private school has an average net price of $20,927. The student to faculty ratio is 29 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid.
The student loan default rate is 7.00% which is lower than average. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 62% of the teachers are full time.
Allied Health Professions Careers in CO
Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:
|Job Title||CO Job Growth||CO Median Salary|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||47%||$69,000|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||46%||$84,660|
|Health Technologists and Technicians||38%||$42,870|
|Health Specialties Professors||36%||$116,840|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||32%||$38,300|
|Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists||26%||$78,930|
|Nuclear Medicine Technologists||18%||$85,960|
|Occupational Health and Safety Technicians||14%||$62,320|
Related Majors in Colorado
Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to allied health.
|Major||Annual Graduates in CO|
|Allied Health Services||2,253|
|Nursing & Nursing Assistants||2,226|
|Health/Medical Admin Services||1,582|
|Dental Support Services||661|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science||440|
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