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Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Schools in Colorado

440 Clinical Laboratory Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science is the 46th most popular major in the state out of a total 281 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Majors in Colorado

Clinical Laboratory Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 377
Associate’s Degree 39
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 24
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 24

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a clinical laboratory science major is more popular with women than with men.

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of clinical laboratory science majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Black or African American: 5.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 32.0%
  • White: 49.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 6.8%
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Grads in Colorado

13,680 people in the state and 643,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to clinical laboratory science.

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a clinical laboratory science grad in the state is $42,060, compared to a typical salary of $37,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Colorado that offer clinical laboratory science degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,880 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,400 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,713. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,981 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $16,488. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Graduates earn an average $30,100 after graduation.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,544 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. The full-time teacher rate is 21%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 53% of students receive it.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,197 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Pueblo Community College grads earn an average salary of $23,800.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,066 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. In their early career, Emily Griffith grads earn an average salary of $20,100. This public school has an average net price of $5,842.

#6

Pikes Peak Community College

Colorado Springs
32 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,204 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $9,113. 71% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,250 Total Students

84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,262 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,100 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
631 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 62% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 7.00% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1.

#10

Colorado Mountain College

Glenwood Springs
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,688 Total Students

70% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 18%.

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Careers in CO

Some of the careers clinical laboratory science majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Health Technologists and Technicians 38% $42,870
Health Specialties Professors 36% $116,840
Phlebotomists 35% $35,130
Surgical Technologists 35% $53,020
Medical Equipment Preparers 34% $39,160
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 32% $0
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 32% $0
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 15% $36,780

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to clinical laboratory science.

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Nursing 5,709
Allied Health Services 2,253
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,226
Allied Health Professions 1,999
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,582
Dental Support Services 661
Public Health 397
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 226

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