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Liberal Arts General Studies Schools in Colorado

6,892 students earned Liberal Arts degrees in Colorado in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Liberal Arts General Studies is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 281 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in Colorado

Liberal Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 6,492
Bachelor’s Degree 267
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 85
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 85
Master’s Degree 45
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Post-Master’s Certificate 3

Gender Distribution

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

Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of liberal arts majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.8%
  • Black or African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.7%
  • White: 57.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 9.2%
Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Liberal Arts General Studies Grads in Colorado

There are 410 people in the state and 183,750 people in the nation working in liberal arts jobs.

Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a liberal arts grad in the state is $63,920, compared to a typical salary of $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Colorado that offer liberal arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,306 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,880 Total Students

69% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. A typical student attending FRCC will pay a net price of $9,713.

#2

Pikes Peak Community College

Colorado Springs
1,261 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,204 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 71% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 93%.

521 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,887 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,866. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,100 a year.

478 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,384 Total Students

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

444 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,981 Total Students

A typical student attending Community College of Aurora will pay a net price of $16,488. Of all the students who attend this school, 70% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

410 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,250 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $28,900 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $9,098.

#7

Colorado Mountain College

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

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 18% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 70% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $6,690.

305 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,544 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 21% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,900 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $9,527.

303 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
3,110 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,700 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Adams State will pay a net price of $14,229. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it.

269 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,197 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $23,800 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Liberal Arts General Studies Careers in CO

Some of the careers liberal arts majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Professors 24% $55,920

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