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Child Development & Psychology Schools in Colorado

347 Child Development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Child Development & Psychology is the 59th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Psychology Majors in Colorado

Child Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 347

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Psychology Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of child development majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 2.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 23.9%
  • White: 61.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 7.8%
Child Development & Psychology Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Psychology Grads in Colorado

There are 12,680 people in the state and 624,440 people in the nation working in child development jobs.

Child Development & Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Child Development & Psychology Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a child development grad in the state is $83,630, compared to a typical salary of $88,490 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

231 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
20,080 Total Students

In their early career, MSU Denver grads earn an average salary of $34,100. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.70%.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
24,910 Total Students

65% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,446. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
7,587 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 19%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,344. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
6,908 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $24,422. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 45% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid.

Child Development & Psychology Careers in CO

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 34% $84,410
Psychology Professors 31% $60,510
Psychologists 17% $95,710
Managers 16% $127,750

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

Major Annual Graduates in CO
General Psychology 1,795
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 974
Other Psychology 68

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