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Accounting Schools in Colorado

There are 24 Colorado schools offering accounting programs. 1,319 students graduated with degrees from Colorado accounting schools in 2010. 726 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 335 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,241 students graduate from programs in this state in accounting, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from accounting programs. Out of those, two students graduated with accounting certificates, 335 with an associate's level degree, 726 with a bachelor's level degree, and 256 with a master's level degree.

24 accounting schools are located in this state. Out of these, while 17 schools are private, seven schools are public. While tuition at a public accounting school varies from $4,093 to $7,214, private accounting school tuition varies from $8,760 to $36,501.

Average tuition for programs in accounting is $16,170. While the highest tuition for accounting programs, which is $36,501 every year, is at the University of Denver, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,093 each year, is at Metropolitan State College of Denver.

Colorado accounting schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Accounting Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

1,241 students graduate from programs in this state in accounting, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from accounting programs. Out of those, two students graduated with accounting certificates, 335 with an associate's level degree, 726 with a bachelor's level degree, and 256 with a master's level degree.

Accounting Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 9
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 4
  • Certificate 2009: 5
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Associate 2006: 91
  • Associate 2007: 70
  • Associate 2008: 246
  • Associate 2009: 473
  • Associate 2010: 335
  • Bachelor 2006: 397
  • Bachelor 2007: 567
  • Bachelor 2008: 723
  • Bachelor 2009: 809
  • Bachelor 2010: 726
  • Master 2006: 94
  • Master 2007: 127
  • Master 2008: 190
  • Master 2009: 286
  • Master 2010: 256

Accounting Program Availability in Colorado

Schools in Colorado offer a total of 41 accounting programs. Of these programs, 48.8% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Accounting Program Availability in Colorado

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 20
  • Master: 8

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39200
  • 25th Percentile: 48400
  • Median: 62570
  • 75th Percentile: 83680
  • 90th Percentile: 110230

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54970
  • Median Salary 2007: 57840
  • Median Salary 2008: 59880
  • Median Salary 2009: 60700
  • Median Salary 2010: 62570
  • Total Employed 2006: 23940
  • Total Employed 2007: 26760
  • Total Employed 2008: 27670
  • Total Employed 2009: 29110
  • Total Employed 2010: 28530

Colorado vs National Accounting Employment

Colorado vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 2.660% (28530)

Accounting Schools in Colorado

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1. Everest College - Aurora

14280 East Jewell Ave
Aurora, CO 80012-5692
(303) 745-6244

Everest College-Aurora is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown and this school offers one program in accounting. In terms of programs, this school is the eighth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

2. Lamar Community College

2401 S Main St
Lamar, CO 81052-3999
(719) 336-2248

Founded in 1937, Lamar Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in Lamar, CO. This college offers subjects including business and advanced nursing. This college offers students six certificates and 11 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 1,051 students sought degrees from the 16 programs at this college. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado.

3. College America - Fort Collins

4601 South Mason St
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 225-4860

College America-Fort Collins is near the heart of downtown. This school offers two accounting programs. Specifically, this school offers one associate's level degree in accounting to students and one bachelor's level accounting degree. Overall, 477 students seek degrees in nine College America-Fort Collins programs.

4. Colorado Northwestern Community College

500 Kennedy Drive
Rangely, CO 81648-3598
(970) 675-2261

Colorado Northwestern Community College is located in Rangely, Colorado, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one program in accounting. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

5. The University of Phoenix - Colorado

10004 Park Meadows Dr
Lone Tree, CO 80124-5453
(303) 755-9090

The University of Phoenix-Colorado, which is very close to Lone Tree, Colorado, is located in a rural setting. UOPX offers two programs in accounting. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level accounting degree by Phoenix and one master's level accounting degree. In terms of programs, Phoenix is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

6. National American University - Denver

1325 S. Colorado Boulevard- Suite 100
Denver, CO 80222-3308
(303) 876-7100

National American University-Denver offers two accounting programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level accounting degrees by it. It is near the heart of downtown. 449 students seek degrees in 21 programs at this very small school, overall. NAU is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting programs.

7. The University of Phoenix - Southern Colorado

5725 Mark Dabling Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80919-2221
(719) 235-4028

The University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado, which is near the center of the city, is in Colorado Springs, CO and Phoenix offers one accounting program. Overall, 727 students pursue degrees in 26 UOPX programs.

8. DeVry University - Colorado

1870 West 122nd Avenue
Westminster, CO 80234-2010
(303) 280-7400

DeVry University-Colorado offers one accounting program and this school is located in the suburbs of Westminster, Colorado. Overall, 2,006 students seek degrees in 20 programs at this school. This very small school is the fourth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting in terms of programs.

9. National American University - Colorado Springs

1915 Jamboree Drive ste 185
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
(719) 590-8300

National American University-Colorado Springs is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in accounting. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

10. The Western State College of Colorado

600 N Adams
Gunnison, CO 81231
(970) 943-0120

The Western State College of Colorado is located in Gunnison, Colorado, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in accounting. Overall, 2,325 students seek degrees in 22 WSC programs.

11. College America - Denver

1385 S Colorado Blvd.- 5th Floor
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 300-8740

College America-Denver is 4.0 miles from the center of the city. This school offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, it offers one accounting degree at the associate's level to students and one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting. Overall, 792 students seek degrees in nine College America-Denver programs.

12. Colorado State University - Pueblo

2200 Bonforte Blvd
Pueblo, CO 81001-4901
(719) 549-2100

Colorado State University-Pueblo offers one accounting program and it is near the heart of downtown. It is one of 31 public post-secondary institutions in Colorado. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting programs.

13. Everest College - Thornton

9065 Grant St
Thornton, CO 80229
(303) 457-2757

Everest College-Thornton offers one program in accounting and this school is in the suburbs of Thornton, Colorado. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in accounting.

14. Johnson & Wales University - Denver

7150 Montview Blvd
Denver, CO 80220
(303) 256-9300

Johnson & Wales University-Denver Is 4.3 miles from the heart of downtown. Johnson & Wales Offers two accounting programs. More specifically, it offers students one accounting degree at the associate's level and one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting. In terms of programs, JWU is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

15. Everest College - Colorado Springs

1815 Jet Wing Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 638-6580

Everest College-Colorado Springs is near the heart of downtown and it offers one accounting program. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

16. Fort Lewis College

1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301-3999
(970) 247-7010

Fort Lewis College is in town of Durango, Colorado and it offers one program in accounting. Overall, 3,853 students seek degrees in 32 Fort Lewis programs. In terms of enrollment, it ranks eighth in the state of Colorado.

17. Colorado Christian University

8787 West Alameda Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80226
(303) 963-3000

Colorado Christian University is located in the suburbs of Lakewood, Colorado. CCU offers two programs in accounting. Specifically, this school offers students one accounting certificate and one bachelor's level accounting degree. 2,733 students pursue degrees in 54 programs at this school, overall. It is the biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting in terms of programs.

18. The University of Denver

2199 S. University Blvd
Denver, CO 80208
(303) 871-2000

The University of Denver offers two accounting programs. More specifically, DU offers one accounting degree at the bachelor's level to students and one accounting degree at the master's level. This mid-sized university is near the center of the city. It is one of 7 research universities in Colorado. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

19. College America - Colorado Springs

3645 Citadel Drive South
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
(719) 622-3600x1200

College America-Colorado Springs is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Colorado Springs, CO. It is one of several campuses. This school offers three associates level degrees and four degrees at the bachelors level to students. 564 students sought degrees from the five programs at this very small school in 2010. It offers subjects including business administration and healthcare. This school is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

20. Regis University

3333 Regis Blvd
Denver, CO 80221-1099
(800) 388-2366x2111

Regis University, which is 4.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Denver, CO. It offers three accounting programs. Specifically, students are offered one accounting certificate by it, one bachelor's level accounting degree, and one degree at the master's level in accounting. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in accounting.

21. Colorado Technical University - Greenwood Village

5775 Denver Tech Ctr Blvd
Greenwood Village, CO 80111-3201
(303) 694-6600

Colorado Technical University-Greenwood Village offers three programs in accounting. Out of those, it offers students one associate's level accounting degree, one bachelor's level accounting degree, and one master's level degree in accounting. Colorado Tech is located in the suburbs of Greenwood Village, Colorado. Overall, 1,230 students pursue degrees in 27 CTU programs. CTU is the third largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting in terms of programs.

22. Metropolitan State College of Denver

Speer Blvd and Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80217-3362
(303) 556-3058

Metropolitan State College of Denver offers one program in accounting and it is 0.8 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 23,948 students seek degrees in 52 Metro State programs. It is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting programs.

23. Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs

4435 N Chestnut Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80907-3812
(719) 598-0200

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs is near the center of the city. This school offers three programs in accounting. Specifically, students are offered one associate's level degree in accounting by CTU, one accounting degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level accounting degree. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. CTU Colorado Springs ranks tenth in terms of enrollment in the state of Colorado.

24. The University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver
Denver, CO 80217-3364
(303) 556-5600

The University of Colorado Denver is near the heart of downtown and this university offers one accounting program. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, CU Denver is the sixth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

25. Mesa State College

1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501-3122
(970) 248-1020

Mesa State College, which is near the center of the city, is in Grand Junction, CO and it offers one program in accounting. 8,130 students seek degrees in 54 Mesa State College programs, overall. This school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering accounting.

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