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Chemistry Schools in Colorado

There are 15 schools in the state of Colorado offering chemistry programs. 261 students graduated with degrees from Colorado chemistry schools in 2010. 211 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 27 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

270 students graduate from programs in Colorado in chemistry, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of chemistry students who schools in the United States graduate. More specifically, 211 students graduated with a degree in chemistry at the bachelor's level, 23 with a degree at the master's level, and 27 with a degree at the doctorate level.

15 chemistry schools are located in this southwestern state. And of these, while 12 schools are public, three schools are private. While public chemistry school tuition varies from $4,093 to $13,425, private chemistry school tuition varies from $30,598 to $38,898.

Average tuition for programs in chemistry is $14,948. While the highest tuition for chemistry programs, which is $38,898 each year, is at Colorado College, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,093 per year, is at Metropolitan State College of Denver.

Chemistry schools in this state offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Chemistry Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

270 students graduate from programs in Colorado in chemistry, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of chemistry students who schools in the United States graduate. More specifically, 211 students graduated with a degree in chemistry at the bachelor's level, 23 with a degree at the master's level, and 27 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Chemistry Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 214
  • Bachelor 2007: 191
  • Bachelor 2008: 211
  • Bachelor 2009: 234
  • Bachelor 2010: 211
  • Master 2006: 24
  • Master 2007: 36
  • Master 2008: 33
  • Master 2009: 29
  • Master 2010: 23
  • Doctorate 2006: 53
  • Doctorate 2007: 56
  • Doctorate 2008: 35
  • Doctorate 2009: 42
  • Doctorate 2010: 27

Chemistry Program Availability in Colorado

Colorado schools offer a total of 27 programs in chemistry. Of these programs, 59.3% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Chemistry Program Availability in Colorado

  • Bachelor: 16
  • Master: 6
  • Doctorate: 5

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35010
  • 25th Percentile: 47500
  • Median: 66720
  • 75th Percentile: 88420
  • 90th Percentile: 112590

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28000
  • 25th Percentile: 33360
  • Median: 43640
  • 75th Percentile: 57960
  • 90th Percentile: 74520

Chemists — Employment Trend

Chemists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60200
  • Median Salary 2007: 66170
  • Median Salary 2008: 71990
  • Median Salary 2009: 74010
  • Median Salary 2010: 66720
  • Total Employed 2006: 1560
  • Total Employed 2007: 1740
  • Total Employed 2008: 1760
  • Total Employed 2009: 1660
  • Total Employed 2010: 1560

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40540
  • Median Salary 2007: 41930
  • Median Salary 2008: 46040
  • Median Salary 2009: 48030
  • Median Salary 2010: 43640
  • Total Employed 2006: 1170
  • Total Employed 2007: 1160
  • Total Employed 2008: 1320
  • Total Employed 2009: 1350
  • Total Employed 2010: 1050

Colorado vs National Chemistry Employment

Colorado vs National Chemistry Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 1.869% (2610)

Chemistry Schools in Colorado

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1. Adams State College

208 Edgemont Blvd
Alamosa, CO 81102
(719) 587-7011

Adams State College offers one chemistry program and it is in Alamosa, CO. Adams State is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Colorado. This school is the second biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry in terms of programs.

2. The Colorado School of Mines

1500 Illinois St
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 273-3000

The Colorado School of Mines is located in the suburbs of Golden, Colorado. Mines offers three programs in chemistry. Out of those, this university offers one bachelor's level degree in chemistry to students, one master's level degree in chemistry, and one doctorate level degree in chemistry. This public university is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry programs.

3. The Western State College of Colorado

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

The Western State College of Colorado offers one program in chemistry and this school, which is very close to Gunnison, Colorado, is located in a rural setting. Overall, 2,325 students seek degrees in 22 WSC programs.

4. Colorado State University - Pueblo

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

Colorado State University-Pueblo offers one program in chemistry and this school is 3.7 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 31 public post-secondary institutions in Colorado.

5. The United States Air Force Academy

2304 Cadet Drive Suite 2300
USAFA, CO 80840-5002
(719) 333-6481

The United States Air Force Academy offers one chemistry program and the Air Force is in the suburbs of USAFA, Colorado. Overall, 4,619 students pursue degrees in 36 programs at this liberal arts college.

6. Colorado College

14. E Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 389-6000

Colorado College, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Colorado Springs, CO and CCU offers one program in chemistry. CCU is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Colorado. CCU is the third biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry in terms of programs.

7. Fort Lewis College

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

Fort Lewis College is located in town of Durango, Colorado and Fort Lewis offers one chemistry program. 3,853 students seek degrees in 32 Fort Lewis programs, overall. This school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry in terms of programs.

8. The University of Denver

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

The University of Denver is near the heart of downtown. DU offers four programs in chemistry. Specifically, this university offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in chemistry, one master's level degree in chemistry, and one doctorate level degree in chemistry. 11,842 students seek degrees in 176 programs at DU, overall. In terms of enrollment, this mid-sized university ranks seventh in the state of Colorado.

9. 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 in Denver, CO and this school offers one program in chemistry. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry in terms of programs.

10. Colorado State University - Fort Collins

102 Administration Building
Fort Collins, CO 80523-0100
(970) 491-1101

Colorado State University-Fort Collins offers three chemistry programs. More specifically, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in chemistry, one master's level degree in chemistry, and one doctorate level chemistry degree. This university is 0.7 miles from the center of the city. 30,155 students seek degrees in 159 Colorado State University-Fort Collins programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry.

11. 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 chemistry and it is near the center of the city. Metro State is a public, 4-year, research institution.

12. The University of Colorado Boulder

Regent Drive at Broadway
Boulder, CO 80309-0017
(303) 492-1411

The University of Colorado Boulder is 0.8 miles from the center of the city. It offers three programs in chemistry. Of those, Colorado offers one degree at the bachelor's level in chemistry to students, one master's level chemistry degree, and one chemistry degree at the doctorate level. 32,697 students seek degrees in 158 programs at this university, overall. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry programs.

13. The University of Colorado Denver

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

The University of Colorado Denver offers two chemistry programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level chemistry degree by CU Denver and one chemistry degree at the master's level. This large university is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 24,108 students seek degrees in 119 programs at CU Denver. UCD is the fifth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry in terms of programs.

14. The University of Northern Colorado

Carter Hall - Rm 4000
Greeley, CO 80639
(970) 351-1890

The University of Northern Colorado, which is near the center of the city, is located in Greeley, CO. This university offers three programs in chemistry. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level chemistry degree by this large university, one chemistry degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level chemistry degree. 13,030 students seek degrees in 87 programs at this university, overall. In terms of programs, Northern Colorado is the fifth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering chemistry.

15. The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
(719) 255-3000

The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is near the center of the city and UCCS offers one chemistry program. Overall, 9,745 students pursue degrees in 47 University of Colorado at Colorado Springs programs.