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Civil Engineering Schools in Colorado

There are four Colorado schools offering civil engineering programs. 309 students graduated from programs at Colorado civil engineering schools in 2010. 187 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 93 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 326 students graduate from civil engineering programs in this state each year. This accounts for 2% of students who US schools graduate from civil engineering programs. Out of those, 187 students graduated with a degree in civil engineering at the bachelor's level, 93 with a degree at the master's level, and 29 with a doctorate level degree.

Four civil engineering schools are located in this state. And of these, four schools are public. Public civil engineering school tuition varies from $6,985 to $8,511.

Average tuition for programs in civil engineering is $7,546. The highest tuition for programs in civil engineering, which is $8,511 each year, is at the University of Colorado Boulder, while the lowest tuition in this state is at Colorado State University-Fort Collins.

Colorado schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

On average, 326 students graduate from civil engineering programs in this state each year. This accounts for 2% of students who US schools graduate from civil engineering programs. Out of those, 187 students graduated with a degree in civil engineering at the bachelor's level, 93 with a degree at the master's level, and 29 with a doctorate level degree.

Civil Engineering Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 189
  • Bachelor 2007: 180
  • Bachelor 2008: 191
  • Bachelor 2009: 224
  • Bachelor 2010: 187
  • Master 2006: 149
  • Master 2007: 104
  • Master 2008: 123
  • Master 2009: 109
  • Master 2010: 93
  • Doctorate 2006: 22
  • Doctorate 2007: 31
  • Doctorate 2008: 29
  • Doctorate 2009: 29
  • Doctorate 2010: 29

Civil Engineering Program Availability in Colorado

Schools in this state offer a total of ten civil engineering programs. Of these programs, about 40% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Civil Engineering Program Availability in Colorado

  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 3

Career Trends

Civil Engineering Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Civil Engineering Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30390
  • 25th Percentile: 36790
  • Median: 48230
  • 75th Percentile: 59230
  • 90th Percentile: 69470

Civil Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Civil Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48960
  • 25th Percentile: 60030
  • Median: 77710
  • 75th Percentile: 96000
  • 90th Percentile: 113810

Career Trends

Civil Engineering Technicians — Employment Trend

Civil Engineering Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45150
  • Median Salary 2007: 49210
  • Median Salary 2008: 48330
  • Median Salary 2009: 48270
  • Median Salary 2010: 48230
  • Total Employed 2006: 1490
  • Total Employed 2007: 1500
  • Total Employed 2008: 1300
  • Total Employed 2009: 1510
  • Total Employed 2010: 1390

Civil Engineers — Employment Trend

Civil Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70220
  • Median Salary 2007: 74950
  • Median Salary 2008: 73380
  • Median Salary 2009: 73940
  • Median Salary 2010: 77710
  • Total Employed 2006: 7990
  • Total Employed 2007: 7630
  • Total Employed 2008: 7230
  • Total Employed 2009: 7910
  • Total Employed 2010: 7330

Colorado vs National Civil Engineering Employment

Colorado vs National Civil Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 2.673% (8720)

Civil Engineering Schools in Colorado

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1. The United States Air Force Academy

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

The United States Air Force Academy is in the suburbs of USAFA, Colorado and it offers one civil engineering program. The Air Force is the only military academy in Colorado. In terms of programs, this academy is the second largest institution in the state of Colorado offering civil engineering.

2. Colorado State University - Fort Collins

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

Colorado State University-Fort Collins is 0.7 miles from the center of the city. This university offers three programs in civil engineering. More specifically, this research university offers one bachelor's level degree in civil engineering to students, one civil engineering degree at the master's level, and one civil engineering degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 30,155 students pursue degrees in 159 programs at this university. Colorado State is the largest institution in the state of Colorado offering civil engineering in terms of programs.

3. The University of Colorado Boulder

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

The University of Colorado Boulder is near the center of the city. It offers three civil engineering programs. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in civil engineering by CU, one degree at the master's level in civil engineering, and one civil engineering degree at the doctorate level. Colorado is one of 7 research universities in Colorado. CU is the second oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering civil engineering programs.

4. The University of Colorado Denver

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

The University of Colorado Denver offers three programs in civil engineering. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level civil engineering degree to students, one master's level degree in civil engineering, and one doctorate level degree in civil engineering. It is near the heart of downtown. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Colorado. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering civil engineering.