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Computer Science Schools in Colorado

There are 28 schools in the state of Colorado offering computer science programs. 710 students graduated from programs at Colorado computer science schools in 2010. 324 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 194 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 736 students graduate from programs in this state in computer science every year. This accounts for 1% of computer science students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 104 students graduated with certificates in computer science, 42 with an associate's level degree, 324 with a bachelor's level degree, 194 with a master's level degree, and 46 with a degree at the doctorate level.

28 computer science schools are in this state. Out of these, while 13 schools are private, 15 schools are public. Tuition at a private computer science school varies from $8,760 to $38,898, while tuition at a public computer science school varies from $4,093 to $8,511.

Average tuition for computer science programs is $15,988. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,093 each year, is at Metropolitan State College of Denver, the highest tuition for programs in computer science, which is $38,898 per year, is at Colorado College.

Colorado schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in computer science.

Computer Science Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

On average, 736 students graduate from programs in this state in computer science every year. This accounts for 1% of computer science students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 104 students graduated with certificates in computer science, 42 with an associate's level degree, 324 with a bachelor's level degree, 194 with a master's level degree, and 46 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Computer Science Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 53
  • Certificate 2007: 66
  • Certificate 2008: 66
  • Certificate 2009: 106
  • Certificate 2010: 104
  • Associate 2006: 67
  • Associate 2007: 40
  • Associate 2008: 26
  • Associate 2009: 33
  • Associate 2010: 42
  • Bachelor 2006: 460
  • Bachelor 2007: 374
  • Bachelor 2008: 366
  • Bachelor 2009: 388
  • Bachelor 2010: 324
  • Master 2006: 450
  • Master 2007: 364
  • Master 2008: 277
  • Master 2009: 206
  • Master 2010: 194
  • Doctorate 2006: 17
  • Doctorate 2007: 26
  • Doctorate 2008: 28
  • Doctorate 2009: 32
  • Doctorate 2010: 46

Computer Science Program Availability in Colorado

Schools in this state offer a total of 53 programs in computer science. Of these programs, approximately 39.6% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Computer Science Program Availability in Colorado

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 12
  • Bachelor: 21
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 5

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32890
  • 25th Percentile: 41280
  • Median: 53200
  • 75th Percentile: 68430
  • 90th Percentile: 84810

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46220
  • 25th Percentile: 62490
  • Median: 82380
  • 75th Percentile: 101270
  • 90th Percentile: 118530

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61550
  • 25th Percentile: 77270
  • Median: 96100
  • 75th Percentile: 117930
  • 90th Percentile: 140030

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48930
  • 25th Percentile: 62880
  • Median: 78660
  • 75th Percentile: 96010
  • 90th Percentile: 114150

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49940
  • 25th Percentile: 64740
  • Median: 81900
  • 75th Percentile: 102810
  • 90th Percentile: 125790

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37340
  • 25th Percentile: 57280
  • Median: 76830
  • 75th Percentile: 94820
  • 90th Percentile: 121190

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 56340
  • 25th Percentile: 70330
  • Median: 89280
  • 75th Percentile: 108430
  • 90th Percentile: 132450

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53400
  • 25th Percentile: 70750
  • Median: 90840
  • 75th Percentile: 114500
  • 90th Percentile: 162180

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 81920
  • 25th Percentile: 99490
  • Median: 120060
  • 75th Percentile: 145950
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45820
  • Median Salary 2007: 47860
  • Median Salary 2008: 47880
  • Median Salary 2009: 49180
  • Median Salary 2010: 53200
  • Total Employed 2006: 14040
  • Total Employed 2007: 12490
  • Total Employed 2008: 12450
  • Total Employed 2009: 12070
  • Total Employed 2010: 14730

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66120
  • Median Salary 2007: 69580
  • Median Salary 2008: 70810
  • Median Salary 2009: 78340
  • Median Salary 2010: 82380
  • Total Employed 2006: 4930
  • Total Employed 2007: 5270
  • Total Employed 2008: 5030
  • Total Employed 2009: 4260
  • Total Employed 2010: 4350

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 82210
  • Median Salary 2007: 86950
  • Median Salary 2008: 88590
  • Median Salary 2009: 90640
  • Median Salary 2010: 89280
  • Total Employed 2006: 13590
  • Total Employed 2007: 13990
  • Total Employed 2008: 16300
  • Total Employed 2009: 18150
  • Total Employed 2010: 19960

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69550
  • Median Salary 2007: 71090
  • Median Salary 2008: 73750
  • Median Salary 2009: 75540
  • Median Salary 2010: 78660
  • Total Employed 2006: 5710
  • Total Employed 2007: 6230
  • Total Employed 2008: 7030
  • Total Employed 2009: 6800
  • Total Employed 2010: 6360

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72400
  • Median Salary 2007: 77660
  • Median Salary 2008: 80180
  • Median Salary 2009: 80800
  • Median Salary 2010: 81900
  • Total Employed 2006: 11360
  • Total Employed 2007: 9530
  • Total Employed 2008: 10040
  • Total Employed 2009: 10500
  • Total Employed 2010: 9150

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70340
  • Median Salary 2007: 74770
  • Median Salary 2008: 77810
  • Median Salary 2009: 80010
  • Median Salary 2010: 76830
  • Total Employed 2006: 6010
  • Total Employed 2007: 6520
  • Total Employed 2008: 5900
  • Total Employed 2009: 5420
  • Total Employed 2010: 4030

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 105430
  • Median Salary 2007: 112150
  • Median Salary 2008: 119090
  • Median Salary 2009: 120200
  • Median Salary 2010: 120060
  • Total Employed 2006: 4460
  • Total Employed 2007: 4390
  • Total Employed 2008: 4210
  • Total Employed 2009: 4490
  • Total Employed 2010: 4550

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88320
  • Median Salary 2007: 93230
  • Median Salary 2008: 95530
  • Median Salary 2009: 96340
  • Median Salary 2010: 90840
  • Total Employed 2006: 450
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 350
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 360

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83270
  • Median Salary 2007: 89950
  • Median Salary 2008: 93910
  • Median Salary 2009: 95390
  • Median Salary 2010: 96100
  • Total Employed 2006: 10640
  • Total Employed 2007: 14070
  • Total Employed 2008: 16000
  • Total Employed 2009: 16400
  • Total Employed 2010: 13810

Colorado vs National Computer Science Employment

Colorado vs National Computer Science Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 2.554% (77300)

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1. 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.

2. College America - Fort Collins

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

College America-Fort Collins is 4.3 miles from the center of the city. It offers two computer science programs. Specifically, students are offered one computer science degree at the associate's level by this school and one degree at the bachelor's level in computer science. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

3. The University of Phoenix - Colorado

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

The University of Phoenix-Colorado is located in Lone Tree, Colorado, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and UOPX offers one program in computer science.

4. 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 5.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Colorado Springs, CO and UPX offers one program in computer science.

5. College America - Denver

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

College America-Denver offers two computer science programs. Of those, students are offered one associate's level degree in computer science by it and one bachelor's level degree in computer science. It is near the heart of downtown.

6. Everest College - Thornton

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

Everest College-Thornton offers one computer science program and it is located in the suburbs of Thornton, Colorado. 752 students seek degrees in 12 Everest College-Thornton programs, overall. This school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science in terms of programs.

7. 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 located in the suburbs of USAFA, Colorado and this academy offers one program in computer science. It is a public 4-year institution.

8. Pueblo Community College

900 West Orman Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81004-1499
(719) 549-3200

Pueblo Community College offers two programs in computer science. Out of those, it offers one computer science certificate to students and one associate's level degree in computer science. It is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown. Overall, 7,943 students pursue degrees in 59 Pueblo Community College programs. This community college is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science programs.

9. Everest College - Colorado Springs

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

Everest College-Colorado Springs is 4.6 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one computer science program. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science.

10. Otero Junior College

1802 Colorado Ave
La Junta, CO 81050
(719) 384-6831

Otero Junior College offers one computer science program and it is located in La Junta, CO. This community college is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science in terms of programs.

11. Colorado College

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

Colorado College offers one computer science program and this school, which is 0.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Colorado Springs, CO. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution.

12. Fort Lewis College

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

Fort Lewis College is in Durango, CO and Fort Lewis offers one program in computer science. 3,853 students pursue degrees in 32 Fort Lewis programs, overall.

13. Colorado Christian University

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

Colorado Christian University is in the suburbs of Lakewood, Colorado and it offers one program in computer science. CCU is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in computer science.

14. The University of Denver

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

The University of Denver offers three programs in computer science. Specifically, this university offers one bachelor's level computer science degree to students, one degree at the master's level in computer science, and one doctorate level computer science degree. This university is near the heart of downtown. It is one of 7 research universities in Colorado. In terms of enrollment, this mid-sized university ranks fifth in the state of Colorado.

15. The Community College of Aurora

16000 E CentreTech Pky
Aurora, CO 80011-9036
(303) 360-4700

The Community College of Aurora is near the center of the city and it offers one computer science program. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. This college is the second oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in computer science.

16. College America - Colorado Springs

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

College America-Colorado Springs offers two programs in computer science. Specifically, it offers students one associate's level computer science degree and one bachelor's level computer science degree. This school is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown.

17. Regis University

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

Regis University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Denver, CO. It offers four programs in computer science. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in computer science by it, two bachelor's level computer science degrees, and one computer science degree at the master's level. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the ninth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science.

18. Colorado Technical University - Greenwood Village

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

Colorado Technical University-Greenwood Village is in the suburbs of Greenwood Village, Colorado. CTU offers three programs in computer science. More specifically, this school offers students one associate's level degree in computer science, one bachelor's level degree in computer science, and one degree at the master's level in computer science. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science.

19. Colorado State University - Fort Collins

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

Colorado State University-Fort Collins is near the heart of downtown. It offers three programs in computer science. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level computer science degree by it, one master's level degree in computer science, and one doctorate level degree in computer science. CSU is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this university is the biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science.

20. Metropolitan State College of Denver

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

Metropolitan State College of Denver is near the center of the city and this university offers one computer science program. Metro State is a public, 4-year, research institution.

21. Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs

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

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers four computer science programs. Specifically, students are offered one degree at the associate's level in computer science by this school, one bachelor's level degree in computer science, one master's level computer science degree, and one computer science degree at the doctorate level. In terms of programs, CTU is the biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science.

22. The Community College of Denver

1111 W. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204-2026
(303) 556-2600

The Community College of Denver is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in computer science. Of those, it offers students one computer science certificate and one associate's level computer science degree. Overall, 12,901 students seek degrees in 38 programs at this college. This college is the second biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science in terms of programs.

23. 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. CU offers three programs in computer science. Specifically, this university offers one bachelor's level degree in computer science to students, one degree at the master's level in computer science, and one degree at the doctorate level in computer science. 32,697 students pursue degrees in 158 programs at this university, overall. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science in terms of programs.

24. 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 computer science. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in computer science by CU Denver, one computer science degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level computer science degree. It is 2.6 miles from the center of the city. 24,108 students pursue degrees in 119 programs at this university, overall. UC Denver is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science programs.

25. Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Dr.
Littleton, CO 80160-9002
(303) 797-4222

Arapahoe Community College is in the suburbs of Littleton, Colorado. It offers two programs in computer science. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in computer science by this college and one associate's level degree in computer science. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science programs.

26. 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 Colorado Mesa offers one program in computer science. Overall, 8,130 students seek degrees in 54 Mesa State College programs.

27. Pikes Peak Community College

5675 S Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80906-5498
(719) 502-2000

Pikes Peak Community College offers two programs in computer science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in computer science by it and one associate's level degree in computer science. This community college is located in the suburbs of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Overall, 15,299 students seek degrees in 74 programs at this community college. This college is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in computer science.

28. Front Range Community College

3645 W 112th Ave
Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 404-5000

Front Range Community College is in the suburbs of Westminster, Colorado and it offers one program in computer science. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado. This community college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science programs.

29. 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 offers three computer science programs. Specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level degrees in computer science by it and one master's level computer science degree. This school is 4.1 miles from the heart of downtown. This mid-sized school is one of 31 public post-secondary institutions in Colorado. This school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering computer science.

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