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Health Science Schools in Colorado

There are three Colorado schools offering health science programs. In 2010, 102 students graduated from programs at Colorado health science schools. 92 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and eight of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

71 students graduate from programs in Colorado in health science, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from health science programs. Specifically, 92 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in health science, two with a degree at the master's level, and eight with a doctorate level degree.

Three health science schools are located in this state. Out of these, three schools are public. Tuition at a public health science school varies from $5,997 to $7,214.

Average tuition for health science programs is $6,598. While the lowest tuition in this state is at the University of Northern Colorado, the highest tuition for health science programs, which is $7,214 per year, is at the University of Colorado Denver.

Schools in this state offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in health science.

Health Science Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

71 students graduate from programs in Colorado in health science, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from health science programs. Specifically, 92 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in health science, two with a degree at the master's level, and eight with a doctorate level degree.

Health Science Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 12
  • Bachelor 2008: 35
  • Bachelor 2009: 26
  • Bachelor 2010: 92
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 0
  • Master 2008: 1
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 2
  • Doctorate 2006: 4
  • Doctorate 2007: 1
  • Doctorate 2008: 5
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 8

Health Science Program Availability in Colorado

Schools in this state offer a total of five programs in health science. Of these programs, close to 40% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the doctoral level and the masters level.

Health Science Program Availability in Colorado

  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 1
  • Doctorate: 2

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53290
  • 25th Percentile: 69700
  • Median: 88680
  • 75th Percentile: 112280
  • 90th Percentile: 143320

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37340
  • 25th Percentile: 48730
  • Median: 62210
  • 75th Percentile: 91680
  • 90th Percentile: 150900

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44930
  • 25th Percentile: 52130
  • Median: 78480
  • 75th Percentile: 97250
  • 90th Percentile: 117310

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 87800
  • 25th Percentile: 102440
  • Median: 119170
  • 75th Percentile: 146480
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21720
  • 25th Percentile: 26900
  • Median: 34610
  • 75th Percentile: 42960
  • 90th Percentile: 51050

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50250
  • 25th Percentile: 58660
  • Median: 69540
  • 75th Percentile: 92720
  • 90th Percentile: 114620

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48310
  • 25th Percentile: 59410
  • Median: 70890
  • 75th Percentile: 85030
  • 90th Percentile: 99030

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22720
  • 25th Percentile: 26330
  • Median: 32350
  • 75th Percentile: 44340
  • 90th Percentile: 57380

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22800
  • 25th Percentile: 29510
  • Median: 37720
  • 75th Percentile: 49910
  • 90th Percentile: 60470

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39270
  • 25th Percentile: 57080
  • Median: 89360
  • 75th Percentile: 142860
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29510
  • 25th Percentile: 42680
  • Median: 62190
  • 75th Percentile: 95650
  • 90th Percentile: 106360

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21070
  • 25th Percentile: 24450
  • Median: 30060
  • 75th Percentile: 47200
  • 90th Percentile: 60310

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25620
  • 25th Percentile: 33020
  • Median: 47860
  • 75th Percentile: 65240
  • 90th Percentile: 82350

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39450
  • 25th Percentile: 44890
  • Median: 57390
  • 75th Percentile: 76460
  • 90th Percentile: 93560

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48930
  • 25th Percentile: 57720
  • Median: 70100
  • 75th Percentile: 91080
  • 90th Percentile: 106550

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37840
  • 25th Percentile: 58170
  • Median: 81130
  • 75th Percentile: 104470
  • 90th Percentile: 140270

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15980
  • 25th Percentile: 18800
  • Median: 22120
  • 75th Percentile: 25440
  • 90th Percentile: 29255

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 123490
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

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

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30410
  • Median Salary 2007: 30210
  • Median Salary 2008: 30070
  • Median Salary 2009: 29730
  • Median Salary 2010: 32350
  • Total Employed 2006: 1660
  • Total Employed 2007: 2080
  • Total Employed 2008: 2240
  • Total Employed 2009: 2750
  • Total Employed 2010: 2270

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63050
  • Median Salary 2007: 65140
  • Median Salary 2008: 60330
  • Median Salary 2009: 56810
  • Median Salary 2010: 57390
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77670
  • Median Salary 2007: 81770
  • Median Salary 2008: 87310
  • Median Salary 2009: 75070
  • Median Salary 2010: 78480
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 104960
  • Median Salary 2007: 111170
  • Median Salary 2008: 112570
  • Median Salary 2009: 114900
  • Median Salary 2010: 119170
  • Total Employed 2006: 1060
  • Total Employed 2007: 1090
  • Total Employed 2008: 1040
  • Total Employed 2009: 960
  • Total Employed 2010: 1010

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31630
  • Median Salary 2007: 30190
  • Median Salary 2008: 32750
  • Median Salary 2009: 32720
  • Median Salary 2010: 34610
  • Total Employed 2006: 1540
  • Total Employed 2007: 860
  • Total Employed 2008: 880
  • Total Employed 2009: 1090
  • Total Employed 2010: 970

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76880
  • Median Salary 2007: 75670
  • Median Salary 2008: 67520
  • Median Salary 2009: 76890
  • Median Salary 2010: 69540
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 490
  • Total Employed 2008: 420
  • Total Employed 2009: 560
  • Total Employed 2010: 610

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60890
  • Median Salary 2007: 63130
  • Median Salary 2008: 64760
  • Median Salary 2009: 67100
  • Median Salary 2010: 70890
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 680
  • Total Employed 2008: 710
  • Total Employed 2009: 820
  • Total Employed 2010: 1040

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75030
  • Median Salary 2007: 80540
  • Median Salary 2008: 82210
  • Median Salary 2009: 86170
  • Median Salary 2010: 88680
  • Total Employed 2006: 2900
  • Total Employed 2007: 3290
  • Total Employed 2008: 3360
  • Total Employed 2009: 3150
  • Total Employed 2010: 3110

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32940
  • Median Salary 2007: 32390
  • Median Salary 2008: 34880
  • Median Salary 2009: 37450
  • Median Salary 2010: 37720
  • Total Employed 2006: 2790
  • Total Employed 2007: 2570
  • Total Employed 2008: 2930
  • Total Employed 2009: 2960
  • Total Employed 2010: 3190

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78195
  • Median Salary 2007: 80500
  • Median Salary 2008: 84130
  • Median Salary 2009: 86745
  • Median Salary 2010: 89360
  • Total Employed 2006: 3090
  • Total Employed 2007: 3160
  • Total Employed 2008: 3110
  • Total Employed 2009: 3000
  • Total Employed 2010: 2960

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65190
  • Median Salary 2007: 78160
  • Median Salary 2008: 82790
  • Median Salary 2009: 89770
  • Median Salary 2010: 62190
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63380
  • Median Salary 2007: 66210
  • Median Salary 2008: 66310
  • Median Salary 2009: 69320
  • Median Salary 2010: 70100
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28540
  • Median Salary 2007: 31580
  • Median Salary 2008: 33440
  • Median Salary 2009: 33490
  • Median Salary 2010: 30060
  • Total Employed 2006: 1120
  • Total Employed 2007: 1680
  • Total Employed 2008: 1580
  • Total Employed 2009: 1510
  • Total Employed 2010: 1520

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45400
  • Median Salary 2007: 44730
  • Median Salary 2008: 43020
  • Median Salary 2009: 45990
  • Median Salary 2010: 47860
  • Total Employed 2006: 1040
  • Total Employed 2007: 930
  • Total Employed 2008: 790
  • Total Employed 2009: 670
  • Total Employed 2010: 670

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71740
  • Median Salary 2007: 70440
  • Median Salary 2008: 60070
  • Median Salary 2009: 61910
  • Median Salary 2010: 62210
  • Total Employed 2006: 565
  • Total Employed 2007: 580
  • Total Employed 2008: 460
  • Total Employed 2009: 650
  • Total Employed 2010: 590

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60940
  • Median Salary 2007: 66910
  • Median Salary 2008: 75000
  • Median Salary 2009: 82550
  • Median Salary 2010: 81130
  • Total Employed 2006: 1860
  • Total Employed 2007: 1900
  • Total Employed 2008: 2090
  • Total Employed 2009: 2430
  • Total Employed 2010: 2520

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18445
  • Median Salary 2007: 18990
  • Median Salary 2008: 19670
  • Median Salary 2009: 20860
  • Median Salary 2010: 22120
  • Total Employed 2006: 85
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 105
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Employment Trend

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 110520
  • Median Salary 2007: 113780
  • Median Salary 2008: 117845
  • Median Salary 2009: 121810
  • Median Salary 2010: 123490
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Informatics Nurse Specialists — 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

Colorado vs National Health Science Employment

Colorado vs National Health Science Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 1.695% (30270)

Health Science Schools in Colorado

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1. The University of Colorado Denver

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

The University of Colorado Denver offers three health science programs. Out of those, students are offered one master's level degree in health science by it and two doctorate level health science degrees. This university is near the heart of downtown. UC Denver is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, UC Denver ranks first in the state of Colorado.

2. 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 and it offers one program in health science. Overall, 13,030 students seek degrees in 87 programs at this large university. This university ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Colorado.

3. 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 one health science program and UCCS is 4.1 miles from the center of the city. This school is one of 31 public post-secondary institutions in Colorado. In terms of programs, UCCS is the biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering health science.