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Nursing Schools in Thornton, Colorado

There are 18 schools near Thornton, CO offering nursing programs. In 2010, 3,715 students graduated from programs at Thornton nursing schools. 1,955 of all these students graduated with certificates and 1,025 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 3,451 students graduate from programs in Thornton in nursing per year. This accounts for approximately 69% of nursing students who Colorado schools graduate. More specifically, 1,955 students graduated with certificates in nursing, 432 with an associate's level degree, 1,025 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 280 with a degree at the master's level, and 23 with a doctorate level degree.

18 nursing schools are located in Thornton. Out of these, ten schools are public, while eight schools are private. Tuition at a public nursing school varies from $4,093 to $7,214, while tuition at a private nursing school varies from $10,120 to $30,598.

Average tuition for nursing programs is $12,427. The highest tuition for nursing programs, which is $30,598 per year, is at Regis University, while the lowest tuition in Thornton, which is $4,093 every year, is at Metropolitan State College of Denver.

Thornton schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing nursing.

Nursing Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Thornton, Colorado

On average, 3,451 students graduate from programs in Thornton in nursing per year. This accounts for approximately 69% of nursing students who Colorado schools graduate. More specifically, 1,955 students graduated with certificates in nursing, 432 with an associate's level degree, 1,025 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 280 with a degree at the master's level, and 23 with a doctorate level degree.

Nursing Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Thornton, Colorado

  • Certificate 2006: 1809
  • Certificate 2007: 1561
  • Certificate 2008: 1632
  • Certificate 2009: 1698
  • Certificate 2010: 1955
  • Associate 2006: 444
  • Associate 2007: 408
  • Associate 2008: 460
  • Associate 2009: 520
  • Associate 2010: 432
  • Bachelor 2006: 739
  • Bachelor 2007: 775
  • Bachelor 2008: 755
  • Bachelor 2009: 979
  • Bachelor 2010: 1025
  • Master 2006: 248
  • Master 2007: 272
  • Master 2008: 307
  • Master 2009: 317
  • Master 2010: 280
  • Doctorate 2006: 15
  • Doctorate 2007: 29
  • Doctorate 2008: 33
  • Doctorate 2009: 25
  • Doctorate 2010: 23

Nursing Program Availability in Thornton, Colorado

Schools in Thornton offer a total of 44 programs in nursing. Of these programs, around 36.4% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level, the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Nursing Program Availability in Thornton, Colorado

  • Certificate: 16
  • Associate: 9
  • Bachelor: 9
  • Master: 6
  • Doctorate: 4

Nurse Anesthetists — Salary by Percentile

Nurse Anesthetists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34830
  • 25th Percentile: 44990
  • Median: 69140
  • 75th Percentile: 95920
  • 90th Percentile: 108290

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36890
  • 25th Percentile: 41440
  • Median: 46090
  • 75th Percentile: 52130
  • 90th Percentile: 58120

Critical Care Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Critical Care Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49670
  • 25th Percentile: 57480
  • Median: 69190
  • 75th Percentile: 81240
  • 90th Percentile: 92370

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50880
  • 25th Percentile: 64990
  • Median: 80640
  • 75th Percentile: 100040
  • 90th Percentile: 120220

Nurse Anesthetists — Employment Trend

Nurse Anesthetists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47420
  • Median Salary 2007: 56050
  • Median Salary 2008: 64170
  • Median Salary 2009: 62980
  • Median Salary 2010: 69140
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40740
  • Median Salary 2007: 43310
  • Median Salary 2008: 45170
  • Median Salary 2009: 46150
  • Median Salary 2010: 46090
  • Total Employed 2006: 3120
  • Total Employed 2007: 3170
  • Total Employed 2008: 3130
  • Total Employed 2009: 3060
  • Total Employed 2010: 2820

Critical Care Nurses — Employment Trend

Critical Care Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61690
  • Median Salary 2007: 64560
  • Median Salary 2008: 67350
  • Median Salary 2009: 69310
  • Median Salary 2010: 69190
  • Total Employed 2006: 19240
  • Total Employed 2007: 19800
  • Total Employed 2008: 21500
  • Total Employed 2009: 22360
  • Total Employed 2010: 22170

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71600
  • Median Salary 2007: 79300
  • Median Salary 2008: 80320
  • Median Salary 2009: 79940
  • Median Salary 2010: 80640
  • Total Employed 2006: 6760
  • Total Employed 2007: 5830
  • Total Employed 2008: 6160
  • Total Employed 2009: 6590
  • Total Employed 2010: 6150

Thornton vs Colorado Nursing Employment

Thornton vs Colorado Nursing Employment

  • Employed in Thornton: 54.277% (31410)

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1. Aims Community College

5401 W. 20th St.
Greeley, CO 80632
(970) 330-8008

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2. Arapahoe Community College

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

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3. Colorado Christian University

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

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4. Colorado Technical University - Greenwood Village

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

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5. The Community College of Denver

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

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6. Concorde Career College - Aurora

111 N. Havana Street
Aurora, CO 80010-4314
(303) 861-1151

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7. The Denver School of Nursing

1401 19th St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 292-0015

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8. Emily Griffith Technical College

1250 Welton Street
Denver, CO 80204-2197
(720) 423-4700

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9. Front Range Community College

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

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10. Metropolitan State College of Denver

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

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11. National American University - Denver

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

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12. Pickens Technical College

500 Airport Blvd
Aurora, CO 80011-9307
(303) 344-4910x27734

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13. Platt College - Aurora

3100 S Parker Rd
Aurora, CO 80014-3141
(303) 369-5151

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14. Red Rocks Community College

13300 W Sixth Ave
Lakewood, CO 80228-1255
(303) 914-6600

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15. Regis University

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

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16. The University of Colorado Denver

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

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17. The University of Northern Colorado

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

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18. The University of Phoenix - Colorado

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