OpenSite

Get Started!

School Finder

Start here to find your school

1
2
3

Political Science Schools in Colorado

There are 14 schools in the state of Colorado offering political science programs. 792 students graduated with degrees from Colorado political science schools in 2010. 725 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 62 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

775 students graduate from political science programs in Colorado, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from political science programs. Specifically, 725 students graduated with a political science degree at the bachelor's level, 62 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

14 political science schools are in this state. And out of these, while three schools are private, 11 schools are public. While public political science school tuition varies from $4,093 to $8,511, tuition at a private political science school varies from $30,598 to $38,898.

Average tuition for political science programs is $14,767. While the lowest tuition in Colorado, which is $4,093 every year, is at Metropolitan State College of Denver, the highest tuition for political science programs, which is $38,898 every year, is at Colorado College.

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

Political Science Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

775 students graduate from political science programs in Colorado, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from political science programs. Specifically, 725 students graduated with a political science degree at the bachelor's level, 62 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Political Science Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 730
  • Bachelor 2007: 736
  • Bachelor 2008: 715
  • Bachelor 2009: 705
  • Bachelor 2010: 725
  • Master 2006: 45
  • Master 2007: 41
  • Master 2008: 40
  • Master 2009: 40
  • Master 2010: 62
  • Doctorate 2006: 10
  • Doctorate 2007: 9
  • Doctorate 2008: 4
  • Doctorate 2009: 9
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Political Science Program Availability in Colorado

Colorado schools offer a total of 19 programs in political science. Of these programs, around 73.7% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Political Science Program Availability in Colorado

  • Bachelor: 14
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 2

Career Trends

Political Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Political Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Political Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37740
  • 25th Percentile: 49530
  • Median: 59950
  • 75th Percentile: 80500
  • 90th Percentile: 99460

Career Trends

Political Scientists — Employment Trend

Political Scientists — Employment Trend

Political Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53260
  • Median Salary 2007: 54830
  • Median Salary 2008: 56790
  • Median Salary 2009: 58700
  • Median Salary 2010: 59950
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Colorado vs National Political Science Employment

Colorado vs National Political Science Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 1.566% (70)

Political Science Schools in Colorado

1-14 of 14

Change Your Location

Degrees Available

Campus Setting

Acceptance Rate

% - %

Graduation Rate

% - %

Total Student Population

-

Average Math SAT

-

Average Verbal SAT

-

Average ACT Score

-

In-State Tuition

$ - $

Out-of-State Tuition

$ - $

1. The Western State College of Colorado

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

The Western State College of Colorado, which is very close to Gunnison, Colorado, is in a rural setting and Western offers one political science program. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science programs.

2. Colorado State University - Pueblo

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

Colorado State University-Pueblo offers one political science program and it is 3.7 miles from the center of the city. 7,379 students seek degrees in 34 programs at this school, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks tenth in the state of Colorado.

3. 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 program in political science and it is in the suburbs of USAFA, Colorado. 4,619 students pursue degrees in 36 Air Force programs, overall.

4. Colorado College

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

Colorado College offers one program in political science and CCU, which is 0.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Colorado Springs, CO. Overall, 2,091 students seek degrees in 45 CCU programs.

5. Fort Lewis College

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

Fort Lewis College offers one program in political science and Fort Lewis is in town of Durango, Colorado. Overall, 3,853 students seek degrees in 32 Fort Lewis programs. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science in terms of programs.

6. The University of Denver

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

The University of Denver is 4.5 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in political science. It is one of 7 research universities in Colorado. In terms of enrollment, DU ranks sixth in the state of Colorado.

7. 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 located in Denver, CO and it offers one political science program. It is a 4-year institution. This mid-sized school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science.

8. Colorado State University - Fort Collins

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

Colorado State University-Fort Collins offers three programs in political science. Of those, this university offers one bachelor's level degree in political science to students, one degree at the master's level in political science, and one doctorate level political science degree. It is near the heart of downtown. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Colorado. This research university ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of Colorado.

9. 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 program in political science. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. This big university is the sixth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science in terms of programs.

10. The University of Colorado Boulder

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

The University of Colorado Boulder offers three programs in political science. Out of those, this university offers students one political science degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level degree in political science, and one political science degree at the doctorate level. CU Boulder is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown. It is one of 7 research universities in Colorado. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science.

11. The University of Colorado Denver

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

The University of Colorado Denver is near the heart of downtown. This university offers two political science programs. More specifically, UC Denver offers one political science degree at the bachelor's level to students and one political science degree at the master's level. This large university is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Colorado. This university is the third largest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science in terms of programs.

12. Mesa State College

1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501-3122
(970) 248-1020

Mesa State College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Grand Junction, CO and Colorado Mesa offers one political science program. This school is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Colorado. It ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Colorado.

13. The University of Northern Colorado

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

The University of Northern Colorado, which is 1.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Greeley, CO and this university offers one political science program. 13,030 students pursue degrees in 87 Northern Colorado programs, overall. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science.

14. 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 political science program and this school is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 9,745 students seek degrees in 47 University of Colorado at Colorado Springs programs. In terms of programs, it is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering political science.