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Video Game Design Schools in Colorado

There are four schools in the state of Colorado offering video game design programs. 29 students graduated from programs at Colorado video game design schools in 2010. 23 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and six of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 34 students graduate from video game design programs in Colorado per year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from video game design programs. Specifically, six students graduated with an associate's level degree in video game design and 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Four video game design schools are located in Colorado. And out of these, while one school is public, three schools are private. Private video game design school tuition varies from $10,665 to $36,501.

Average tuition for programs in video game design is $30,627. The lowest tuition in this state is at Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs, while the highest tuition for video game design programs, which is $36,501 each year, is at the University of Denver.

Colorado schools offer associates degrees and bachelors degrees in video game design. No students at the undergraduate level in video game design sought masters level degrees.

Video Game Design Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

On average, 34 students graduate from video game design programs in Colorado per year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from video game design programs. Specifically, six students graduated with an associate's level degree in video game design and 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Video Game Design Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 6
  • Bachelor 2006: 16
  • Bachelor 2007: 35
  • Bachelor 2008: 40
  • Bachelor 2009: 35
  • Bachelor 2010: 23

Video Game Design Program Availability in Colorado

Schools in Colorado offer a total of four programs in video game design. Of these programs, approximately 50% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Video Game Design Program Availability in Colorado

  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 2

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

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

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

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

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

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

Video Game Designers — 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

Colorado vs National Video Game Design Employment

Colorado vs National Video Game Design Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 2.987% (30350)

Video Game Design Schools in Colorado

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1. ITT Technical Institute - Thornton

500 E 84th Ave Suite B12
Thornton, CO 80229-5338
(303) 288-4488

ITT Technical Institute-Thornton is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is located in the suburbs of Thornton, Colorado. It is one of several campuses. This school offers subjects such as game development and law enforcement. ITT offers students nine degrees at the associates level and six bachelors level degrees. 568 students pursued degrees from the 12 programs at this technical college in 2010. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredits it. This school is one of 3 technical colleges in Colorado.

2. Red Rocks Community College

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

Red Rocks Community College is in the suburbs of Lakewood, Colorado and this college offers one program in video game design. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the largest institution in the state of Colorado offering video game design.

3. The University of Denver

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

The University of Denver offers one video game design program and it is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 11,842 students seek degrees in 176 programs at this mid-sized university. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Colorado.

4. Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs

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

Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs offers one program in video game design and this school is near the center of the city. 2,947 students seek degrees in 32 CTU Colorado Springs programs, overall. This school is the second largest institution in the state of Colorado offering video game design.