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Dentistry Schools in Colorado

In 2018-2019, 118 students earned their Dentistry degrees in CO.

A Dentistry major is the 19th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Colorado

Dentistry majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 118
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 118
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 118

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a dentistry major is equally popular with women and men.

Dentistry Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of dentistry majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 21.2%
  • Black or African American: 2.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.2%
  • White: 47.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 12.7%
  • Other Races: 5.9%
Dentistry Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Colorado

There are 8,140 people in the state and 312,480 people in the nation working in dentistry jobs.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a dentistry grad in the state is $144,880, compared to a typical salary of $122,320 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

118 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
24,910 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $41,500 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years. 76% of students get financical aid.

Dentistry Careers in CO

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 36% $116,840
Dentists 18% $131,090

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to dentistry.

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Nursing 5,709
Allied Health Services 2,253
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,226
Allied Health Professions 1,999
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,582
Dental Support Services 661
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 440
Public Health 397

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