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Health Sciences & Services Schools in Colorado

160 students earned Health Science degrees in Colorado in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Health Sciences & Services is the 16th most popular major out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Health Sciences & Services Majors in Colorado

Health Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 128
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 21
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4
Master’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a health science major is more popular with women than with men.

Health Sciences & Services Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health science majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 24.4%
  • White: 56.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.9%
  • Other Races: 7.5%
Health Sciences & Services Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Sciences & Services Grads in Colorado

There are 1,570 people in the state and 114,910 people in the nation working in health science jobs.

Health Sciences & Services Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Health Sciences & Services Jobs in Colorado

Health Science grads earn an average of $42,000 in the state and $43,480 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Colorado that offer health science degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
12,930 Total Students

59% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 93% of students get financical aid.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
12,807 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,600 after graduation. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at UCCS.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,283 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $9,713. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 69% get financial aid.

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

76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,446.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
20,080 Total Students

73% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 5.07 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.70%.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,597 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,100 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,300 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 8.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time.

#8

Pikes Peak Community College

Colorado Springs
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,655 Total Students

93% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Health Sciences & Services Careers in CO

Some of the careers health science majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Community Health Workers 32% $38,830

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

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

View all majors related to Health Sciences & Services

View Nationwide Health Sciences & Services Report

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