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Medicine Schools in Colorado

438 Medicine students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

In terms of popularity, Medicine is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 26 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Colorado

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 438
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 438
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 438

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.3%
  • Black or African American: 1.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.3%
  • White: 58.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 31.7%

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Colorado

In this state, there are 6,080 people employed in jobs related to a medicine degree, compared to 503,310 nationwide.


Wages for Medicine Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a medicine grad in the state is $219,310, compared to a typical salary of $203,880 nationwide.


There are 2 colleges in Colorado that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

255 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,332 Total Students

The 0.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. 100% of the teachers are full time.

183 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
24,723 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.67 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $48,167 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time.

Medicine Careers in CO

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Physicians and Surgeons 22% $208,000
Family and General Practitioners 15% $208,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Nursing 6,496
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,499
Allied Health Professions 622
Allied Health Services 263
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 231
Public Health 228
Rehabilitation Professions 218
Communication Sciences 184

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