Educational Leadership Schools In Colorado

Colorado has 12 accredited educational leadership schools where educational leadership faculty who teach educational leadership classes can find employment. The trends in Colorado's educational leadership academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in educational leadership includes educational leadership training at the following levels:

  • Educational Leadership Certificate
  • Masters degree in Educational Leadership
  • PhD degree in Educational Leadership


Schools

  1. University of Colorado Denver

    Denver, Colorado 80217-3364

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  2. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

    1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918

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  3. University of Colorado Boulder

    Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0017

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Colorado Christian University

    8787 West Alameda Avenue, Lakewood, Colorado 80226

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  5. Colorado State University

    102 Administration Building, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-0100

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. University of Denver

    2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80208

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. University of Northern Colorado

    Carter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, Colorado 80639

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  8. Regis University

    3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80221-1099

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  9. University of Phoenix-Colorado Campus

    10004 Park Meadows Dr, Lone Tree, Colorado 80124-5453

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  10. University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado Campus

    5725 Mark Dabling Blvd., Colorado Springs, Colorado 80919-2221

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  11. Argosy University-Denver

    7600 East Eastman Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80231

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  12. Aspen University

    720 S Colorado Blvd Ste 1150N, Denver, Colorado 80246

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Vs. National Educational Leadership Employment

Colorado 6,700
National 411,430

Approximately 2% of the country's educational leadership professionals work in Colorado state.

Employment Growth for Educational leadership professionals In Colorado

6,420 6,410 6,200 6,170 6,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of educational leadership professionals is growing in Colorado. 280 more educational leadership professionals were working in Colorado in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Colorado, this field has grown by 4% in four years. This growth is slower than the national trend for educational leadership professionals which shows a 5% increase in the number of educational leadership professionals working around the nation.

Educational Leadership VS. All Professions salaries in Colorado

$66,018 $69,613 $72,448 $75,255 $75,645
$46,058 $47,685 $48,234 $49,831 $51,291
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Educational Leadership
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Colorado, as the number of educational leadership professionals is growing, the salaries earned by educational leadership professionals are increasing. In 2006 educational leadership professionals made a mean salary of $66,018 per year, and in 2010 they made $75,645 per year.

Salary percentiles for Educational leadership professionals in Colorado

10th percentile
$47,490
25th percentile
$57,738
50th percentile
$72,360
75th percentile
$89,290
90th percentile
$111,602

Thus, there was a 13% growth in educational leadership professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of educational leadership, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid educational leadership professionals earning 135% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Colorado state.

Average Salaries for Educational leadership professionals and related professions in Colorado

Educational Leadership
$75,645
Special Education
$52,730
Teaching
$60,109

In Colorado, educational leadership professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Educational Leadership programs available for each degree type for all schools in Colorado

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
20
doctor
11
Certificate
9
Total40

As the number of educational leadership professionals is increasing in Colorado state, the number of students graduating from the 12 accredited educational leadership schools in Colorado state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,259 educational leadership graduates from educational leadership courses in Colorado and in 2010 there were 970 graduates.

This represents a 23% decrease in the number of educational leadership degree or certificate school graduates in Colorado state. 50% of these graduates received an master's degree in educational leadership.

Educational Leadership Faculty Salaries in Colorado

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