Engineering Schools
In Fort Collins, Colorado

The city of Fort Collins has only one school where engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Fort Collins, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fort Collins Vs. Colorado Engineering Employment

Fort Collins 1,630
Colorado 40,550

Exactly 1,630 of the 26,740 engineering professionals employed in Colorado, work in Fort Collins. The number of engineering professionals in Fort Collins has shrunk by 36% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Fort Collins has decreased, overall employment in Fort Collins has increased.

Fort Collins Vs. Colorado Engineering employment growth

37,500 41,540 43,580 44,490 26,740
2,530 2,140 2,080 2,570 1,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Collins

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Fort Collins

$64,391 $68,120 $70,742 $74,450 $75,417
$38,270 $39,960 $41,990 $43,210 $44,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Fort Collins
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Collins

As the number of engineering professionals in Fort Collins has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Fort Collins engineering professionals made $75,417 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Fort Collins made an average salary of $64,391 per year. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Fort Collins is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Fort Collins

10th percentile
$45,829
25th percentile
$59,078
50th percentile
$74,422
75th percentile
$91,662
90th percentile
$99,791

Engineering professionals in Fort Collins earn a median salary of $74,422 per year. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,829 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $99,791 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Fort Collins

Civil Engineering
$52,047
Electrical Engineering
$71,750
Mechanical Engineering
$73,203
Engineering
$75,417
Software Engineering
$86,380
Computer Engineering
$96,870

On average engineering professionals in Fort Collins earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fort Collins.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Fort Collins

1

There is only one accredited engineering school in the city. Many of Fort Collins' engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Engineering Programs Offered In Fort Collins

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total13

There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Fort Collins' engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Fort Collins

associate
0
bachelor
200
master
91
doctor
26
Certificate
0
Total317

Approximately 317 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Fort Collins, Colorado

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