Law Schools In Colorado

Law classes faculty can choose to work at one of 43 accredited law schools in Colorado. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of law and law training in Colorado, which includes law training at the following levels:

  • Law Certificate
  • Associates degree in Law
  • Bachelors degree in Law
  • Masters degree in Law
  • PhD degree in Law


Schools

  1. Aims Community College

    5401 W. 20th St., Greeley, Colorado 80632

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  2. Arapahoe Community College

    5900 S. Santa Fe Dr., Littleton, Colorado 80160-9002

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  3. Everest College-Colorado Springs

    1815 Jet Wing Drive, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80916

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  4. University of Colorado Denver

    Denver, Colorado 80217-3364

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  5. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

    1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918

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  6. University of Colorado Boulder

    Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0017

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  7. Colorado Mountain College

    831 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81601-0233

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  8. Colorado Northwestern Community College

    500 Kennedy Drive, Rangely, Colorado 81648-3598

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  9. Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs

    4435 N Chestnut Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907-3812

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  10. Community College of Aurora

    16000 E CentreTech Pky, Aurora, Colorado 80011-9036

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  11. Delta Montrose Technical College

    1765 US Hwy 50, Delta, Colorado 81416

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  12. Denver Academy of Court Reporting

    9051 Harlan Street, Unit 20, Westminster, Colorado 80031-2901

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  13. Community College of Denver

    1111 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, Colorado 80204-2026

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  14. University of Denver

    2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80208

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  15. Front Range Community College

    3645 W 112th Ave, Westminster, Colorado 80031

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  16. Mesa State College

    1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501-3122

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  17. Metropolitan State College of Denver

    Speer Blvd and Colfax Ave, Denver, Colorado 80217-3362

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  18. National American University-Colorado Springs

    1915 Jamboree Drive ste 185, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80920

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  19. National American University-Denver

    1325 S. Colorado Boulevard, Suite 100, Denver, Colorado 80222-3308

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  20. University of Northern Colorado

    Carter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, Colorado 80639

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  21. Otero Junior College

    1802 Colorado Ave, La Junta, Colorado 81050

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  22. Everest College-Thornton

    9065 Grant St, Thornton, Colorado 80229

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  23. Pikes Peak Community College

    5675 S Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906-5498

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  24. Pueblo Community College

    900 West Orman Avenue, Pueblo, Colorado 81004-1499

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  25. Red Rocks Community College

    13300 W Sixth Ave, Lakewood, Colorado 80228-1255

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  26. Trinidad State Junior College

    600 Prospect St, Trinidad, Colorado 81082

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  27. United States Air Force Academy

    USAFA, Colorado 80840-5002

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  28. ITT Technical Institute-Thornton

    500 E 84th Ave Suite B12, Thornton, Colorado 80229-5338

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  29. Everest College-Aurora

    14280 East Jewell Ave, Aurora, Colorado 80012-5692

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  30. Institute of Business and Medical Careers

    3842 South Mason Street, Fort Collins, Colorado 80525

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  31. Remington College-Colorado Springs Campus

    6050 Erin Park Drive, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918-3401

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  32. Kaplan College-Denver

    500 E. 84th Ave., W-200, Thornton, Colorado 80229

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  33. University of Phoenix-Colorado Campus

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

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  34. Colorado Technical University in Greenwood Village

    5775 Denver Tech Ctr Blvd, Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111-3201

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  35. University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado Campus

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

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  36. Johnson & Wales University-Denver

    7150 Montview Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80220

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  37. Colorado Technical University Online

    4435 N Chestnut, Suite E, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907

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  38. Argosy University-Denver

    7600 East Eastman Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80231

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  39. Aspen University

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

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  40. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Aurora

    12500 E Iliff Ave Ste 100, Aurora, Colorado 80014

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  41. Ecotech Institute

    14001 E Iliff Ave Ste 320, Aurora, Colorado 80014

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Vs. National Law Employment

Colorado 37,700
National 2,096,250

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

Employment Growth for Law professionals In Colorado

33,650 34,580 35,580 38,140 37,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The number of law professionals is growing in Colorado. In 2010 there were 4,050 more law professionals working in Colorado than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of law has grown by 12% in Colorado. This growth is faster than the national trend for law professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of law professionals working around the nation.

Law VS. All Professions salaries in Colorado

$60,893 $61,896 $64,976 $60,714 $69,349
$46,058 $47,685 $48,234 $49,831 $51,291
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Colorado, as the number of law professionals is growing, the salaries earned by law professionals are increasing. Law professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $60,893 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $69,349 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Colorado

10th percentile
$44,028
25th percentile
$54,533
50th percentile
$67,297
75th percentile
$82,419
90th percentile
$97,541

Thus, there was a 12% growth in law professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of law, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid law professionals earning 82% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Colorado state.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Colorado

Court Reporter
$78,230
Criminal Justice
$47,736
Criminology
$65,465
Forensic Accounting
$66,213
Forensic Science
$56,680
Homeland Security
$45,790
Law
$69,349
Paralegal
$49,185
Public Administration
$91,262

In Colorado, law professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Law programs available for each degree type for all schools in Colorado

associate
38
bachelor
22
master
8
doctor
2
Certificate
23
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As the number of law professionals is increasing in Colorado state, the number of students graduating from the 43 accredited law schools in Colorado state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 2,541 law graduates from law courses in Colorado and in 2010 there were 2,924 graduates.

This represents a 15% increase in the number of law degree or certificate school graduates in Colorado state. Most of these graduates, or 41%, earned a associate's degree in law.

Law Faculty Salaries in Colorado

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