Nursing Schools
In Colorado Springs, Colorado

In Colorado Springs, there are 4 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Colorado Springs, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Nursing Employment

Colorado Springs 8,040
Colorado 70,230

Exactly 8,040 of Colorado's 70,230 nursing professionals work in Colorado Springs. There has been a 27% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Colorado Springs between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Colorado Springs has decreased.

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Nursing employment growth

60,650 64,130 68,370 71,080 70,230
6,310 7,360 7,980 7,850 8,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Colorado Springs

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Colorado Springs

$55,074 $48,760 $54,958 $52,944 $58,083
$39,190 $40,960 $42,210 $43,790 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Colorado Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colorado Springs

As the number of nursing professionals in Colorado Springs has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Colorado Springs reportedly earned an average salary of $58,083 per year. Nursing professionals in Colorado Springs made a yearly average salary of $55,074, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Colorado Springs is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Colorado Springs

10th percentile
$39,285
25th percentile
$46,175
50th percentile
$54,120
75th percentile
$65,525
90th percentile
$84,428

Nursing professionals in Colorado Springs earn a median salary of $54,120 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,285 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $84,428 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Colorado Springs

Nursing
$58,083
BSN
$64,920
RN to BSN
$64,920
Gerontology
$67,300
Forensic Nursing
$100,690

Colorado Springs nursing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Colorado Springs

4

Many of Colorado Springs' nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Colorado Springs

associate
2
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Colorado Springs' nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Colorado Springs

associate
116
bachelor
121
master
24
doctor
8
Certificate
226
Total495

Approximately 495 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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