Sociology Schools In Colorado

Sociology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 14 accredited sociology schools in Colorado. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sociology in the state of Colorado, which encompasses sociology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sociology
  • Masters degree in Sociology
  • PhD degree in Sociology


Schools

  1. Adams State College

    208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, Colorado 81102

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  2. University of Colorado Denver

    Denver, Colorado 80217-3364

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  3. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

    1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918

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  4. University of Colorado Boulder

    Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0017

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Colorado College

    14. E Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903

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  6. Colorado State University

    102 Administration Building, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-0100

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

    2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80208

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Fort Lewis College

    1000 Rim Drive, Durango, Colorado 81301-3999

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  9. Mesa State College

    1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501-3122

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  10. Metropolitan State College of Denver

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

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  11. University of Northern Colorado

    Carter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, Colorado 80639

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  12. Regis University

    3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80221-1099

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  13. Colorado State University-Pueblo

    2200 Bonforte Blvd, Pueblo, Colorado 81001-4901

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  14. Western State College of Colorado

    600 N Adams, Gunnison, Colorado 81231

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Vs. National Sociology Employment

Colorado 290
National 21,140

Of all of the sociology professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Colorado state.

Employment Growth for Sociology professionals In Colorado

230 280 270 210 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Colorado, sociology is a growing field. There were 60 more sociology professionals working in Colorado in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of sociology professionals has grown by 26%. This is faster than the trend for sociology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of sociology professionals has grown by 8% between 2006 and 2010.

Sociology VS. All Professions salaries in Colorado

$56,210 $49,660 $51,625 $57,930 $61,850
$46,058 $47,685 $48,234 $49,831 $51,291
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of sociology professionals is growing, the salaries paid to sociology professionals are increasing in Colorado. Sociology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $56,210 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $61,850 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Colorado

10th percentile
$39,900
25th percentile
$46,540
50th percentile
$56,670
75th percentile
$71,810
90th percentile
$91,460

Thus, there was a 9% growth in sociology professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of sociology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid sociology professionals earning 129% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Colorado state.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Colorado

Counseling
$46,962
Criminology
$65,465
Forensic Psychology
$78,285
Mental Health
$34,832
Psychology
$78,285
School Psychology
$88,930
Sociology
$61,850
Sports Psychology
$88,930

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total20

As the number of sociology professionals is increasing in Colorado state, the number of students graduating from the 14 accredited sociology schools in Colorado state is decreasing. In Colorado, there were 828 graduates in 2006. And there were 758 graduates from sociology courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of sociology school degree or certificate graduates in Colorado by 8%. 70% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in sociology.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Colorado

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