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Computer Engineering Schools In Colorado

Colorado has 10 accredited computer engineering schools where computer engineering faculty who teach computer engineering classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer engineering academic community in Colorado, and the future trends in computer engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Arapahoe Community College

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

    1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Colorado Boulder

    Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0017

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

    102 Administration Building, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-0100

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs

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

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Denver

    2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80208

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. United States Air Force Academy

    USAFA, Colorado 80840-5002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Colorado Technical University in Greenwood Village

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  9. Colorado Technical University Online

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Colorado Vs. National Computer Engineering Employment

Colorado 36,230
National 945,160

Of all of the computer engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 4% work in Colorado state.

Employment Growth for Computer engineering professionals In Colorado

27,370 31,480 36,260 37,790 2,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of computer engineering professionals is shrinking in Colorado. There were 24,910 less computer engineering professionals working in Colorado in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 91%. This is slower than the trend for computer engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 92% between 2006 and 2010.

Computer Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Colorado

$90,840 $95,720 $98,787 $99,813 $106,180
$46,058 $47,685 $48,234 $49,831 $51,291
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer engineering professionals is increasing in Colorado. Computer engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $90,840 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $106,180 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Colorado

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Thus, computer engineering professionals' salaries grew by 14% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Colorado state, within the field of computer engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid computer engineering professionals earn 136% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Colorado

Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Colorado


The number of students graduating from the 10 accredited computer engineering schools in Colorado is increasing. In 2006, 145 students graduated from computer engineering courses in Colorado. And in 2010, 162 students graduated.

Thus there was a 12% percent increase in the number of computer engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Colorado. Most of these graduates, or 64%, earned an bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Colorado

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