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English Schools In Colorado

In Colorado, there are 17 accredited schools where english classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of english and english training in Colorado, which includes english training at the following levels:


  1. Adams State College

    208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, Colorado 81102

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

    Denver, Colorado 80217-3364

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

    1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918

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

    Regent Drive at Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0017

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

    8787 West Alameda Avenue, Lakewood, Colorado 80226

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Colorado College

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Colorado State University

    102 Administration Building, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-0100

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

    2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80208

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

    1000 Rim Drive, Durango, Colorado 81301-3999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  10. Mesa State College

    1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501-3122

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  11. Metropolitan State College of Denver

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  12. Naropa University

    2130 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, Colorado 80302-6697

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  13. University of Northern Colorado

    Carter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, Colorado 80639

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  14. Regis University

    3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, Colorado 80221-1099

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  15. Colorado State University-Pueblo

    2200 Bonforte Blvd, Pueblo, Colorado 81001-4901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  16. United States Air Force Academy

    USAFA, Colorado 80840-5002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  17. Western State College of Colorado

    600 N Adams, Gunnison, Colorado 81231

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Professional Trends

Colorado Vs. National English Employment

Colorado 2,350
National 153,480

Of all of the english professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Colorado state.

Employment Growth for English professionals In Colorado

2,500 2,600 2,390 2,180 2,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

English is a shrinking field in Colorado. 150 less english professionals were working in Colorado in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 6% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for english professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of english professionals has shrunk by 4% between 2006 and 2010.

English VS. All Professions salaries in Colorado

$53,780 $54,727 $54,947 $56,777 $56,927
$46,058 $47,685 $48,234 $49,831 $51,291
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: English
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to english professionals are growing in Colorado. The mean salary for english professionals in 2006 was $53,780 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $56,927 per year.

Salary percentiles for English professionals in Colorado

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This represents a growth in salaries of 6%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 165% pay differential between the highest paid english professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of english in Colorado.

Average Salaries for English professionals and related professions in Colorado

Creative Writing
Liberal Arts

In Colorado, english professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 17 accredited english schools in Colorado is increasing. In Colorado, there were 1,116 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,206 graduates from english courses in 2010.

This represents a 8% increase in the number of english degree or certificate school graduates in Colorado state. 67% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in english.

English Faculty Salaries in Colorado

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The number of english faculty, growth in the field of english academia and english faculty salaries in Colorado, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching english courses to students at the bachelors degree in english, masters degree in english, and doctoral degree in english levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of english in Colorado. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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