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Fashion Design Schools In Colorado

Fashion Design classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited fashion design school in Colorado. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fashion design academic community in Colorado, and the future trends in fashion design training at the fashion design certificate level.


  1. Emily Griffith Opportunity School

    1250 Welton Street, Denver, Colorado 80204-2197

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Colorado Vs. National Fashion Design Employment

Colorado 100
National 15,060

Approximately 1% of the country's fashion design professionals work in Colorado state.

Employment Growth for Fashion design professionals In Colorado

40 60 70 110 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Colorado, fashion design is a growing field. 60 more fashion design professionals were working in Colorado in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of fashion design has grown by 150% in Colorado. This growth is faster than the change in the number of fashion design professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of fashion design professionals has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Fashion Design VS. All Professions salaries in Colorado

$58,690 $58,540 $61,370 $67,930 $65,280
$46,058 $47,685 $48,234 $49,831 $51,291
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by fashion design professionals is increasing in Colorado. Fashion design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $58,690 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $65,280 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Fashion design professionals in Colorado

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This represents a 10% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Colorado state, within the field of fashion design, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid fashion design professionals earn 245% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Fashion design professionals and related professions in Colorado

Fashion Design
Fashion Marketing
Fashion Merchandising
Graphic Design

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

Educational Trends

Fashion Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in Colorado


As the number of fashion design professionals is increasing in Colorado state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited fashion design school in Colorado state is also increasing. In 2006, 4 students graduated from fashion design courses in Colorado. And in 2010, 6 students graduated.

Thus there was a 50% percent increase in the number of fashion design school degree or certificate graduates in Colorado. 100% of these graduates received an undergraduate certificate in fashion design.

Fashion Design Faculty Salaries in Colorado

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