Liberal Arts Schools
In Denver, Colorado

There are 6 liberal arts schools in Denver for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in Denver, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Liberal Arts Certificate
  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts
  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts
  • Masters degree in Liberal Arts


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Liberal Arts Employment

Denver 480
Colorado 1,240

Exactly 480 of the 1,240 liberal arts professionals employed in Colorado, work in Denver. The number of liberal arts professionals in Denver has grown by 17% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Liberal Arts employment growth

910 980 970 990 1,240
410 380 370 370 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$49,740 $51,380 $51,750 $52,740 $55,730
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

In Denver, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. Denver liberal arts professionals made $55,730 per year, on average, in 2010. Liberal arts professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $49,740, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Denver.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Denver

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Liberal arts professionals in Denver make a median yearly salary of $46,230. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 164%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,140 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,010 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Denver

Liberal Arts

Liberal arts professional salaries in Denver are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Denver


There are 6 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Denver's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Denver's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Denver


Approximately 434 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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