Colorado Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Colorado

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Colorado

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Grand Junction, Denver and Colorado Springs
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Collins, Greeley and Boulder
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Denver, Colorado Springs and Boulder

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Colorado

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Boulder, Denver and Colorado Springs

Schools for Child Care Workers in Colorado are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Colorado

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  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Undergraduate in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education, Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Master
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More Colorado Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Front Range Community College Westminster Associate 15,270
Trinidad State Junior College Trinidad Associate 1,760

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Colorado. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Child Care Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Child Care Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Fort Collins 500 $19490 0.83
Grand Junction 180 $19890 0.75
Greeley 250 $21420 0.6
Boulder 900 $25570 1.26
Colorado Springs 370 $23100 0.34
Denver 4980 $24970 0.87
Aurora 4980 $24970 0.87
Lakewood 4980 $24970 0.87
Pueblo 180 $19180 0.77
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